Security breach updates: Yahoo triples original number of accounts affected in 2013 leak, Equifax revises downward

We seem to hear about new security breaches every week, but there have been two significant updates to previously announced...

October 4th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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Hashtag Trending – iOS 11 global rollout has some issues, Equifax breach gets worse

iOS 11 launches worldwide with some hiccups, the Equifax breach keeps getting worse, and Google takes aim at fake news...

September 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Cyber insurance: a growing industry now necessary for businesses

In a world where security breaches and cyber attacks have increased in recent years, businesses are looking for new ways...

June 19th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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NRC hack cost Ottawa ‘hundreds of millions,’ Globe reports

Any business that's suffered a cyber security breach knows that it can be a costly experience, but few could stomach...

March 30th, 2017 Brian Jackson

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Preventing fraud in the call centre: Use voice biometrics, phone printing

The fraudster called the credit card company with a simple request; he was traveling out of the country and wanted...

September 11th, 2014 Gartner

Opinion: Breach laws fail to protect anyone

Opinion: Breach laws fail to protect anyone

The database security laws passed by 39 states cause businesses substantial expense. Although the goal of these laws is to...

June 16th, 2008 Bart Lazar

A third of IT managers report data breaches

A third of IT managers report data breaches

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEIn a recent survey of 83 corporate IT managers, 28 acknowledged having had to cope with a...

April 26th, 2007 Ellen Messmer

UK gov’t apologizes for posting personal details online

UK gov’t apologizes for posting personal details online

The U.K. Department of Health has been forced to apologize after the personal details of hundreds of doctors -- including...

April 26th, 2007 Tash Shifrin

Disaster recovery of a different kind

Disaster recovery of a different kind

“We were extremely disappointed when we determined that we have suffered an unauthorized intrusion into our computer systems that process...

January 31st, 2007 David Carey