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Target exec's departure puts spotlight on CIOs

by Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — The departure of Target's chief information officer in the wake of the company's massive pre-Christmas data breach highlights the increased pressure facing executives who are charged with protecting... Read more Mar 5 2014, 11:51pm CST
 

Security Statistics Show That We Need To Reinvent Enterprise IT

by Forbes
Often the conversation about the security of technology systems is parsed in terms that suggest the biggest risk vector comes from small organizations without the IT budget to ensure good security. However recent high... Read more Mar 4 2014, 1:26pm CST
 

Yahoo Users' Sexy Video Chats Intercepted By Intelligence Agency

Yahoo Users' Sexy Video Chats Intercepted By Intelligence Agency
by Forbes
The latest of the Snowden leaks may be the most salacious. The Guardian reports that Britain’s surveillance agency GCHQ ran a program called Optic Nerve that intercepted millions of Yahoo users’ video chats. It wasn’t... Read more Feb 27 2014, 10:51am CST
 

Security Experts At RSA Decry Government Hacking

by Forbes
There’s an old expression, “I’ve met the enemy and he is us.” When it comes to cyber-security, “us” may just stand for “U.S.” I’ve attended the RSA security conference for many years years and am accustomed to security... Read more Feb 25 2014, 4:21pm CST
 

AP Exclusive: Health law cybersecurity challenges

by Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — As the Obama administration raced to meet its self-imposed deadline for online health insurance markets, security experts working for the government worried that state computer systems could become a... Read more Feb 25 2014, 1:51pm CST
 

Home Security Systems Have Incredible Uses

Home Security Systems and Their Incredible Uses
by Sumayah Aamir
A home security system can be a bulwark against thieves and burglars. But the other incredible uses to which such safety insurance can be put are a wonder to behold. Read more Feb 25 2014, 4:42am CST
 

How To Prevent Becoming The Next Target

How To Prevent Becoming The Next Target
by Forbes
Welcome to another installment in my cybersecurity for business owners series. Black Hat held a good webinar today on securing POS (Point of Sale) Systems.  I published an article on this topic (with input from one... Read more Feb 20 2014, 3:06pm CST
 

Former NSA Security Architect Pushes Email Encryption For The Masses

Former NSA Security Architect Pushes Email Encryption For The Masses
by Forbes
Since former NSA contractor Edward Snowden began divulging information on how vulnerable our personal digital data is – and how much of it security organizations have been helping themselves to – the average web surfer... Read more Feb 10 2014, 5:20pm CST
 

How Secure is Your Health Data?

How Secure is Your Health Data?
by Forbes
By Julie Steele Dr. Andrew Litt, Chief Medical Officer at Dell, made a thoughtful blog post last week about the trade-offs inherent in designing for both the security and accessibility of medical data, especially in an... Read more Feb 6 2014, 8:10am CST
 

States Scrambling to Curtail government surveillance

States Scrambling to Curtail government surveillance
by Associated Press
States hope steps to rein in government surveillance will prompt federal changes PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Angry over revelations of National Security Agency surveillance and frustrated with what they consider outdated... Read more Feb 5 2014, 2:40am CST
 

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