Security Archives


Massive Cyber-attack Shows Risk of Poor Security on Network Nodes

Posted : 2016-10-22

NEWS ANALYSIS: While the details regarding the sources and methods of the Oct. 21 DDoS attack that took down vast areas of the internet are still unclear, insecure endpoints are the likely culprit. Read More >


SecTor Features Snowden Appearance, Call to Secure All the 'Things'

Posted : 2016-10-21

Over the course of the last decade, SecTor has emerged as a significant security conference. The 10th annual SecTor conference, held Oct. 18 and 19 in Toronto, tackled a broad range of security topics, including management practices, security... Read More >


DDoS Attack Snarls Friday Morning Internet Traffic

Posted : 2016-10-21

The massive distributed denial-of-service attack against DynDNS impacted Twitter, Reddit and much of the U.S. East Coast. Read More >


NSA Contractor Committed 'Breathtaking' Thefts, DOJ Alleges

Posted : 2016-10-20

The Justice Department alleges Harold Thomas Martin III stole 50TB of data, including materials that were marked "Secret" and "Top Secret." Read More >


Czech Police Apprehend Alleged LinkedIn Hacker

Posted : 2016-10-20

Four years after a massive data breach of LinkedIn, an Interpol Red Notice alert helps Czech police grab a suspect. Read More >

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