Ashley Madison operators deal avoids US$17.6 million fine for data breach

The operators of the Ashley Madison and related dating sites that suffered a devastating hack in 2015 have escaped paying...

December 15th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Zero trust: Data breach prevention is all about breaking the kill chain

Breaches to enterprise security are often an inside, albeit unintentionally, thanks in part to the rise of privileged users. Once...

March 10th, 2016 Gary Hilson

security and privacy issues

Force Canadian organizations to have a CSO, says expert

Regulators have to force organizations to have independent chief security officers if this country is to make progress fighting cyber-attacks,...

November 11th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Dell’s CSO on how to avoid following Ashley Madison’s CEO off the data breach plank

LAS VEGAS – On any list of what is keeping chief security officers (CSOs) up at night, avoiding presiding over...

August 31st, 2015 Jeff Jedras

What the Ashley Madison breach means

In the most recent of what seems to be a blizzard of high-profile hacks, infidelity Web site Ashley Madison had the profile...

August 27th, 2015 Dave Webb