Credit unions urge Congress to enforce security standards for retailers

The National Association of Federal Credit Unions is asking Congress to establish national data breach and notification standards for retailers.

NSA civil liberties and privacy officer addresses concerns in virtual Q&A

Rebecca Richards took to Tumblr to address concerns about the NSA's activities and Edward Snowden's leaks.

Beth Israel medical center to pay $100K over data breach

The Boston-based hospital agreed to the fine related to its 2012 data breach which left information on thousands of patients vulnerable to compromise.

Google launches security dashboard and wizard

The technology company launched a new dashboard to keep users aware of devices that are linked up to their accounts.

FOCUS: Threat Landscape

DDoS attacks grew in size, threats became more complex, Q3 reports say

A trio of third quarter reports from security firms reveal changes and complexities in the threat landscape.

Product Reviews

Fortinet FortiDB 1000D

The FortiDB 1000D is a hardware appliance that monitors, audits and identifies vulnerabilities in databases. There are three deployment options: network sniffer, native audit and network agents.

White Ops Advanced

Provides evidence-based bot and malware detection with high certainty, in real-time, on any browser-based web request.

Boldon James Classifier

Allows users to apply relevant visual and metadata labels.

Identity Finder Sensitive Data Manager

Sensitive Data Manager ties discovery to business issues making classification easier and more relevant.


PCI 3.0: The good, the changes and why it's not ugly

PCI 3.0: The good, the changes and why it's not ugly

The primary challenge to secure payment card data is that too many involved see the PCI DSS as a panacea for every risk in the marketplace.

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