Companies Advanced in Data Security Are Seeing Solid Revenue Growth

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Businesses with a good understanding of the latest cyber-security solutions and data protection laws are reaping the payoff in terms of significant revenue growth, according to a report by Oxford Economics ... Read More
How to check if your Facebook account was hacked and what the hackers have on you

How to check if your Facebook account was hacked and what the hackers have on you

Following a massive breach that compromised tens of millions of accounts, Facebook has started sending out custom messages to inform people if or how they were impacted. Users who have yet to receive a custom notification from the social network can manually check whether their account got hacked, and what ... Read More
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: The Most Effective Weapons Against Ransomware

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: The Most Effective Weapons Against Ransomware

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An essential part of an IT department’s mission is to stay atop the latest technological trends. And that includes protecting corporate networks by leveraging the latest security solutions and processes ... Read More
Adobe patches critical flaws in many of its software offerings

Adobe patches critical flaws in many of its software offerings

Adobe has released important patches for almost its entire array of offerings, including the Technical Communications Suite, Experience Manager, Digital Editions, Acrobat and Reader, as well as the notoriously buggy Flash Player. The Technical Communications Suite allows users to author, manage and publish interactive instructional information from technical documents to ... Read More
Rebound Orthopedics & Neurosurgery hacked; 2,800 records exposed

Rebound Orthopedics & Neurosurgery hacked; 2,800 records exposed

Another day, another hack targeting the healthcare sector. Vancouver-based Rebound Orthopedics & Neurosurgery revealed Friday evening it fell victim to a malware-laced phishing attack that resulted in the exposure of 2,800 records, including personal data of patients and staff. The breach reportedly started with a phishing email. An employee unknowingly ... Read More
Heathrow Airport escapes hefty GDPR fine; gets only £120,000 (under 1998 DPA) for 2017 privacy breach incident

Heathrow Airport escapes hefty GDPR fine; gets only £120,000 (under 1998 DPA) for 2017 privacy breach incident

The UK Information Commissioner’s Office has fined Heathrow Airport Limited (HAL) £120,000 for failing to ensure that the personal data on its network was properly secured. The circumstances that led to the fine circulated widely in the media in October of last year, when the mishap (to put it lightly) ... Read More
IDC Numbers Show Security Spending Is Off the Charts, Budgets Appropriately Reflected by Business Size

IDC Numbers Show Security Spending Is Off the Charts, Budgets Appropriately Reflected by Business Size

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Security remains a top-of-mind priority for companies in every vertical as they seek to protect themselves from cyber-attacks while meeting stringent new regulatory requirements. International Data Corporation (IDC) projects security will be a $133.7 billion market in 2022 ... Read More
Hackers fly under the radar for two years after infecting chiropractic clinic with malware

Hackers fly under the radar for two years after infecting chiropractic clinic with malware

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Chiropractors may not be regarded as full-blown medical doctors, but hackers don’t discriminate when targeting the health sector, as one chiropractor in Tillamook, Oregon will tell you. A report published by local publication Tillamook County Pioneer reveals that on August 3rd, 2018, during an internal security audit, Tillamook Chiropractic Clinic ... Read More
Cisco patches critical flaws in DNA Center and Prime Infrastructure

Cisco patches critical flaws in DNA Center and Prime Infrastructure

Networking giant Cisco has released patches for several of its products, warning that the updates are for critical bugs found during internal testing. Labeled CVE-2018-15379, a vulnerability in Cisco Digital Network Architecture (DNA) Center could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to bypass authentication and have direct unauthorized access to critical ... Read More

The Stakes Are High for Data Breaches – Most Organizations Believe Hackers Can Penetrate Their Network

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New data protection laws are cropping up at every pace, as cybercriminals continue to hone their infiltration techniques while the number of data breaches reported by businesses big and small continues to be on the rise ... Read More
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