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Thu, December 05, 2013 - Almost 2 million stolen website and email login credentials were found on a botnet command-and-control server, with most of the compromised accounts belonging to Facebook, Google, Yahoo, Twitter, LinkedIn and other popular services.
Thu, December 05, 2013 - Researchers from Arbor Networks and IntelCrawler identify new attacks using malware designed for point-of-sale systems
Tue, December 03, 2013 - Researchers built a covert acoustical mesh network and used audio signals to transmit data between laptops
Mon, November 25, 2013 - Leaked top secret presentation slide shows over 50,000 Computer Network Exploitation implants
Fri, November 22, 2013 - The holidays are a great time to catch up on lingering work projects, but don't let your data fall victim to the risks of the road.
Fri, November 22, 2013 - Abine's DoNotTrackMe extension is designed to prevent collection of a user's personal data
Wed, November 20, 2013 - The exposed information included email addresses and plaintext passwords
Tue, November 19, 2013 - Senior politician warns that no deal can be struck unless EU citizens do not have legal redress
Mon, November 18, 2013 - More than 60 percent of employees say it is OK to transfer work documents to personal devices or online file-sharing apps. Given that statistic, it's no surprise that companies want to rein in BYOD. However, there may be alternative: A move to company-owned-personally-enabled devices promises to give employers greater control of mobile devices without trampling on privacy.
Fri, November 15, 2013 - Famed philosopher and journalist discuss Big Data, who's to blame for its weaknesses, and what it means for our future.
Fri, November 15, 2013 - After several missed security audits, the IT team at the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare jumped into action, building an ambitious security risk framework so audit reports could be prepared in a timely fashion.
Wed, November 13, 2013 - The company will launch a product with special controls to keep company data safe
Wed, November 13, 2013 - Experts at the Open Mobile Summit discuss the future of mobility, some have a rosy view, some a darker perspective. Perhaps mobile innovation can make life easier, but what will it cost you in terms of privacy?
Wed, November 13, 2013 - Republican critics of Obamacare say website operators saw memos about a lack of security testing