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Network Security - Article Archives - Page 264

F-Secure Warns of New Multi-Platform Web Exploit

July 10, 2012 |

A Java applet determines whether the victim's machine is running Windows, Mac or Linux, then downloads the appropriate malware for the platform.

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AusCERT Acknowledges Security Breach

July 09, 2012 |

A DVD containing Stay Smart Online subscribers' user names, e-mail addresses and passwords was lost in the mail.

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Security Firm AlienVault Gets $22.4 Million in New Funding

July 09, 2012 |

The funds will be used to expand AlienVault's sales, marketing and support functions, and to further invest in research and development.

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Appeals Court Rules Against Bank in Cyber Theft Lawsuit

July 06, 2012 |

The ruling describes the bank's security systems as 'commercially unreasonable.'

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British Columbia Institute of Technology Suffers Security Breach

July 06, 2012 |

12,680 students' personal information may have been accessed.

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Twitter Feed Shares Photos of Debit Cards, Credit Cards

July 04, 2012 |

@NeedADebitCard points out the idiocy of posting a photo of your debit or credit card online.

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Ixia Buys Security Firm BreakingPoint for $160 Million

July 03, 2012 |

The acquisition gives Ixia access to BreakingPoint's testing platform -- and BreakingPoint's customer base.

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Security Company LogRhythm Gets $15 Million

July 03, 2012 |

LogRhythm says the funding will be used to accelerate growth, product innovation and international expansion.

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DNS Changer D-Day Approaches

July 03, 2012 |

Next week hundreds of thousands of Internet users could lose their Internet access. What's it all about and what you can do to make sure you're not at risk today.

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How to Prevent DoS Attacks

July 02, 2012 |

A Denial of Service attack can disrupt your organization's web site and network services. Here's how to defend yourself.

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MD Anderson Cancer Center Acknowledges Security Breach

July 02, 2012 |

An unencrypted laptop containing sensitive information on 30,000 patients was stolen from a doctor's home.

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Stratfor Settles Lawsuit over Security Breach

June 29, 2012 |

Long-suffering customers will be rewarded with a free month of a service  and a free e-book.

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Bank Agrees to Pay Cybercrime Victim $600,000

June 29, 2012 |

Professional Business Bank has settled a lawsuit alleging that it failed to maintain  a reasonable level of security.

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Cunard Cruise Line Suffers Security Breach

June 28, 2012 |

Customer names, e-mail addresses and booking reference numbers were exposed.

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State of Alaska Fined $1.7 Million for Security Breach

June 28, 2012 |

In addition to paying the fine, the state's Department of Health and Social Services has agreed to improve its security practices.

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KeePass Security Flaw Found

June 28, 2012 |

The vulnerability could potentially enable attackers to steal password lists.

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Top 20 Android Security Apps

June 28, 2012 |

Protect your Android device against malicious apps, mobile malware, and theft with these essential security solutions.

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NICT Intros Daedalus Network Monitoring System

June 27, 2012 |

The new system visualizes a network and any cyber attacks in 3D.

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MI5 Warns of 'Astonishing' Cyber Attacks

June 26, 2012 |

In a recent speech, Jonathan Evans described 'industrial-scale processes' backing both cyber espionage and cyber crime.

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FTC Sues Wyndham Hotels Over Data Breaches

June 26, 2012 |

The lawsuit claims that data security failures on Wyndham's part led to three breaches in less than two years.

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