Security password

Weak, stolen passwords still a leading factor in breaches: Verizon report

Odds are your organization will be breached through a hack than any other method, and most likely by attackers leveraging...

April 27th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Ten tips for more secure sofware

How an attacker beat anti-fraud protocols, and other cyber security incident cases

No matter how smart the IT security team is, sometimes a little thing gets overlooked that cost an enterprise a...

February 22nd, 2017 Howard Solomon

Verizon’s $350 million discount on Yahoo purchase shows cost of breaches is real

Those looking to affix a hard cost to a data breach now have new figure to help calculate it, and...

February 21st, 2017 Brian Jackson

Yahoo hack of 1 billion accounts is biggest data breach ever

Just a few months after announcing that in 2014 500 million accounts were hacked, Yahoo Inc. is at it again,...

December 15th, 2016 Alex Radu

Should Verizon get a discount on Yahoo?

Yahoo used to be a funky place to hang out, especially for some of us early Internauts who were used...

October 7th, 2016 Claudiu Popa

Yahoo’s latest acquisition is all about digital content, according to analysts

Monday's announcement that Verizon Communications Inc. would be purchasing Yahoo Inc. for $4.8 billion USD prompted a range of expert opinion, but most can agree on...

July 26th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Verizon to acquire Yahoo in US$4.8 billion dollar deal

Basking Ridge, N.J.-based telecommunications firm Verizon Communications Inc. plans to acquire Internet search and media company Yahoo Inc. for $4.83...

July 25th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Phishing

How a Canadian firm’s bidding strategy was undone by social engineering

Business executive fraud scams that hit the media usually involve senior officials tricked through social engineering into sending large amounts...

June 24th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Graphic of computer screen illustrating data breach

Most data breaches leverage weak, default or stolen passwords: Report

Cyber attackers are well-funded, cunning, ruthless and otherwise mean people But they get a helping hand from their victims, according...

April 29th, 2016 Howard Solomon