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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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Hutton Hotel, Kimpton Hotels Acknowledge Payment Card Breaches

September 7, 2016
Cards used at front desks and restaurants may be affected.
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Mobile Device Infections Surged by 96 Percent in First Half of 2016

September 5, 2016
And smartphones accounted for 78 percent of those infections, according to Nokia.
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SWIFT Warns of New Cyber Attacks on Banks

September 2, 2016
As many as 12 banks may have suffered breaches.
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68 Million Dropbox Account Credentials Exposed

September 1, 2016
The data comes from a breach dating back to mid-2012.
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52 Percent of Hackers Would Help the FBI Hack the iPhone for a Fee

August 29, 2016
And nine percent would do it for free, a recent survey found.
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Just 30 Percent of Organizations Feel Ready to Handle IoT Security Risks

August 26, 2016
Still, 47 percent expect the number of IoT devices on their networks to increase by at least 30 percent next year.
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66 Percent of IT Pros Say Privileged Users Access Sensitive Data Simply Out of Curiosity

August 25, 2016
And 74 percent think privileged users believe they're empowered to access all the information they're able to view, a recent survey found.
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Credit Card Breach Hits All Eddie Bauer Stores in U.S., Canada

August 23, 2016
Names, card numbers, security codes and expiration dates were accessed.
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Sage Employee Arrested for Insider Breach

August 19, 2016
The breach may have exposed the personal information of employees at 280 companies.
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Point-of-Sale Breach Hits Hyatt, Marriott, InterContinental, Starwood Hotels

August 16, 2016
Customer names, account numbers, expiration dates and verification codes may have been accessed.
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