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Fear the Retailer: Forever 21 Hacked as Black Friday Approaches

November 15, 2017
The company doesn't yet know how many locations were affected.
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45 Percent of IT Pros Expect a Major, Disruptive Cyber Attack Within the Next Year

November 15, 2017
Still, 89 percent say they're confident in their organization's cyber security stance.
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Eavesdropper Flaw, Marcher Malware Threaten Mobile Devices

November 14, 2017
The vulnerability and phishing attack should both be easy to resolve -- but they're thriving.
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Skills Shortage is a Key Factor in Data Breaches, Cyber Security Pros Say

November 13, 2017
62 percent of security professionals say their organization simply doesn't provide sufficient training for its cyber security staff.
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79 Percent of Companies Have No Plan in Place for GDPR

November 10, 2017
23 percent haven't yet determined whether it's relevant to their organization.
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88 Percent of IT Security Pros Have Trouble Managing Privileged Passwords

November 9, 2017
Eighteen percent use a paper logbook to do so.
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IoT Security Fail: 82 Percent of Companies Can't Identify All Network-Connected Devices

November 8, 2017
76 percent are rethinking their security strategies as a result.
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Two Thirds of Americans Worry About Hackers, Identity Theft

November 7, 2017
In comparison, just 38 percent worry about their car being stolen or broken into, a recent survey found.
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Vast Majority of Companies Are Using Unsupported Microsoft Office Suites

November 6, 2017
68 percent are still running Office 2007.
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63 Percent of IT Security Experts Are Unsure How to Fight Targeted Attacks

November 3, 2017
Still, 78 percent of IT business decision makers say they already spend enough, or too much, on protection from such attacks.
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GhostWriter AWS Issue Impacts Thousands of Amazon S3 Buckets

November 2, 2017
Affected buckets are owned by major news sites, popular retailers and leading ad networks.
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Security Pros Need Soft Skills More Than Ever, Survey Finds

November 1, 2017
72 percent of IT security pros say the need has increased in the past two years.
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Report Finds NHS WannaCry Attacks Were Easily Avoidable

October 31, 2017
NHS trusts had been warned to apply patches months before the attack.
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Dark Web Marketplace Offers Remote Access to Corporate PCs for $3-15 Each

October 30, 2017
Ultimate Anonymity Services offers more than 35,000 RDPs for sale, including about 300 from the U.S.
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Password Failure: 30 Percent of CEOs Have Been Pwned

October 27, 2017
Still, 45 percent of IT admins says they aren't concerned about bad password policies in the workplace.
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Understanding the Threat: Bad Rabbit Ransomware Spreads Worldwide

October 25, 2017
Early victims include the Interfax news agency and Ukraine's Ministry of Infrastructure.
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Reaper Botnet Leverages Millions of Vulnerable IoT Devices

October 25, 2017
The botnet has the potential to launch a devastating DDoS attack.
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DHS, FBI Warn of APTs Targeting U.S. Energy, Nuclear, Water, Aviation Sectors

October 24, 2017
The attackers first hit third-party suppliers, then use those suppliers to breach major targets.
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92 Percent of IT Pros Say Employees Try to Access Inappropriate Information

October 23, 2017
Two thirds of IT pros admit they've done the same.
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