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BeyondTrust Buys eEye Digital Security

BeyondTrust recently announced the acquisition of vulnerability management solutions provider eEye Digital Security."BeyondTrust announced the purchase ... without releasing...

Lockheed Martin Wins $454 Million Pentagon Cyber Defense Contract

Lockheed Martin was recently selected by the U.S. Department of Defense's Cyber Crime Center (DC3) to provide the center with technical, functional and managerial support. The work will be conducted...

Two Plus Two Poker Forum Acknowledges Security Breach

Online poker forum Two Plus Two was recently shut down after a hacker demonstrated the ability to access members' e-mail addresses and encrypted passwords, along with the ab...

Decoy Documents May Soon Defend Against Data Loss

What if your company's confidential documents could alert you to access by unauthorized users? One startup company is working on technology to accomplish this through decoy documents that set securi...

Researchers Develop Personal Firewall Solution for Pacemakers, Insulin Pumps

Purdue University and Princeton University researchers have developed a device, called MedMon, which is designed to protect wireless medical devices such as pacemakers and insulin pumps from hacking...

Smart Meter Hacks Cost a Single Utility $400 Million a Year

According to KrebsOnSecurity's Brian Krebs, a 2010 FBI cyber intelligence bulletin reported that cyber attacks on smart meters have already cost a single electric utility in Puerto Rico, the Puerto ...

How to Secure Your Company’s Videoconferencing System

Over the past six years, high-definition videoconferencing systems have become increasingly ubiquitous in corporate boardrooms and meeting rooms.  The benefits of videoconferencing – productivity ga...

Social Engineering Attack Nets $2.1 Million from Wells Fargo Bank

An unidentified scammer managed to convince Well Fargo Bank to transfer $2.1 million to him from Catholic Healthcare West's bank account."The brazen theft was pulled off ingeniously, but the bigges...

Symantec Launches Single Sign-On for the Cloud

Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) is rolling out a new platform called O3 Cloud Identity and Access Control to help enterprises better control their employees' access to the cloud. With a general availability...

Poor Management of Security Certificates Identified as Key Business Risk

SSL certificates are cornerstone security elements for many enterprises. Yet new research shows that few organizations have deployed effective processes for securely managing those certificates.A st...

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