A group of financial institutions affected by the 2013 Target data breach is asking a court to stop the settlement between the retailer and MasterCard that would provide $19 million to card issuers, saying the amount is grossly inadequate.
A breach at St. Vincent Medical Group in Indiana is the latest example of a healthcare organization falling victim to an apparent upswing in phishing attacks targeting employees. And it was the third data breach for the provider organization.
The House on April 23 passed a second cyberthreat information sharing bill, the National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act. Now it will be combined with the previously approved Protecting Cyber Networks Act before it's sent to the Senate.
In conducting due diligence, investors spend more time than ever assessing the cyber-risk posed by the company targeted for acquisition, says Jacob Olcott, VP for business development at Bitsight Technologies.
Amidst a flurry of security breaches and new legislation, privacy suddenly has gained a higher profile globally. Michelle Dennedy of Intel Security and Trevor Hughes of the IAPP discuss the new prominence of privacy.
No longer just a second fiddle to security, privacy has emerged as a global hot topic - and a growing career option. Michelle Dennedy of Intel Security talks about what it takes to make a career in privacy.
Security is often seen as 'the department of no,' and that image must change. Amit Chatterjee of CA Technologies prescribes a new approach to enterprise security and how security leaders can step up to it.
Neustar has just released its State of DDoS report. What are the highlights? Margee Abrams of Neustar offers insights into the key findings and how organizations are successfully defending against attacks.
Emerging technologies open new doorways for insiders to commit fraud. Insider threat expert Randy Trzeciak talks about the latest tools and techniques to spot rogue insiders before they steal the digital goods.
Eduardo Perez, Visa's senior vice president of risk services, says the U.S. push for EMV is moving forward, even though a majority of U.S. merchants will not make the October 2015 liability shift date.
While financial services have focused attention on information sharing for the past two years, other verticals are just starting to catch up. What are potential legal obstacles? Attorney Joseph Burton offers tips.
In his new role at a new company, security veteran Sam Curry is both CSO and CTO at Arbor Networks. What are the unique challenges, as well as the opportunities to improve how organizations protect their digital assets?