Crashing websites, overwhelming data centers, new-gen of cyber-attacks costing millions, staining structure of internet.
Privacy under attack, but there are things you can do to protect your personal data.
Jacob’s resignation not surprising, but disappointing, analysts say.
Growing attacks reflect evolving criminality, impact grows with mobile compromises, financial fraud.
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Cyber crooks to look for new, more lucrative targets, and ones poorly secured.
Cyber-attacks have direct impact on bottom line, yet many orgs lack visibility to manage risk from perspective of business.
Interviews with leading mobile forensic experts asked opinion on top trends shaping mobile forensics.
Cyber security planning, protection is key theme on strategic agenda of boards, CEOs.
Chinese underground market awash with cyber crooks buying, selling services and devices, aimed at taking advantage of them.
Krebs on Security
Shuttered online store, notifying visitors site retooled because of security breach jeopardized customers’ credit card data.
96% of apps tested show at least one security vulnerability, an improvement.
There is no such thing as a free app.
Discussions focused on enterprise customer requirements rather than silver bullet solutions.
Ransomware with unbreakable encryption will attract cyber bandits like flies to offal.
Updated Apple whitepaper reveals interlocking, defense-in-depth architecture for iPhone, iPad OS.
Java’s prevalence on devices and lax defenses make it a favorite target of malware developers.
The rate of Internet fraud is increasing. Here’s what to do if you’re one of its victims.
FireEye 2013 Advanced Threat Report provides high-level overview of computer network attacks by APTs discovered.
We Live Security
Tech support scam, taking money for a computer problem you don’t have; this one is too interesting not to look at.
Password reset sent to users due to supposed compromise of accounts; company admitted reset was initiated by mistake.
Unknown cybercriminals made malicious changes to devices’ settings, misdirect computers to websites of choice.
Elaborate scam reported a few times in the UK in the past few months.
Security and Crisis Management
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Thai officials assessing whether to maintain state of emergency hours after two wounded in shooting at site of anti-government protests.