U.S. authorities identify Chinese companies that benefited from military cybertheft

U.S. authorities have concluded that three Chinese companies benefited from intellectual property stolen from U.S. companies as part of a corporate cyberespionage campaign conducted by the Chinese military.

Samsung Pay secure despite LoopPay breach, company says

Despite the hack of LoopPay, whose technology is at the heart of Samsung's mobile payment system, the electronics company said its Samsung Pay is secure.

Verizon lets users opt-out of controversial code tracker, will share data with AOL

Verizon will start sharing user data, including the use of a controversial code tracker, with the AOL Advertising Network.

Former Reuters journalist convicted of helping Anonymous hack the LA Times

A federal jury in California convicted former Reuters deputy social media editor Matthew Keys of conspiring to help the hacktivist group Anonymous hack into the LA Times and alter its website.

Featured: Vulnerabilities

New 'Moker' malware can alter security measures

Researchers at enSilo spotted malware dubbed "Moker" that can alter security measures and take complete control of a victim's computer.

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Product Reviews

IntaForensics Lima Forensic Case Management

This should be in every digital forensic lab, especially those that need to track evidence for use in court.

Distil Networks

Distil inspects each http request in real time to determine if it is a malicious bot.

Guidance Software EnCase 7.10

EnCase has a long history in law enforcement and, in recent years, has moved strongly into the corporate world.


Opinions Are SYNful Knock-style router attacks set to become the new normal?

Are SYNful Knock-style router attacks set to become the new normal?

In the wake of the SYNful Knock attack on its routers, Cisco should re-engineer its devices to prevent future attacks, says Raimund Genes.

Opinions U.S. must improve data laws

U.S. must improve data laws

Can U.S. data protection laws protect privacy and preserve tech innovation and intellectual property?

Opinions Canada stands against spam

Canada stands against spam

The impact of Canada's anti-spam legislation for companies big and small.

Opinions Rethinking your IT leadership strategy

Rethinking your IT leadership strategy

Many organizations are also investing heavily to hire top-notch CISOs to fill the presumed leadership gap in security.

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Emerging Products: Cloud Security, Part 2

In part two of our cloud security emerging products we see a little shift in product types. This time we see more emphasis on protecting the data. The bulk of these products and services address rather prosaic challenges in innovative ways. Click here.

Me and my job

CSOs: We'd like to profile one of your IT team members
This section gives you an opportunity to call out one of your star team members, whose picture and responses would appear in SC Magazine.

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