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Report: 29 million healthcare records compromised in past four years

Apr 18, 2015 5:34 pm

New report indicates almost 30 million healthcare records have been stolen in the United States over the past four years

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Small businesses plagued by successful ransomware cyberattacks

Apr 18, 2015 5:06 pm

Cybercriminals operating overseas are having their way with SMBs falling victim to ransomware cyberattacks

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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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Cybersecurity expert applauds work done by ethical hackers

Apr 17, 2015 3:43 pm

White hat hackers are helping software companies find vulnerabilities that could save them a lot of headaches down the road

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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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Aircraft could be vulnerable to cybercriminals, GAO report says

Apr 15, 2015 5:28 pm

Aircraft are increasingly connected to the outside world, and that poses significant security threats

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Kaspersky Lab helps provide CoinVault ransomware victims more options

Apr 14, 2015 10:15 pm

Kaspersky Lab and the Dutch police are providing CoinVault ransomware decryption keys online for victims to use

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Phishing is easy way for hackers to victimize users with cyberattacks

Apr 14, 2015 8:30 pm

Companies need to focus on educating employees how to spot phishing emails, as the social engineering tactic is alarmingly effective

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Cyber Caliphate hacks French TV network TV5Monde

Apr 9, 2015 11:44 pm

The pro-ISIS Cyber Caliphate hacker group temporarily crippled TV5Monde, causing a broadcast blackout, and taking over websites and social media accounts

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Businesses struggle to fight against ransomware cyberattacks

Apr 9, 2015 8:50 am

Companies are struggling to combat ransomware attacks, with employees causing problems after falling prey to social engineering tactics

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Russian government blamed for hacking White House in cyberattack

Apr 9, 2015 2:52 am

Russia is likely behind a sophisticated cyberattack targeting the White House, CNN report claims

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Linux Australia confirms it suffered a data breach of customer data

Apr 6, 2015 9:30 pm

Linux Australia confirms it suffered a data breach after hackers utilized a lesser known vulnerability

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MI6 admits the difficulties of trying to keep up with cybercriminals

Apr 3, 2015 7:26 pm

The battle to compete against criminals and terrorists using the Internet for their advantage has been difficult

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IBM outs cybercriminal group running 'Dyre Wolf' scam

Apr 3, 2015 12:48 am

The Eastern European criminal group responsible for running "Dyre Wolf" has already stolen more than $1 million from businesses

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Details how Pakistan arrested one of the most wanted cybercriminals

Apr 2, 2015 9:40 am

Additional details behind the arrest of Noor Aziz Uddin, a criminal once on the FBI cybercriminal most wanted list, begin to emerge

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Survey: 30% of companies would pay ransom to cybercriminals

Apr 2, 2015 8:24 am

It looks like at least 30% of companies would pay a ransom if compromised by cybercriminals

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US government wants to fight overseas hacking programs with sanctions

Apr 1, 2015 6:24 pm

To help put pressure on organized hacker groups overseas, US government wants to start handing out sanctions

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Cybersecurity firm outs computer spying campaign from Lebanon

Mar 31, 2015 5:50 pm

Israeli cybersecurity experts note a cyber spy campaign from Lebanon

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British Airways suspends frequent flyer program after cyberattack

Mar 30, 2015 6:35 pm

Uh-oh... British Airways is under cyberattack!

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Chinese hackers blamed in recent GitHub DDoS cyberattack siege

Mar 30, 2015 4:22 pm

GitHub faced a DDoS cyberattack that lasted more than four days, and it looks like Chinese hackers could be to blame

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Malware trap turns PCs into zombies for expanding global botnet

Mar 29, 2015 10:35 pm

G DATA spills the beans about malware trap that turns victim PCs into zombies for expanding botnet

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Data breaches lead to increased prevalence of e-file tax fraud

Mar 29, 2015 9:02 pm

After more than one year of major data breaches, there is rising e-file tax fraud, experts say

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Slack rolling out two-factor authentication after data breach

Mar 27, 2015 9:53 pm

Slack confirmed a data breach that left some user information vulnerable, and will now implement two-factor authentication

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North Korea denies hacking South Korean nuclear power company

Mar 27, 2015 10:30 am

South Korea blames North Korea for hacking its nuclear power plants

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