Matthew Hines

SEO Poisoning Piggybacks on McAfee Update Glitch

After a flawed AV update issued by McAfee left thousands of the security company's customers scrambling to get their systems re-configured and back running normally, scammers have predictably moved...

Phony eBay Security Warnings on the Prowl

As cybercriminals continue to advance their attempts to cash-in on end users' sensitivity to potential security risks they're increasingly combining time-honored social engineering schemes with phony desktop alerts and...

People Still Tasting Spam Despite Getting Burned

Despite growing awareness that most of today's unsolicited e-mail constitutes some form of attack, many people continue to open and interact with the spam they receive and expose themselves...

Industry Frets Over Software Security

Based on the results of a survey conducted at last week's RSA Security Conference in San Francisco, IT security pros are more concerned than ever regarding the resiliency of...

RSA Redux: U.S. Cyber-Sec Experts Question Progress, Innovation

Experts speaking at the RSA Security Conference 2010 in San Francisco cited many of the same issues that have long thwarted U.S. cyber-security reform as the most significant problems...

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How Tech Companies Can Boost Cyber Defenses: Building a Cyber-First Culture

Today’s accelerated pace of digital transformation brings significant opportunities for businesses to grow and drive value for shareholders. At the same time, the rise...

Zoomtopia: AI and Video to Power Healthcare

At the recent Zoomtopia event, the company touted its ability to power digital healthcare. Zoom already integrates with popular electronic health record (EHR) systems, such...

eWEEK eSPEAKS Video Podcast with James Maguire

Episode 32: Semperis’s Mickey Bresman: How to Secure Your Active Directory Mickey Bresman, Co-founder and CEO of Semperis, provides three tips for securing your Active...

DevOps or ‘DevOops’: Three Tips for Successful DevOps

Throughout my career as an IT consultant, working with various platforms and technologies, I’ve encountered a myriad of terms pitched to me to explain...

Using Personal Data for Analytics Requires Balancing Accessibility and Security

Digital transformation of financial services is driving an increasingly automated analytics process in which personally identifiable information (PII) about borrowers is transmitted and stored...