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84 Percent of U.S. Healthcare Providers Have No Cyber Security Leader

December 28, 2017 |

And just 11 percent plan to add one in the coming year.

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Almost a Third of All U.S. Businesses Were Breached in 2017

December 27, 2017 |

And almost half of those breaches were caused by a third-party vendor or contractor.

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While Blaming Companies for Breaches, Consumers Aren't Prioritizing Their Own Security

December 22, 2017 |

Just 25 percent of U.S. consumers use two-factor authentication, and just 45 percent use a PIN to protect their mobile device.

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Analytics Firm Antuit Launches AI Threat Intelligence Division

December 21, 2017 |

CYFIRMA, Antuit's new cybersecurity unit, joins a growing number of companies that are using artificial intelligence to prevent data breaches.

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Lessons Learned from the OPM Breach

December 21, 2017 |

VIDEO: Michael Daniel, President of the CTA and former official in the Obama Administration, provides some insight into what went wrong at OPM and why encryption isn't enough.

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A Growing Need for AI: Security Pros Waste 10 Hours a Week Due to Inadequate Software

December 21, 2017 |

More than 90 percent of IT pros who use AI say it has improved their cyber security operations.

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Cybersecurity Services Provider Proficio Secures Additional Investment

December 20, 2017 |

The managed security service provider plans to bring its security-as-a-service solutions to more markets.

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Cloud Leaks Continue: 123 Million U.S. Households' Personal Information Exposed Online

December 20, 2017 |

The information, from data analytics firm Alteryx, was in an Amazon S3 bucket configured to provide any AWS user with access.

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78 Percent of U.S. Healthcare Providers Were Hit by Email Cyber Attacks in 2017

December 19, 2017 |

And 87 percent expect the volume of email threats to increase.

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Thales to Acquire Authentication Vendor Gemalto for $5.6 Billion

December 18, 2017 |

Building on its global reach, the combined company will expand into new areas, including securing the Industrial Internet of Things.

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Keeper Security Patches Password Protection Flaw Reported by Google

December 18, 2017 |

Password managers are supposed to help keep users safe, so what can you do to help mitigate the risk?

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Only 14 Percent of Companies Increased Security Budgets After WannaCry, NotPetya Attacks

December 18, 2017 |

Still, 13 percent of IT professionals felt that they were blamed when their organization became a victim.

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Nation State Attackers Shut Down Industrial Plant with New ICS Malware

December 15, 2017 |

The malware was designed specifically to target Triconex SIS controllers.

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How Google Encrypts Data in the Cloud

December 14, 2017 |

Google details its Application Layer Transport Security approach for securing data inside the cloud.

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Just 28 Percent of Business Leaders Have Heard of the Equifax Breach

December 14, 2017 |

We're a little worried about the other 72 percent.

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Upstream Security Raises $9M to Secure Autonomous Vehicles

December 13, 2017 |

The cybersecurity startup's cloud-based service paves the way for secure connected cars and autonomous vehicles.

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Financial Insecurity: MoneyTaker Quietly Steals Millions from Banks, Law Firms

December 13, 2017 |

Victims have lost an average of $500,000 per attack.

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Simility's AI-Enabled Fraud Prevention Technology Attracts $17.5M Investment

December 12, 2017 |

The startup's SaaS platform uses machine learning to help enterprises avoid costly scams. 

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Over 1.4 Billion Clear Text Login Credentials Found in Single Database on Dark Web

December 12, 2017 |

It's the largest password dump ever found online.

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Open Source Patch Management: Options for DIYers

December 11, 2017 |

Patch management could prevent nearly half of all data breaches. There are few open source patch management options, but it's possible to build your own. We tell you how.

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