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Laura Poitras talks about Edward Snowden

Laura Poitras ‘Citizenfour’: Edward Snowden’s View of the National Security Agency?

This Friday Washington D.C, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco are going to experience ‘Citizenfour’. It gives an insider’...

Oct 24 2014, 1:06pm CDT

Man Who Allegedly Stole Michael Schumacker's Files And Sell Them Found Dead

Man Who Allegedly Stole Michael Schumacher's Files And To Sell Them Found Dead

Swiss officials say the man accused of stealing Michael Schumacker's medical records for profit was found dead in his cell...

Aug 6 2014, 7:02pm CDT

Free Credit Monitoring Offered by Target

Target Offers Free Credit Monitoring

Target now offers its customers free credit monitoring and identity theft protection. After a major breach in security, that le...

Jan 23 2014, 11:58am CST

Experts say that Target Hackers will be tough to find

Experts say that Target Hackers will be tough to find

Target hackers remain hidden behind shadowy, multi-layered black market, experts say NEW YORK (AP) — It doesn't surprise expert...

Jan 22 2014, 2:51am CST

Actually Two Attacks In One, Target Breach Affected 70 to 110 Million Customers

Actually Two Attacks In One, Target Breach Affected 70 to 110 Million Customers

The latest reports from Reuters indicate that six additional large U.S. retailers have ongoing point of sale (POS) data breache...

Jan 17 2014, 10:51pm CST

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Shoppers fret about authenticity of Target emails

Target email to customers offering credit help genuine, but scams are out there NEW YORK (AP) — An email sent to...

Jan 17 2014, 4:01pm CST

The Target Data Breach Is Becoming A Nightmare

The Target Data Breach Is Becoming A Nightmare

Over the past month, details about the breadth of the Target data breach have continued to emerge.  It’s not a pretty story.  B...

Jan 17 2014, 1:51pm CST

Researchers Report Exact Timeline Of Massive Target Data Breach

Researchers Report Exact Timeline Of Massive Target Data Breach

Following yesterday’s identification by Brian Krebs of the exact malware used in last year’s Target personal data breach, the r...

Jan 17 2014, 9:41am CST

Free Credit Report Issued by Target

Free Credit Report Issued by Target

A free credit report has been issued by Target for the sake of its valued customers. After a major breach in security, that lef...

Jan 17 2014, 4:01am CST

Starbucks 'Chose Convenience Over Security' In Leaving iOS App Vulnerable

Starbucks 'Chose Convenience Over Security' In Leaving iOS App Vulnerable

Is it better for mobile apps to be easy-to-use, or secure? It’s a question that app developers constantly grapple with in the f...

Jan 16 2014, 4:36pm CST

BlackPOS Malware Used In Target Attack On +70 Million Customers Retails For $1,800

BlackPOS Malware Used In Target Attack On +70 Million Customers Retails For $1,800

The massive data breach at Target during the 2013 holiday shopping season which the retailer now admits affected from 70 to 110...

Jan 15 2014, 11:11pm CST

So You Found An Obamacare Website Is Hackable. Now What?

So You Found An Obamacare Website Is Hackable. Now What?

Two months ago, L.A.-based security researcher Kristian Erik Hermansen was signing up for Obamacare via the Covered California...

Jan 15 2014, 6:01pm CST

Cyber Stick Ups At Target & Neiman Marcus (& Others) Discounts Brand Engagement. Up To 85% Off.

Cyber Stick Ups At Target & Neiman Marcus (& Others) Discounts Brand Engagement. Up To 85% Off.

We figure that one in three of you are pretty concerned about this because, as it turns out, the cyber attack on personal and c...

Jan 15 2014, 11:11am CST

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JPMorgan's Dimon: Target breach is a wake-up call

JPMorgan's Dimon: More Target-like breaches will occur unless retail, banks work together NEW YORK (AP) — More Ta...

Jan 14 2014, 11:46am CST

Why Even North Korea Outpaces The U.S. In Credit Card Security

Why Even North Korea Outpaces The U.S. In Credit Card Security

The ever-worsening news from Target’s breach of credit card and customer data highlights the need to implement a more secure U....

Jan 14 2014, 10:26am CST

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Massive Target breach could have lasting effects

Target says millions more customers than previously disclosed affected by data breach NEW YORK (AP) — Fallout fro...

Jan 10 2014, 4:11pm CST

Target Breach More Devastating than Expected

Target Breach More Devastating than Expected

Target took the incident a little too lightly in the beginning. Yet now it is seriously thinking about confronting the security...

Jan 10 2014, 1:23pm CST

Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013

Top Ten Internet Law Developments of 2013

A look back at the Internet law highlights of 2013: #10: Copyright Defendants Get High-Stakes Wins. 2013 saw several copyright...

Jan 9 2014, 11:46am CST

A Look Back At 2013 Predictions: What Worked, What Didn't

A Look Back At 2013 Predictions: What Worked, What Didn't

I thought it was a good point to review my pontificating in 2013. So I’ve pulled all my articles from the year to see if I’m a...

Jan 9 2014, 11:36am CST

10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss

10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss

10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss I once worked on a team that helped produce a nightly television news show. The format...

Jan 8 2014, 9:21am CST

Snapchat's Evan Spiegel And The Antics Of A 23-Year-Old Novice

Snapchat's Evan Spiegel And The Antics Of A 23-Year-Old Novice

Bill Gates, Michael Dell and Mark Zuckerberg have proven that you can be in your early 20s and have the wisdom to run a transfo...

Jan 6 2014, 5:26pm CST

Is Sacramento The World's Capital of Internet Privacy Regulation?

Is Sacramento The World's Capital of Internet Privacy Regulation?

It’s only two hours between Sacramento, California’s state capitol, and the Silicon Valley, the world’s technology capital, but...

Jan 6 2014, 11:16am CST

The Inside Story Of Snapchat: The World's Hottest App Or A $3 Billion Disappearing Act?

The Inside Story Of Snapchat: The World's Hottest App Or A $3 Billion Disappearing Act?

THIRTEEN MONTHS AGO Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, the richest twentysomething in history, reached out to Snapchat’s Evan Spiegel,...

Jan 6 2014, 7:06am CST

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Social Media Plus Cooperation Can Prevent Target Credit Card Problems

The 40 million credit and debit cards affected by Target’s security breach has finally put the dangers of online shopping in th...

Jan 5 2014, 6:41am CST

The Product Management Logic of the FireEye-Mandiant Deal

The Product Management Logic of the FireEye-Mandiant Deal

The coverage of FireEye’s acquisition of Mandiant in most business publications (see reports in the New York Times and Wall Str...

Jan 3 2014, 12:16pm CST

This Credit Card Startup Has A Way To Thwart Target-Style Hacking

This Credit Card Startup Has A Way To Thwart Target-Style Hacking

Look into the future a moment and imagine Christmas shopping 2014. Target offers a great deal on a perfect gift. At the registe...

Jan 3 2014, 8:46am CST

Snapchat Breach Affects 4.6M Users

Snapchat Breach Affects 4.6M Users

A majority of Snapchat phone numbers and usernames, almost 4.6 million, got revealed in a hacking incident that shook the found...

Jan 3 2014, 6:38am CST

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Snapchat suffers security breach

Snapchat quiet after hacking exposes millions of user phone numbers NEW YORK (AP) — Snapchat, the disappearing-me...

Jan 2 2014, 12:31pm CST

Majority of Snapchat Phone Numbers and Usernames revealed in Hacking Incident

Snapchat Hack Revealed 4.6 Million Phone Numbers and Usernames

A majority of Snapchat phone numbers and usernames, almost 4.6 million, got revealed in a hacking incident that shook the found...

Jan 1 2014, 10:52am CST

Bitcoin's Incredible Year

Bitcoin's Incredible Year

Last year at this time, valued at just $13.50, one Bitcoin could get you a movie ticket if you could find a theater that had 1)...

Dec 31 2013, 4:31pm CST

7 Ways To Protect Yourself Against A Data Breach

7 Ways To Protect Yourself Against A Data Breach

As business owners, we know that we could be doing a better job protecting our data.  We should be more responsible, have bette...

Dec 31 2013, 9:16am CST

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ACA Website Security Worries? Trust Us; We're With The Government

You’ve probably heard that President Obama signed up for Affordable Care Act (aka. ObamaCare) health care. Well, sort of. He wo...

Dec 29 2013, 8:06am CST

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Target: Customers' encrypted PINs were obtained

Target says shoppers' encrypted PIN data was removed during data hack but says PINs are secure ATLANTA (AP) — Tar...

Dec 27 2013, 12:06pm CST

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Rap Genius Gets Rapped By Google For SEO Spam

There’s two lessons to be learned from this little episode of Rap Genius getting rapped over the knuckles by Google concerning...

Dec 26 2013, 9:41am CST

Target Hackers Breach Obsolete Card Security Arrangements

Target Hackers Breach Obsolete Card Security Arrangements

The Target credit and debit card theft has been made possible thanks to the obsolete security arrangements. Hackers have succes...

Dec 24 2013, 3:53am CST

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TheTaxVox 2013 Lump Of Coal Award: Wait 'Til Next Year Edition

Tax Vox proudly announces its seventh annual Lump of Coal Award for the worst tax and fiscal policies of 2013. The year was a c...

Dec 23 2013, 8:46am CST

Why Tiffany & Co. Was Ordered to Pay Almost Half A Billion Dollars To The Swatch Group

Why Tiffany & Co. Was Ordered to Pay Almost Half A Billion Dollars To The Swatch Group

On December 21st, a Dutch arbitration panel ordered Tiffany & Co. to pay almost $450 million dollars (402 million Swiss Fra...

Dec 23 2013, 6:16am CST

How Phil Robertson's PR Team Let Him Down

How Phil Robertson's PR Team Let Him Down

In all the flurry of news about Duck Dynasty’s current PR debacle I learned an important piece of information from a most unlik...

Dec 22 2013, 5:31pm CST