Data Breach Record Exposure Up 305% from 2016

There have been 3,833 publicly disclosed data breaches in the first nine months of 2017, exposing more than seven billion records.

Windows Defender ATP Extended to iOS, macOS, Android, Linux

Microsoft partners will begin rolling out Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection to macOS, Linux, iOS, and Android devices.

Yahoo’s Ex-CEO Mayer Calls Out Russian Hackers

Former Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer apologizes for massive data breach that exposed billions of user accounts.

Cybercriminals Employ ‘Driveby’ Cryptocurrency Mining

Mining digital coins is a legal activity, but cybercriminals have discovered a new way to inject malware to perform the task.

Inhospitable: Hospitality & Dining’s Worst Breaches in 2017

Hotels and restaurants are in the criminal crosshairs this year.

How Law Firms Can Make Information Security a Higher Priority

Lawyers always have been responsible for protecting their clients' information, but that was a lot easier to do when everything was on paper. Here are four best practices to follow.

Greg Touhill: How an Air Force Lieutenant Became One of Cybersecurity’s...

Security Pro File: After leading cyber efforts in the military, DHS, and the federal government, the former Federal CISO now sets his sights on new security technology

Burnout, Culture Drive Security Talent Out the Door

Security's efforts to bridge the talent gap mean little when workers don't want to stay in the industry.

South America the Target of ‘Sowbug’ Cyber Espionage Group

Diplomatic and government organizations in Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, and Argentina are being targeted by what Symantec says looks like a nation-state actor.

Less Than One-Third of People Use Two-Factor Authentication

The number of 2FA users is still lower than expected, but most adopters started voluntarily, researchers found.

Hiring Outside the Box in Cybersecurity

Candidates without years of experience can still be great hires, as long as they are ready, willing, and able.

Majority of US Companies’ DDoS Defenses Breached

Survey finds 69% of companies' distributed denial-of-service attack defenses were breached in the past year - despite their confidence in the mitigation technologies.