November 30, 2011The United Nations has now joined the list of high-profile public sector organizations falling victim to online security threats after hackers obtained and leaked more than 1,000 employee email addresses, user names and passwords.
November 30, 2011With the holiday shopping season now in full swing, retailers must ensure their online security fundamentals are strong enough to protect customer data and avoid potentially costly incidents.
November 30, 2011Successful password manager practices have officials at an Atlanta YMCA breathing easily following the theft of a computer containing members' personal information, according to a Channel 2 Action News report.
November 29, 2011The Korean Communications Commission recently confirmed that a data breach suffered by video game manufacturer Nexon compromised the accounts of approximately 13.2 millions subscribers, leaking a variety of personal information.
November 29, 2011As IT departments in all industries continue to craft elaborate strategies to guard against online security threats, a number of organizations seem to be overlooking the fundamentals of password protection.
November 23, 2011The Department of Homeland Security recently strengthened its stance on digital threat preparations with the selection of the Online Trust Alliance as the central provider of online security training for government employees.
November 23, 2011Keeping pace with online security threats created by dedicated teams of hackers around the world is no easy task. But according to information security expert Anup Ghosh, the data protection industry may be a victim of its inability to evolve old ideas to solve new problems.
November 21, 2011According to both hackers and security experts, some of the vulnerabilities recently discovered within public utility infrastructure could have been eliminated with something as simple as password manager software.
November 18, 2011When it comes to creating passwords, some internet users are cleverer than others. But with the latest report from SplashData, consumers can now see how their inventions stack up against the 25 worst passwords of the year.
November 16, 2011According to the latest research from the National Cyber Security Alliance and McAfee, many Americans may be suffering from a case of false confidence when it comes to their online safety and security.
November 15, 2011A growing number of companies are turning to social media sites like Facebook as an affordable means of promoting their brand and interacting with customers. However, there are a number of online security risks managers should be aware before moving ahead with projects on these platforms.
November 09, 2011Although businesses often spend considerable amounts of time and money setting up network security defenses, employee knowledge regarding proper protocol may be the missing link within a number of organizations.
November 09, 2011Constantly evolving threats in the online security community make cyberattacks nearly inevitable, according to the Financial Times. However, there are still a number of proactive steps companies can take to limit the damage associated with network breaches.