A recent Gallup Crime poll indicates that Americans' top two worries revolve around having credit card data stolen or their computer or smartphones compromised.
It's not enough to build a tall wall or dig a deep moat to protect a fortress, an enterprise's network is equally vulnerable without the necessary added layers of security.
Major retailers are falling prey to massive credit card information heists, despite spending millions on cyber security systems.
Igor Baikalov was appointed chief scientist at security intelligence firm Securonix.
Following his time as RSA's senior vice president of products, Amit Yoran will be promoted to the company's president.
While it may seem like 2014 is the year of the vulnerability, in reality, this year has not been much different than years past.
On Thursday, the group launched its Cybersecurity Career Lifecycle (CSCL) program.
The conference will cover the future of cybersecurity education in the U.S.
The National Cyber Security Alliance has teamed up with the International Franchise Association to promote cybersecurity awareness among franchise businesses in the U.S.
The recent acquisition will allow Proofpoint customers to further secure their social media accounts.
The government agency has announced Ashkan Soltani as its new chief technologist, according to a release.
Edna Conway, Cisco's global supply chain CSO, spoke at SC Congress NY with a panel of experts.
Fraud managers have the thorny task of safeguarding their organizations and its customers against fraudsters. New best practices in online fraud detection (OFD) have emerged that advocate a "five layer model."
Cisco unveiled the winners of three Security Grand Challenges and announced a fourth challenge, aimed at women.
It's clear that vulnerabilities continue to exist, despite our best efforts to combat them. In fact, we have addressed many of the same problems before.
Eddie Schwartz has been appointed the new president of the New York City-based online fraud company.
The coalition began as an effort to stop the spread of the Hikit trojan, previously known for targeting U.S. defense contractors.
As new solutions emerge, it's critical for organizations to protect themselves by being informed, aware, and acting whenever possible. Those that don't take action are playing a very dangerous game.
Transparency reports are common these days, but the information they provide can still be difficult to read and understand.
We are now in the fast lane towards a driverless future. Will we have to brake for hackers?
NSS Labs highlighted the growth of security-as-a-service (SaaS) vendors, and issues facing the market.
As rumors swirled, Symantec announced that it would become two companies, one focused on security and the other on information management.
Rather than staying true to the password as the primary security method, Michael Daniel, White House cybersecurity coordinator, suggested biometrics or even selfies as an alternative.
Despite big responsibilities compounded by a string of headline-grabbing data breaches, the skies are looking brighter for CISOs.
Cybersecurity teams spend the majority of their time trying to figure out exactly what is happening on their networks. They would be better served trying to focus on how often things happen on their network.
A new cybersecurity certificate has been launched by global IT association ISACA that's intended for those looking to break into the field.
Raytheon's second annual survey on the online and security behavior of Millennials shows improvement but still a long way to go.
Security leaders must create visible value for the organization, says Unisys's Francis Ofungwu.
Active security thinking ensures that we don't simply perpetuate security folklore.
It's all about what you say and how you say it, says DHS's Phyllis Schneck. Teri Robinson reports.