Combining existing network data loss prevention (DLP) with endpoint DLP will reveal more hidden network recesses.
Attack peaked at over 400Gbps, according to CloudFlare, the company whose infrastructure was targeted.
Networks of three medical device makers breached by unknown attackers after companies’ IP.
UK Barclays hit with stolen personal, financial information of 27K customers; sold to city traders.
MeriTalk study examines how implementation of data center consolidation, mobility, security, big data, and cloud computing, will affect state and local government IT.
Kaspersky Lab discovered a Spanish-language speaking threat actor involved in global cyber-espionage operations since 2007.
27% parents believe children are exposed to online risks, such as accessing inappropriate content or cyber bullying.
Security breaches, cyber criminals, organized attacks made it nearly impossible to keep personal, financial data private.
Number of phishing campaigns increased by 20% percent in 3Q 2013, with crimeware attacks evolving and proliferating.
Undetermined vulnerability affecting certain Linksys Wi-Fi routers is active to infect devices with a worm dubbed TheMoon.
MSFT announced global partnerships to increase cooperation between international law enforcement, private sector in combatting cybercrime, helping build safer Internet.
International Business Times
Cyber-attacks are believed to have included phishing campaigns, DDoS attacks and hacktivism.
Krebs on Security
Target breach appears to have begun with malware-laced email phishing attack sent to employees at an HVAC firm that did business with the nationwide retailer.
Although banks have evolved security measures to protect online transactions, attackers quickly adapt these countermeasures, respond with sophisticated banking botnets.
State of Security
As society becomes dependent on digital technologies, threats to security of govn. functions, industry, commerce, health care, social communication, personal information spikes.
Little-known banking Trojan has managed to infect thousands of victims’ computers without knowledge of owners.
Two-factor authentication is an extra security measure which often requires a code from an app, or an SMS message, as well as a password.
Only half of patents use parental controls on internet-enabled devices bought for children – leaving millions of youngsters potentially exposed to online threats.
Employees who use personal email, removable storage devices, cloud storage to move work files pose one of today’s biggest threats to corporate data.
US government released standards built to help companies in industries critical to the nation defend against cyber-attacks.
Security and Crisis Management
PM described control in Tripoli after ex-army official announced suspension of government, parliament in foiled coup.
Syrian government forces resumed bombardment of Yabroud, last rebel stronghold in the Qalamoun mountains.
Channel News Asia
Thousands of riot police deployed in Thai capital to clear areas occupied for weeks by protesters to force PM from office.
Car bomb exploded by convoy of UN vehicles near Mogadishu’s airport, killing six. Al-Qaeda-linked militants claimed responsibility.