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December 4, 2014
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During the holidays consumers are more giving and willing to open their wallets to spend on presents and donate to charity - something identity thieves are counting on. Thieves often prey on victims during the holidays through a variety of schemes to take their information and their money. Since the Grinch isn't the only one out to steal Christmas,...

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November 17, 2014
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A rise in cyber threats around the world underlines the importance of cybersecurity in a technology-rich and reliant world. Most businesses and countries have made cyber security a top priority, even finding it to be one of their main businesses risks. However, this focus hasn't stopped the increasing number of attacks...

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October 20, 2014
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President Barack Obama recently signed an executive order aimed at improving security for consumer information, The Washington Post reported. This move signals...

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October 16, 2014
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With the holiday season fast approaching, the Grinch might not be the only one trying to steal Christmas. The surge in cyberattacks could bring down the typical optimism exhibited by retailers during this time of year, especially as companies hard hit by past data breaches try to cope with security concerns. ...

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October 14, 2014
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When a company confirms a data breach, this security event can cause ripples in the economy. Not only do the companies that experience the breach have to content with its financial impact, but the payment industry tied to these firms is also particularly hit hard. Facing huge monetary losses from cyberattacks that...

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October 9, 2014
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Major tech companies selling software to educational institutions have recently voiced support for stronger student data privacy by signing a pledge, The New York Times reported...

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October 7, 2014
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With the retail and financial services sectors hit hard by recent reports of massive data breaches, companies not only fear the damage to their reputation, but they also fear the financial impact of these cyberintrusions. As more firms face the possibility of cyberattacks and insider threats, they are increasingly ...

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October 3, 2014
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Shellshock consumers

Shellshock is a software bug that threatens the overall security of the Internet and, by extension, the information you store online and websites you visit.

Shellshock was...

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September 26, 2014
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3C Privleged Accounts

Companies have been distributing privileged accounts to employees and vendors for the past 20 years without considering the security ramifications.

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September 26, 2014
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Two major government agencies in charge of cybersecurity have issued a warning about the rising threat of insiders who may cause data breaches or destroy sensitive information, according to a release by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security...

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