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Hacker group from China has launched coordinated attacks for a decade

Apr 17, 2015 6:28 pm

A hacker group with Chinese government backing has launched numerous attacks, even against networks not connected to the Internet, according to new reports

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Gartner: Security analytics could be crucial for breach detection

Apr 17, 2015 2:45 pm

Cybersecurity is evolving and companies are adopting new security practices to try to defend security breaches

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Symantec: Hackers had a great year in 2014, looking to improve in 2015

Apr 15, 2015 5:39 pm

Cybercriminals had great success in 2014, and are looking to further improve their illicit behaviors in 2015, Symantec says

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ABI Research: Biometrics industry to reach $13.8 billion in 2015

Feb 15, 2015 4:20 pm

The security industry is booming, and biometrics will reach $13.8 billion in 2015, according to ABI Research

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Vormetric: 93% of companies face insider threat cybersecurity risks

Jan 22, 2015 10:21 pm

More than 9 out of 10 companies are vulnerable to various cybersecurity risks related to insider threats

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Report: Employees pose biggest IT cybersecurity threat to companies

Jan 14, 2015 10:09 pm

Reckless employees are giving IT security experts fits with their reckless behavior

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Government agencies face cyberattacks, largely unable to keep up

Nov 25, 2014 10:20 am

Cyberattacks are increasing, and government agencies are finding it difficult to keep up

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German government says it is under fire from foreign cyberattackers

Nov 19, 2014 3:19 pm

The German government and private companies are under fire, and it appears China and Russia are largely to blame

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81% of enterprise security staff ready to 'guarantee' data security

Nov 18, 2014 11:39 pm

Remember all those data breaches in 2013-2014? Don't worry, most IT professionals are willing to "personally guarantee" they can keep customer data secure

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Cybersecurity needs a better computing infrastructure, expert says

Jul 22, 2014 6:10 pm

Cybersecurity experts face a number of challenges to try to keep networks defended against attacks from hackers largely stealing data in bulk

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Utilities understand they face cyberattacks, but don't do enough

Jul 10, 2014 10:19 pm

Security experts are concerned that hackers will compromise utility companies and demand ransoms to be paid before turning over network access again

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Cybersecurity bill approved by Senate Intelligence Committee

Jul 10, 2014 6:33 pm

A controversial cybersecurity bill has been approved and works its way further in the legal system, but not without causing controversy along the way

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Lockheed Martin: cyberattacks have quadrupled since 2007

May 22, 2014 7:43 pm

Lockheed Martin has seen an increase of cyberattacks over the past few years, as defense contractors and government agencies try to develop better defense

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Organizations getting creative to try and stifle NSA spying

May 5, 2014 11:17 pm

Groups hope to see Internet users and companies develop new tools and techniques to help prevent National Security Agency (NSA) snooping

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Phishing cybercriminals find most success with midweek attacks

Apr 12, 2014 9:39 pm

Phishing continues to be a major problem, with cybercriminals using social engineering with a large amount of success, according to Mandiant

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Department of Homeland Security offers advice to fight 'Heartbleed'

Apr 12, 2014 6:13 am

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) also issues an alert regarding the Heartbleed OpenSSL vulnerability, urging cooperation to battle the bug

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Heartbleed OpenSSL security bug plagues millions of Internet users

Apr 9, 2014 7:30 pm

Heartbleed OpenSSL security vulnerability has hit scores of websites, leaving millions of users at risk of username and password theft, researchers say

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IRS worker takes drive home, opens up 20,000 employees to data risk

Mar 22, 2014 5:10 pm

IRS worker won't win employee of the month after opening up 20,000 coworkers to potential data theft

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Stronger effort to try and keep your mobile device secure from attack

Mar 15, 2014 1:26 am

Companies are jumping at the chance to try and offer you security solutions for your smartphones and tablets - use them, according to the experts

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Universities slow to inform students, faculty of data breaches

Mar 13, 2014 7:50 pm

Universities are under fire from cybercriminals and are slow to alert those affected by security data breaches

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NC State researchers create compromised Android detection software

Mar 8, 2014 6:20 pm

Researchers from North Carolina State University create a new Google Android malicious app detection tool

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Healthcare IT evolving, but security loopholes still cause problems

Mar 4, 2014 8:24 pm

Healthcare IT issues persist, and there is a shortage of skilled IT workers to help doctors and hospitals secure their networks

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Chinese government continues to plague U.S. with cyberattacks

Mar 2, 2014 7:35 pm

Chinese hackers are continually targeting U.S. and other western critical infrastructure, and how to combat the issue is far from easy

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Catbird Security aims to boost enterprise cloud security environment

Feb 28, 2014 5:12 am

Security Catbird teams up with Trapezoid and wants to make next-generation security products for use by companies securing information in the cloud

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NSA spying revelations cause stir in privacy and security markets

Feb 22, 2014 11:00 pm

There are new software and hardware platforms available to help try and reduce government and NSA snooping

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