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The rash of large-scale data breaches in the news this year begs many questions, one of which is this: how do hackers select their...

September 6, 2011 by tbowers

A recent survey by the Ponemon Institute uncovered some scary facts about how vulnerable companies are to the threats posed by thumb...

August 30, 2011 by ofonseca

The steady drumbeat of recent data breaches has called significant attention to the security vulnerabilities of even the world’s biggest corporate brands and defense...

August 23, 2011 by bkrenek

It’s no surprise that data breaches are expensive. The exact cost of these incidents, which have only become more spectacularly headline-grabbing in recent months,...

August 16, 2011 by ofonseca

A recent Federal Trade Commission discussion, "Stolen Futures: A Forum on Child Identity Theft,” presented a valuable opportunity to galvanize industry experts and public...

August 9, 2011 by bkrenek

At the recent data security and privacy hearing held by the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, there appeared to be widespread agreement that...

August 2, 2011 by ofonseca

Cyber criminals have been so successful in recent years that they have seemed unstoppable, leaving federal law enforcement struggling with the fast pace of...

July 26, 2011 by tbowers

Cloud services that handle enormous amount of data amongst consumers and corporate clients are a big target of...

July 19, 2011 by bkrenek

When considering your company’s full breach prevention strategy, consider encryption a strong bodyguard that can play a big role in protecting data while also...

July 12, 2011 by ofonseca

A well-crafted social media policy with clear guidelines addressing these and other risks can substantially reduce the number of data breach incidents related to...

July 5, 2011 by bkrenek

The White House recently released a comprehensive cyber-security policy proposal, and with it raised new hopes that a streamlined solution around data breach notification...

June 28, 2011 by ofonseca

According to a Report to the Nations on Occupational Fraud and Abuse, in 2009, the average company lost nearly 5% of its revenue to...

June 21, 2011 by bkrenek