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Survey: Critical Infrastructure Companies Woefully Unprepared for Security Breaches

July 10, 2014

Nearly 70 percent of critical infrastructure companies surveyed by Unisys and the Ponemon Institute suffered a security breach in the last year. According to the report, “Despite staggering statistics around the number of security breaches within these sectors, results showed that they gap between security concern and preparedness is overwhelming.”


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Survey Says Card Fraud Biggest Security Concern for U.S. Consumers

May 14, 2014

Credit and debit card fraud tops Americans' security concerns in 2014, against a recent backdrop of major retail and banking security breaches, according to the 2014 Unisys Security Index.


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Securities and Exchange Commission Releases Cyber Security Examination Blueprint

April 17, 2014

U.S. securities regulators unveiled a road map for ensuring that Wall Street firms are prepared to detect and prevent cyber security attacks.


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Target Traces Security Breach to Stolen Vendor Credentials

January 30, 2014

An intruder stole a vendor's credentials that were used to access Target's system and cause its massive security breach last year.


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HealthCare.gov Security Still Not Strong Enough

January 6, 2014

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor intends to introduce new legislation to make HealthCare.gov more secure.


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McAfee Labs Forecasts Growth in Mobile Ransomware and Security-Aware Attacks in 2014

December 30, 2013

In 2014, McAfee Labs expects that Ransomware will proliferate on mobile devices, attacks using advanced evasion techniques will come of age, and social platforms will be used more aggressively to target the finances and personal information of consumers, and the intellectual property and trade secrets of business leaders.


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40 Million Credit Cards Compromised at Target

December 19, 2013

Shoppers who used credit cards or debit cards at Target between November 27 and December 15, 2013 may have been hacked.


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Kroll's 2014 Cyber Security Forecast Predicts a Changing Tide in Cyber Standards

December 4, 2013

Kroll's annual Cyber Security Forecast highlights seven trends identified by Kroll and suggests that a changing tide in cyber standards, both social and legal, will require organizations to take stronger actions and safeguards to protect against reputational, financial and legal risks in 2014.


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Vermont Health-Care Web Site Security Breached

November 25, 2013

Vermont confirmed that a security breach of the state’s health-care exchange Web site gave at least one user access to another resident’s Social Security number.


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

June 4, 2013

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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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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Security Magazine

July 2014

2014 July

In the July issue of Security Magazine, read about how the NFL is balancing security with fan experience to make sure sporting events are running smoothly. If you're doing any traveling this summer, be sure to read the 5 hot spots for business travel security, also, employers can track on-the-go employees with new mobile apps. Also, check out the latest news and industry innovations for the security industry.

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