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4.5 Million Patients' Data Stolen from Healthcare System

Community Health Systems, which operates 206 hospitals around the U.S., announced today that in a recent data breach hackers stole data on 4.5 million patients, including names, Social Security numbers, addresses, birthdays and telephone numbers. The hackers did not steal information about patients’ medical histories, clinical operations or credit cards.


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US Financial Council Warns Banks about Rise in Cyber-Attacks

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) warned banks about rising cyber-attacks on their websites and their cash machines.


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McAfee Reports 200 New Computer Attacks Per Minute in 2013

A new report from McAfee says every minute there are more than 200 new computer attacks using a variety of malware.


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Healthcare Industry to Conduct Cyberattack Drill

The health sector, in partnership with the federal government, will conduct simulated attacks against health care networksto test their vulnerability to hackers.


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Senior Managers Pose Greatest Risk to Cyber Security

A new study shows senior managers account for some of the greatest security risks because they are prone to take work, and thus security vulnerabilities, home with them.


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False Alarm on Commerce Dept Cyber Attack Costs Almost $3 Million

Equipment was destroyed, consultants hired, and Internet communication blocked for months -- all because of a common malware virus on six computers. 


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Americans Worry about Data Breaches but Disagree About Private Companies to Notify about Cyber Attacks

According to research by Unisys Corporation , a majority of Americans are concerned about data breaches involving large organizations, but are evenly mixed on whether legislation should require private businesses to share cyber attack information with the government.


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Anonymous Again Hacks into North Korean Web Sites

For the second time this month, the North Korean news and information site Uriminzokkiri.com has been taken down.


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South Korean Banks Hacked

Cyberattackers have attacked South Korean banks and broadcasters, infecting networks with a malicious program that slowed or shut systems down.


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Europe Considers Data Breach Rules for Critical Infrastructure

European businesses that provide critical infrastructure services, including banks, stock exchanges, telecommunications firms and utilities, may soon be required to disclose any data breaches to authorities.


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ASIS 2013 Product Preview

ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits, September 24-27 in Chicago, Illinois, will include an exhibit hall packed with innovative security solutions. Here are some of the products that will be shown at ASIS this year.

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Virtualization and Data Center Security: What You Need to Know for 2014

Data centers are increasingly becoming the center of the enterprise, and data center and cyber security is following the same path for security departments. According to Justin Flynn, a consultant at the Burwood Group, the virtualization of data centers allows enterprises to scale more easily and faster, with a smaller footprint.

However, hosting enterprise data in the cloud can make intrusion detection more difficult – how can enterprise security leaders team up with other departments to keep aware of cyber risks and traffic, and physical and data compliance during the virtual transition? How can CISOs and CSOs discuss cyber threats with the C-Suite to get the resources they need? And how can the proper infrastructure test and verify possible malicious attacks? 

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2014 December

This issue of Security Magazine covers our 12th annual Top Guarding Firms list. Check out the best of the best as of December 2014. The 21st century has brought with it new types of security threats. Read how to combat and protect against these threats.

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