NEWS & ANALYSIS

The Lure of Spearphishing

Take a look at the numbers behind a typical spearphishing campaign.

Hacker: Logging Out Of Facebook Is Not Enough

A hacker says on his blog that he's found proof that Facebook tracks users while they're logged out. A Facebook rep fires back in the comments section.

Morning Security Brief: LulzSec Hacker Busted, Other Uses For 3D Printers, APD Scraps WiFi Surveillance Plan, and More

Another member of LulzSec is caught, only two remain at large. 3D printing technology lauded for good is already being used for crime. The Austin Police Department kills a plan to log unsecured WiFi networks.

Breach Insurance Gains Steam

Companies can mitigate losses from cyberattacks and other data breaches by purchasing cyber insurance, but they should evaluate policies carefully.

Looking Ahead: Technology and Threats

Security Management's Matthew Harwood interviews futurist Marc Goodman.

Advanced Persistent Threats A Main Concern After ‘Year of the Hack’

A cybersecurity survey shows companies are having difficulty adapting to the evolving threat landscape.

$00.000025: The Going Rate On The Black Market For Your Email Address

McAfee's most recent quartely report says spammers are buying email addresses for cheap.

Cyberattack Reveals Weak Password Policies of Law Enforcement Agencies

AntiSec’s latest hack shows law enforcement agencies need stronger password policies.

Morning Security Brief: Overdose Calls, Drones that Eavesdrop, Internet Data Retention, and More

New York offers immunity to people who call 911 for overdose victims. A drone that can pretend to be your cell phone carrier. Government agencies to recruit at Defcon. And more.

Morning Security Brief: Mumbai Bombings, Gun Control, Nuclear Security, and More

Indian intelligence had no advance warning of impending threat in Mumbai bombing. In border states, a new requirement aims to keep guns out of the hands of cartels. Militants call for cyber-jihad. And more.
 




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