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UK Plans Cyber Security Camp

August 20, 2012 |

The five-day camp is a proof of concept for a series of regional camps throughout the country.

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Biometric Authentication: How It Works

August 18, 2012 |

Passwords are potentially the weakest link in your organization's information security systems. Biometric authentication technologies promise a more secure alternative.

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AT&T Services Disrupted by DDoS Attack

August 17, 2012 |

The company says the attack caused 'intermittent disruptions in service.'

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Prolexic Uncovers Vulnerabilities in Popular DDoS Toolkits

August 16, 2012 |

The security firm found flaws in the Dirt Jumper toolkit family's command and control architecture.

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Survey Finds Enterprises Vulnerable to Phishing Attacks

August 15, 2012 |

More than a quarter of survey respondents said privileged users in their organizations were compromised by spear phishing attacks in the past year.

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CounterTack: Enterprises Aren't Ready for Targeted Attacks

August 15, 2012 |

Four out of five survey respondents say enterprises could benefit from a military-style approach to security.

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Oracle Warns of Database Server Security Flaw

August 14, 2012 |

The vulnerability was first disclosed at last month's Black Hat conference.

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New Microsoft Phishing Scam Uncovered

August 14, 2012 |

The messages threaten to delete the recipient's e-mail account from 'the world e-mail server.'

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MacAulay-Brown Wins Air Force Cyber Security Contract

August 14, 2012 |

MacB will provide support to the 90th Information Operations Squadron.

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Goldman Sachs Programmer Arrested Again for Data Theft

August 13, 2012 |

An appeals court had overturned Sergey Aleynikov's previous conviction.

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WikiLeaks Hit by Ongoing Cyber Attacks

August 13, 2012 |

A group called AntiLeaks is claiming responsibility for the attacks.

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Blizzard Entertainment Acknowledges Security Breach

August 10, 2012 |

E-mail addresses, encrypted passwords, and answers to security questions were accessed.

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FTC Approves Facebook Privacy Settlement

August 10, 2012 |

Facebook doesn't have to pay a fine, but will have to submit to a privacy audit every two years.

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Five Signs Your Website is the Target of an Automated Attack

August 10, 2012 |

Here's how to detect and fight back against hackers who are using automated tools to attack your website.

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When Security Compliance Isn't Enough

August 09, 2012 |

A robust defense against attack means going beyond the rubber stamp of security compliance and certification, argues RSA CISO Eddie Schwartz.

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Stanford Hospital Hit by Security Breach

August 08, 2012 |

Patient names, locations of service and medical records may have been accessed.

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Oregon Hospital Suffers Security Breach

August 08, 2012 |

A USB drive containing data on more than 14,000 patients was stolen from an employee's home.

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Palm Beach County Health Department Acknowledges Security Breach

August 08, 2012 |

An employee stole at least 86 patients' names and Social Security numbers.

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Security Tips from Bruce Schneier

August 08, 2012 |

Security expert Bruce Schneier shares his views on encryption, the value of backups and "bullshit detectors," the state of software quality, and more.

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Barracuda Networks Examines Trade in Fake Twitter Followers

August 07, 2012 |

Tens of thousands of Mitt Romney's followers appear to be fake, according to the report.

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