Here are three do's and two don'ts for responding to a data breach.
Even security-conscious enterprises like Yahoo can be compromised by attacks in which ad servers are used to deliver malware. How can you fight this 'malvertising' threat?
Using incident management to respond to data breaches quickly and effectively can help ensure a company's stock price does not decline in the wake of a breach.
Bitcoins have the potential to revolutionize business payment transactions. But they also have some security shortcomings. Here are 10 tips for keeping Bitcoins secure.
In the wake of revelations about NSA backdoors in encryption systems, organizations must do everything they can to ensure their encryption is as strong as possible.
Employee education can help prevent data breaches caused by the loss or theft of unencrypted devices, and employee monitoring is a key strategy for fighting insider theft.
Just 16 percent of adults who use mobile devices for work wipe data from old devices when they get a new one. It's important to educate employees about the BYOD risks this creates.
Hackers have found many ways to exploit digital certificates. What can you do to defend yourself against digital certificate risks?
Employees want to bring their own devices (BYOD) to the office. But are some mobile devices more secure than others?
In this second of two parts, we present more advice for security pros based on data breaches that occurred in November 2013, here focusing on how to fight hackers and malware.
In this first of two parts, we look at what security professionals can learn from data breaches that occurred in November 2013.
Despite the risks of not making security policies central to enterprise BYOD and mobility programs, many organizations are ignoring this best practice.
Hackers like the Syrian Electronic Army are finding weaknesses to exploit in the Domain Name System. Here's how to keep your organization from falling victim to a DNS attack.
As an annual contest shows, social engineering can be an effective way for hackers to obtain sensitive data. Training is one of the best ways to fight social engineering.
Dropbox lacks security features required by many enterprises. Here are tips for evaluating enterprise file sharing software, a good alternative for many companies.
Mobile and cloud-based apps create new vulnerabilities, which makes it more important than ever for developers to make their code more secure.
Want employees to pay attention to security awareness training? Make it accessible, pervasive and targeted to your audience.
Most Windows-based devices are running Java 6. Oracle is no longer releasing patches for this version of the software, which makes machines running it vulnerable to security risks.
As revelations about the NSA's security program continue to come, it's a good time to discuss workplace surveillance and when and why it might be used.
With new cyber-attacks and data breaches emerging all the time, organizations must revamp their security postures to address these challenges. The senior director of information security for Websense offers five tips for doing so.
It may not seem like a big deal if an attacker can hack into your printer. But attacks against embedded systems like printers can expose you to larger security risks.
While digital certificates play a vital security role, they also present security risks. A certificate management system is a good way to mitigate many of those risks.
The Edward Snowden affair has made enterprises all too aware of insider threats to data. From policies to software, organizations can take action to mitigate such threats.
While there is much debate over social media's impact on productivity, it clearly creates security risks. These simple practices should keep employees’ social media use from endangering the enterprise.
Reports of Android malware are rampant. Should enterprises be worried?
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