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Hacking Hotel Keys and Point of Sale Systems at DEFCON

August 03, 2016 |

At DEFCON security researcher is set to reveal how magnetic stripes are at risk from exploitation.

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88 Percent of All Ransomware Targets the Healthcare Sector

August 03, 2016 |

The education sector comes second at 6 percent, according to a recent report.

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The Black Hat Kaminsky DNS Flaw: Eight Years Later

August 02, 2016 |

At Black Hat 2008, security researcher Dan Kaminsky revealed flaws in DNS that he claimed could have crippled the internet. Eight years later what was the real impact?

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5 Freaky but Real Application Security Threats

July 28, 2016 |

There are some new application security threats in town, and they are pretty scary.

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Clash of Kings Data Breach Exposes 1.6 Million Accounts

July 25, 2016 |

The exposed data includes user names, email addresses, IP addresses, device identifiers, Facebook data, and hashed and salted passwords.

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U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services Publishes New Guidance on Ransomware

July 21, 2016 |

'Organizations need to take steps to safeguard their data from ransomware attacks,' says Office for Civil Rights director Jocelyn Samuels.

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HackerOne Continues to Grow Bug Bounty Business [VIDEO]

July 08, 2016 |

Alex Rice, co-founder and CTO of HackerOne, discusses how his firm is growing the bug bounty model.

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3 Data Protection Tips, in Light of Proposed Cybersecurity Laws

July 07, 2016 |

Proposed cybersecurity legislation is making business owners nervous – with good reason. These tips will help you be prepared no matter what Congress does.

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Massive Ransomware Attack Hits Millions of Microsoft Office 365 Users

June 29, 2016 |

Approximately 57 percent of all organizations using Office 365 were hit by the attack.

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Hacker Selling 655,000 Stolen Medical Records for $700,000

June 28, 2016 |

The stolen records include full names, Social Security numbers, birthdates, mailing addresses and insurance information.

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Acer Hacked

June 20, 2016 |

Names, addresses, credit card numbers, expiration dates and CVV codes were accessed.

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BluVector Takes Aim at Security Bug Hunting

June 17, 2016 |

[VIDEO] Former top IBM security exec, Kris Lovejoy, now president of BluVector by Acuity discusses what her new firm's tech is all about.

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Russian Hackers Hit Republican, Democratic Presidential Campaigns

June 16, 2016 |

Hackers breached the DNC's network. and targeted Trump's and Clinton's campaigns along with some Republican PACs.

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Myspace, Tumblr, Fling Breaches Exposed 465 Million Accounts

June 03, 2016 |

The data, all of it dating back to 2013 or earlier, is being offered for sale online.

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TeslaCrypt Ransomware Shuts Down, Releases Master Key

May 23, 2016 |

ESET has made a free decryption tool available to those affected.

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SWIFT Acknowledges Major Malware Attack on Second Bank

May 16, 2016 |

The attack is 'part of a wider and highly adaptive campaign targeting banks,' according to SWIFT.

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IoT Security Begins with Risk Assessment

May 09, 2016 |

Weigh benefits of IoT devices against potential security risks to determine on a device-by-device basis if the technology should be used, experts advise.

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Anonymous DDoS Attacks Hit Central Banks of Cyprus, Greece, Netherlands

May 09, 2016 |

'[O]ur target is the Global Banking Cartel,' the hackers stated.

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Michigan Utility, German Nuclear Plant Infected with Malware

May 05, 2016 |

The system used to monitor fuel rods at the nuclear plant was infected with several viruses, and the utility was hit by a ransomware attack.

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Hackers Breach Goldcorp, Lifeboat, Qatar National Bank

May 04, 2016 |

A wide range of data, from login credentials to employee payroll information, was exposed.

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