IRS Reports Steep Decline in Tax-Related ID Theft

Research group Javelin confirms that the numbers are trending in the right direction, with total fraud losses dropping more than 14% to $783 million.

North Korea-Linked Cyberattacks Spread Out of Control: Report

New details on old cyberattacks originating from North Korea indicate several forms of malware unintentionally spread wider than authors intended.

Oracle Buys Zenedge for Cloud Security

Oracle announces its acquisition of Zenedge, which focuses on cloud-based network and infrastructure security.

From DevOps to DevSecOps: Structuring Communication for Better Security

A solid approach to change management can help prevent problems downstream.

The Mirai Botnet Is Attacking Again…

And the spinoff bots - and all their command and control hostnames buried in the morass of digital data - are hilarious.

Windows 10 Critical Vulnerability Reports Grew 64% in 2017

The launch and growth of new operating systems is mirrored by an increase in reported vulnerabilities.

Filing Deadline for New Infosec Law Hits NY Finance Firms Thursday

Banks and financial services companies in New York must file by tomorrow to certify they are compliant with the state Department of Financial Services' new cybersecurity regulation, 23 NYCRR 500.

Intel Expands Bug Bounty Program, Offers up to $250K

Microprocessor giant adds vulnerability-finding category for Meltdown, Spectre-type flaws.

3 Tips to Keep Cybersecurity Front & Center

In today's environment, a focus on cybersecurity isn't a luxury.
It's a necessity, and making sure that focus is achieved starts with the company's culture.

Cybercrime Costs for Financial Sector up 40% Since 2014

A 9.6% increase just in the past year, and denial-of-service attacks are partly to blame.