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The Major Security Risks Small Businesses Face and How to Defend Against Them

Just because you are flying under the radar, doesn't mean cyber attackers won't target you. Hear from experts on how to keep your business safe.

Andrea Huspeni

· 5 min read

Ever Hear of Pii? What You Need to Know About Its Life Cycle in Business

Pii means 'personally identifiable information.' It has nothing to do with the circumference of a circle.

Robert Siciliano

· 5 min read

4 Cybersecurity Best Practices for Your Organization

Protect your company from the growing concern of data breaches.

Eric Basu

· 4 min read

Startup Looks to Connect Breached Data With Those Facing Likely Fraud

The idea behind what is being dubbed the Compromised Identity Exchange is to charge those most likely to be hit with follow-on fraud for access to information that reduces their risk.

Reuters

· 2 min read

Ashley Madison Plaintiffs Can't Anonymously Sue Over Hack, Court Says

Judge John A. Ross, of a district court in Missouri, wrote in his ruling that being publicly named as an Ashley Madison user amounts to more than common embarrassment, but noted the 42 plaintiffs have special roles in the case that require identification.

Reuters

· 2 min read

1 in 5 Companies Had a Security Breach, New Study Says

The most common factor to blame? Mobile devices.

Lindsay Friedman

· 2 min read

With Data Theft By Employees on the Rise, Don't Look at Cybersecurity as a Mission Impossible

One of the biggest and most surprising reasons for data breaches are your own employees. Here are five internal checks you need to have in place.

Peter Gasca

· 6 min read

Companies to Face Tighter EU Data Restrictions

Laws will force firms to report data breaches and face huge fines for misusing personal data.

Reuters

· 3 min read

China Says Hack of U.S. Government Was Not State Sponsored

The cyber attack was the work of criminals, according to China's official Xinhua news agency.

Reuters

· 3 min read

Children's Photos Among Data Stolen in Hack of Toy Maker VTech

A vigilante hacker's breach of 5 million accounts for the Hong Kong-based Internet-connected toy maker brings parents' worst nightmares into reality.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 3 min read

Hilton Uncovers Malware in Payments Systems

The hotel chain found unauthorized malware that targeted credit card information.

Reuters

· 1 min read

FBI Investigates Hacker Connected to Largest Theft of Internet Credentials

More than 1 billion usernames and passwords and 500 email addresses were allegedly stolen.

Reuters

· 3 min read