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Massive Weebly Data Breach Exposes Over 43 Million Users' Info

October 21, 2016
The exposed data includes email addresses and/or user names, IP addresses and encrypted passwords.
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Hackers Steal Data from Japanese Nuclear Facility

October 19, 2016
The hackers were able to siphon the data out of the facility for six months before they were discovered.
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Vera Bradley Acknowledges Point-of-Sale Breach

October 17, 2016
The retailer was notified by law enforcement of a 'potential data security issue' on September 15.
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43 Percent of IT Pros Say It's Difficult to Secure Data in the Cloud

October 14, 2016
And 73 percent prefer to keep their sensitive corporate data on premises rather than in the cloud, a recent survey found.
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48 Percent of Companies Don't Inspect the Cloud for Malware

October 12, 2016
Among those that do check for it, fully 57 percent have found malware, a recent survey found.
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Two Thirds of Cyber Security Pros Struggle to Define Their Career Paths

October 11, 2016
Still, 46 percent are solicited for jobs at other companies at least once a week, a recent survey found.
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49 Percent of Business Leaders Have Sent Sensitive Corporate Data from Personal Email Accounts

October 7, 2016
And 39 percent have lost business information in a public place, a recent survey found.
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98 Percent of IT Pros Admit Challenges with Incident Response

October 6, 2016
And 71 percent said incident response has become more difficult over the past two years, a recent survey found.
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97 Percent of Consumers Say They're Unsettled by Data Breaches

October 3, 2016
And 29 percent said it would take them several months to begin trusting a company again following a data breach, a recent survey found.
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One Third of Enterprises Suffered an Insider Breach in the Past 12 Months

September 30, 2016
Fully 74 percent of IT pros say their organization is vulnerable to insider threats, a recent survey found.
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76 Percent of Security Pros Say Sharing Threat Intelligence Is a Moral Responsibility

September 28, 2016
Fully 95 percent are using threat intelligence in some way, a recent survey found.
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M&A Due Diligence, Cyber Security, and the Massive Yahoo Data Breach

September 26, 2016
Verizon, which announced plans to acquire Yahoo two months ago, says it only learned of the breach last week.
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Chinese Researchers Find Major Security Flaws in Tesla Model S

September 23, 2016
The flaws enabled the researchers to fold in the rear view mirrors, pop the trunk, and activate the brakes remotely while the car was being driven.
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40 Percent of Organizations Store Admin Passwords in Word Documents

September 22, 2016
Still, 55 percent say they have evolved processes for managing privileged accounts, a recent survey found.
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28 Percent of Organizations Don't Encrypt Data in Public Cloud Environments

September 20, 2016
And 47 percent said security concerns are their main reason for avoiding cloud deployments, a recent survey found.
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FBI Urges Ransomware Victims to Report Attacks

September 16, 2016
Doing so, the FBI stated, 'provides law enforcement with a greater understanding of the threat.'
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World Anti-Doping Agency Breached by Russian Hackers

September 14, 2016
Confidential medical information for U.S. athletes including Simone Biles and Serena Williams was published online.
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DDoS Attacks Up by 75 Percent in Q2 2016

September 12, 2016
The largest attack detected in the second quarter peaked at 256 Gbps, according to Verisign.
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U.S. Small Businesses Lose $75 Billion a Year to Ransomware

September 9, 2016
Downtime resulting from ransomware attacks can cost companies more than $8,500 an hour, a recent survey found.
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