The Federal Trade Commission banned app developers Equiliv Investments and Ryan Ramminger from creating and distributing malware after their "Prized" app commandeered consumer devices to mine digital currency.
OPM shut down one of its background investigation systems after it discovered a vulnerability, on that same day, the country's largest federal employees union filed a lawsuit against the agency.
In the survey, 50 percent of respondents said they are very concerned about the security of customer data in the public cloud.
Speaking at a Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City conference, Jerome Powell called EMV card deployment a step forward but questioned the security of cards that use signatures, not PINs, for authentication.
The attacks reportedly date back a year, and happened as recently as Tuesday morning.
The acquisition is expected to close in the first quarter of the fiscal year 2016.
Eric Saldarriaga was sentenced to three months in prison after he hired hackers to access victims' email accounts.
The U.S. Government Accountability Office identified nine new deficiencies in the Department of Treasury's Bureau of Fiscal Service's information systems.
DATA BREACH BLOG
An employee of a Meritus Medical Center vendor may have accessed patient information outside of their normal job duties.
Thousands of customers are being notified that malware on the Tactical Assault Gear website may have compromised their personal information.
California-based Bank of Manhattan Mortgage Lending is notifying customers of a potential unauthorized disclosure or use of their information.
Sign up to our newsletters
SC Magazine Articles
- 'MEDJACK' tactic allows cyber criminals to enter healthcare networks undetected
- Samsung devices, including Galaxy S6, vulnerable to remote code execution
- Dridex banking malware spreading through new spam campaign
- Study: Organizations taking months to remediate vulnerabilities
- U.S., China agree to cybersecurity code of conduct