2017 Data Breach Will Cost Equifax at Least $1.38 Billion

2017 Data Breach Will Cost Equifax at Least $1.38 Billion

The company agrees to set aside a minimum of $380.5 million as breach compensation and spend another $1 billion on transforming its information security over…

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MAZE Relaunches "Name and Shame" Website

MAZE Relaunches “Name and Shame” Website

A threat group has once again taken to the internet to publish data stolen from alleged victims who refuse to cooperate with its ransom demands.…

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10 cybersecurity stories in 2019 that make us feel less secure

10 cybersecurity stories in 2019 that make us feel less secure

2019 is almost over. On many levels, it has been a memorable year; technology continued to show its prowess and agility, especially given the number…

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How firewall automation can help prevent breaches caused by wrong configurations

How firewall automation can help prevent breaches caused by wrong configurations

A majority of IT staffers polled by firewall management service FireMon said they still use manual processes to manage changes. Firewalls are a critical form…

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This Is The Impact Of A Data Breach On Enterprise Share Prices

This Is The Impact Of A Data Breach On Enterprise Share Prices

When news of a data breach breaks at a major organization, the aftermath can be chaotic. Executives will offer their apologies and the promise of…

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10% of Small Businesses Breached Shut Down in 2019

10% of Small Businesses Breached Shut Down in 2019

As a result of cybercrime, 69% of small organizations were forced offline for a limited time and 37% experienced financial loss. Ten percent of small…

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China supported C919 airliner development through cyber espionage

China supported C919 airliner development through cyber espionage

Security researchers have correlated the activity of a Chinese hacker group known for targeting aerospace companies to a multi-year espionage effort by China’s intelligence agencies…

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The Average Cost Of A Data Breach Is Highest In The U.S. [Infographic]

The Average Cost Of A Data Breach Is Highest In The U.S. [Infographic]

Globally, the impact of a data breach on an organization averages $3.86 million, though more serious “mega breaches” can cost hundreds of millions of dollars.…

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Imperva Breach Hits Cloud Customers

Imperva Breach Hits Cloud Customers

Security vendor Imperva has revealed an “incident” which exposed sensitive data on some of its customers including API keys and SSL certificates. The California-headquartered firm,…

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First Half Of 2019 Sees 4,000 Data Breaches Exposing 4B Records

First Half Of 2019 Sees 4,000 Data Breaches Exposing 4B Records

The number of data breaches reported and records exposed both increased by more than 50 percent during the first half of 2019 compared to the…

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