Network Security 

Two Thirds of U.S. Companies Were Breached by SQL Injection Attacks in 2013

The average SQL injection breach took almost 140 days to discover, according to the Ponemon Institute.

How to Limit Heartbleed Risk Today

What can you do to reduce your risk from Heartbleed? eSecurity Planet has got you covered.

Phishing Campaign Targets World of Warcraft Players

The e-mails ask recipients for their user names, passwords, and answers to security questions.

University Urology Acknowledges Insider Breach

An administrative assistant provided patient names and addresses to a competing healthcare provider.

88 Percent of U.S. Consumers Are Worried About Data Privacy

One third of consumers have been directly impacted by the misuse of personal data in the past year, according to GfK.

Packets' Place in Network Security

Enterprises have long relied on network monitoring tools to troubleshoot connectivity problems. The same tools have evolved into an important way to ensure networks are secure.

Texas Cardiology Clinic Hacked

More than 1,400 patients' names, addresses, phone numbers, Social Security numbers and medical records were exposed.

Heartbleed Bug Exposes 900 Canadian Taxpayers' Data

The Canada Revenue Agency says some data 'that may related to businesses' was also accessed.

Mumsnet Resets 1.5 Million Passwords Following Data Breach

The Heartbleed bug was leveraged to access user names, e-mail addresses and passwords.

Plastic Surgery Provider Hacked, 480,000 People's Data Exposed

Potential clients' names, addresses, e-mail addresses, phone numbers and birthdates were exposed, along with the surgeries they were considering.

Bulgarian Credit Card Fraud Gang Dismantled

25 people were arrested, and 250 skimming devices, 2,000 blank credit cards and more than 50,000 Euros in cash were seized.

Heartbleed Especially Risky for SMBs

Enterprises with IT security staffs should find it easy to implement the patch for the Heartbleed vulnerability. But small companies may struggle to protect their websites and customers, experts say.

LaCie Acknowledges Year-Long Data Breach

Customers who made online purchases between March 2013 and March 2014 are affected.

VFW Hacked

A hacker believed to be from China accessed 55,000 VFW members' names, addresses and Social Security numbers.

ATMs on Windows XP: How Risky Is It?

Microsoft has ended official support for Windows XP. What does that mean for the security of the world's ATMs, most of which run XP?

Canada Stops Accepting Online Tax Returns Due to Heartbleed Bug

The CRA says taxpayers will not be penalized for filing their returns late.

Majority of Employees Don't Receive Security Awareness Training

A recent survey found that 56 percent of respondents have not been provided with training by their employers.

70 People Arrested for Airline Ticket Fraud

According to Europol, the arrests took place in 23 countries, in connection with 265 fraudulent ticket purchases.

Southern California Hospital Acknowledges Insider Breach

Patients' Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, addresses, birthdates and limited medical information were accessed more than a year ago.

School Loses $1.7 Million to Phishing Scam

The finance staff at St. Aldhelm's Academy replied to an e-mail asking for their banking information.

Hacked Gmail Account Exposes 1,256 Patients' Data

Patients' names, birthdates, surgical descriptions or codes, surgical dates and special surgical instructions may have been exposed.

Does Your Organization Need a Chief Trust Officer? [VIDEO]

Florida School District Publishes Employees' Social Security Numbers Online

The data was included in a document that was inadvertently made available online for two years.

Codenomicon Researchers Warn of Heartbleed OpenSSL Security Flaw

The vulnerability 'allows anyone on the Internet to read the memory of the systems protected by the vulnerable versions of the OpenSSL software.'

Kaiser Permanente Acknowledges Three-Year Data Breach

A company server was infected with malware in the fall of 2011, but the infection wasn't detected until two months ago.