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The World's Richest Ex-Hackers

The World's Richest Ex-Hackers
by Forbes
Long before he was the two-hundred-and-second richest person on the planet, Jan Koum was just another curious kid with a wardialer. Koum, whose net worth suddenly jumped to $6.8 billion last month when his startup... Read more Mar 13 2014, 9:13am CDT
 

Hackers Hit Mt. Gox Exchange's CEO, Claim To Publish Evidence Of Fraud

Hackers Hit Mt. Gox Exchange's CEO, Claim To Publish Evidence Of Fraud
by Forbes
The Bitcoin community has been angrily pressing for details on what the Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has described as a massive hacker attack that stole hundreds of millions of dollars worth of its users’ bitcoins and left... Read more Mar 9 2014, 3:51pm CDT
 

China's president heads cybersecurity body

by Associated Press
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping has put himself in charge of a new body to coordinate cybersecurity, in a sign of Beijing's concern over its vulnerability to online attacks and its desire to retain tight... Read more Feb 27 2014, 11:01pm CST
 

Report: UK Spies intercept Webcams and Nudity

Report: UK Spies intercept Webcams and Nudity
by Associated Press
LONDON (AP) — Britain's signals intelligence division is stealing screenshots from hundreds of thousands of innocent Yahoo users' webcam videos, according to the Guardian newspaper, which also reported that the years-... Read more Feb 27 2014, 2:08pm 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
 

Unofficially Fixing Apple's 'Gotofail' Mess And How To Stay Safe

by Forbes
Many of you by now will have read about the Apple security issues in iOS and Mac OS X. Whilst we all wait patiently for Apple to comment on the issue, or better yet to fix it, users are left exposed to a bug that could... Read more Feb 24 2014, 6:06pm CST
 

Israeli's Cybereason: Sniffing for Malicious Operations

Israeli's Cybereason: Sniffing for Malicious Operations
by Forbes
Thankfully, in spite of the media buildup going into the Sochi Olympics of 2014, the Games looks like it will wrap up  without a serious a security hitch (well, if you exclude Russia losing to the US in ice hockey... Read more Feb 21 2014, 3:51pm CST
 

SD Elements--A Solution To The Web App Security Conundrum

by Forbes
The idea of web applications seems timeless, web apps have been around for a couple of decades already and yet we still keep hearing about security vulnerabilities in applications. Indeed the OWASP Top 10, a security... Read more Feb 14 2014, 11:10am CST
 

Govt report: Cyberattacks not coordinated

by Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — A multi-agency government task force looking into cyberattacks against retailers says it has not come across evidence suggesting the attacks are a coordinated campaign to adversely affect the U.S.... Read more Feb 10 2014, 11:55pm CST
 

Taking Security Seriously after the Target Hack

Taking Security Seriously after the Target Hack
by Forbes
Yesterday, U.S. Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo noted that “uniform disclosure” requirements were needed for banking institutions, so that their customers were made aware precisely when a data breach occurs.... Read more Feb 7 2014, 12:15pm CST
 

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