A Call for Greater Regulation of Digital Currencies

A new report calls for international collaboration to create more transparency with virtual currencies and track money used for cybercrime.

NSA Employee Pleads Guilty to Illegally Retaining National Defense Secrets

Nghia Hoang Pho faces up to eight years in prison for removing highly classified NSA data from workplace and storing it at home.

Survey Suggests Many Are Still Waiting for Spectre, Meltdown Windows Updates

Microsoft's insistence on a specific registry key setting for offering the updates on systems appears to be the issue, security vendor Barkly says.

Cisco Adds Encrypted Traffic Analysis Function

New Encrypted Traffic Analytics is designed to help enterprises inspect encrypted traffic for malicious activity without having to decrypt it first.

Attacker ‘Dwell Time’ Average Dips Slightly to 86 Days

Real-world incident response investigation data from CrowdStrike reveals attacker trends with fileless malware, ransomware, and other weapons.

Nearly 2/3 of Industrial Companies Lack Security Monitoring

New Honeywell survey shows more than half of industrial sector organizations have suffered cyberattacks.

iPhone X Face ID a Facial Biometrics Catalyst?

Apple's new multi-factor authentication technology receives mixed reviews in separate surveys.

Fred Kwong: The Psychology of Being a CISO

Security Pro File: Fred Kwong learned people skills in the classroom and technical skills on the job.

The former psychology major, now CISO at Delta Dental, shares his path to cybersecurity and how he applies his liberal arts background to his current ...

Facebook Launches ‘Secure the Internet Grants’ Program

The new initiative encourages universities, non-profits, and NGOs to submit applied research proposals for new security defense technologies that can be used in practice.

Businesses Fail in Risk Modeling and Management: Report

Businesses struggle to quantify and manage risk, leading to wasted resources and oversight of major problems.

Hackers Who Disabled Police Cameras Prior to Trump Inauguration Left Trail...

Romanian police last month arrested Mihai Isvanca, and Eveline Cismaru for allegedly breaking into 123 computers controlling surveillance cameras at DC's police department in 2017.

9 Steps to More-Effective Organizational Security

Too often security is seen as a barrier, but it's the only way to help protect the enterprise from threats. Here are tips on how to strengthen your framework.