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Cyber security depends on risk and vulnerability assessment

April 2, 2012

Businesses reduce financial impact of data breaches

Corporate IT security managers rarely get good news when they read headlines about their efforts - most people stop to think about hacking only when they've become a victim.

California officials holding breath over lost data cartridges

April 2, 2012

California officials holding breath over lost data cartridges

Data security breaches can result from complex software attacks or sophisticated phishing efforts, but a recent exposure of identities in a California database came from a simpler source - misplacing a stack of data storage devices.

Theft of credit card files could inspire new layers of hacking shields

April 2, 2012

Theft of credit card files could inspire new layers of hacking shields

The news of a possible data breach at credit card companies Visa and MasterCard this week could inspire lenders to double down on their investments in security software.

Financial Institutions Need to Adopt New Strategies to Fight Phishing

April 2, 2012

Financial Institutions Need to Adopt New Strategies to Fight Phishing

Phishing attacks are an increasing problem for national financial institutions

New Phishing Scam Targets Green Card Hopefuls

April 2, 2012

New Phishing Scam Targets Green Card Hopefuls

A new phishing scam targeting visa holders hoping to acquire green cards has started to circulate on the internet, according to Fox News.

Phishing attack hits Chinese Mac users

April 2, 2012

Congressional report highlights risks of cyberwarfare with China

A recent report released by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission emphasizes the potential dangers facing the U.S. in the event of cyberwarfare with China.

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