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Cybersecurity experts help recommend how to choose secure passwords

May 23, 2014 1:25 am

Passwords are important to keep information secure, though users often rely on easy-to-remember, or rather simple passwords

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eBay's user records have been hacked, change your passwords ASAP

May 21, 2014 5:08 pm

eBay has announced that its internal, and customer databases have been compromised by hackers, everyone is urged to change your passwords immediately

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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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Cybercriminals greatly benefit from launching "mega breaches"

Apr 8, 2014 11:41 pm

Cybercriminals are taking their time and going after large scores, compromising companies to steal large amounts of personal information, Symantec says

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KnowBe4: Human error still compromises companies, despite security

Mar 28, 2014 5:42 pm

Security efforts are improving inside of companies, but human error and other avoidable incidents help open the door to malware, ransomware, etc

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Android corruption bug frightening security researchers

Mar 26, 2014 2:50 am

Google Android security is a work in progress, with recent corruption bug showing frightening reality of future bugs

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Malware, data breaches to cost $491 billion in 2014 alone

Mar 21, 2014 10:37 am

Piracy causes major issues for consumers and businesses relying on unlicensed copies of software

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Target security breach cost soaring past $200 million for banks

Feb 20, 2014 12:48 am

Target's recent security breach is costing banks and other financial institutions over $200 million so far

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Neiman Marcus confirms the obvious: 1.1 million customers compromised

Jan 24, 2014 2:43 pm

Neiman Marcus confirms more than 1 million customers have been affected by its recent data breach caused by malware installed at retail stores

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Microsoft: No user data taken in Skype breach

Jan 5, 2014 2:25 pm

Microsoft was able to quickly plug a security hole that allowed a hacker group to hijack the company's Skype social media accounts

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Target continuing to feel backlash after security breach

Dec 26, 2013 2:39 am

Target blames malware installed on its POS registers to the massive credit card theft

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Gamigo's breach sees 8 million logins leaked

Jul 24, 2012 4:32 am

8 million user logins leaked after Gamigo breach

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Yahoo! confirms server breach, had 400k accounts compromised as a "wake-up call"

Jul 16, 2012 8:40 am

Yahoo!'s weekend of security breaches was a "wake-up call" says hackers, compromised 400k accounts

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Valve confirms Steam hack, credit card and personal details may have been stolen

Nov 11, 2011 1:07 am

Valve confirms Steam security breach

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Steam forums are currently down, security breach is to blame?

Nov 9, 2011 3:16 am

Is a security breach to blame for the Steam forums being down?

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LulzSec disbands after '50 Days of Lulz'

Jun 27, 2011 2:07 pm

Or so it 'apparently' would seem..... for now.

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