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Infections caused by prevalent financial trojans dropped 53 percent last year

Infections caused by prevalent financial trojans dropped 53 percent last year

But the U.S. still remains the top country in detections, a Symantec report found.

Spammers leverage DMARC to more successfully distribute ransomware

Spammers leverage DMARC to more successfully distribute ransomware

Trend Micro researchers observed spammers leveraging DMARC in order to improve the chances of infecting users with TorrentLocker.

In growing market for genetic data, privacy implications prove lasting

In growing market for genetic data, privacy implications prove lasting

Experts consider the lasting impact of data brokers, and potential breaches, on genetic information.

Natural Grocers investigating unauthorized access to POS systems

Natural Grocers investigating unauthorized access to POS systems

Financial sources told Brian Krebs that fraudulent activity had been detected that indicated the grocer's POS systems had been accessed.

NEWS BRIEFS

Hillary Clinton used personal email for State business

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is catching flak for exclusively using her personal email account to do business for the four years she was at the State Department.

NEWS ALERT: New SSL/TLS vulnerability identified, dubbed 'FREAK'

Researchers announced FREAK, a vulnerability that they say enables attackers to intercept HTTPS connections between vulnerable clients and servers.

Obama criticizes Chinese cybersecurity regs

President Obama told Reuters that cybersecurity requirements proposed by China need to change if the country wants to do business with the U.S.

Google pulls default encryption from Android partner phones

Although Google said its Android Lollipop devices would have encryption enabled by default, some devices have shown up on the market without encryption.

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DATA BREACH BLOG

Laptop stolen from employee contained data on Pioneer Bank customers

The New York-based bank is notifying an undisclosed number of customers that their personal information was on a laptop that was stolen from an employee.

North Carolina credit union notification says laptop containing data missing

A Piedmont Advantage Credit Union laptop containing personal information cannot be located.

Bulk Reef Supply website compromised, credit cards at risk

Bulk Reef Supply is notifying an undisclosed number of customers that their personal data could be at risk.

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