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POS malware risks millions of payment cards for Michaels, Aaron Brothers shoppers

POS malware risks millions of payment cards for Michaels, Aaron Brothers shoppers

An investigation dating back to January has finally confirmed that malware on point-of-sale systems may have compromised payment card data for millions of Michaels Stores and Aaron Brothers customers.

Contempt order against Lavabit still stands, appeals court rules

Contempt order against Lavabit still stands, appeals court rules

A federal appeals court backed an earlier ruling penalizing the email service.

Arrested Canadian hacker 'believed' to have exploited Heartbleed bug

Arrested Canadian hacker 'believed' to have exploited Heartbleed bug

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police arrested a 19-year-old man in Ontario who they believe exploited the Heartbleed bug to steal information from a federal agency.

Researchers uncover critical flaws impacting satellite communications

Researchers uncover critical flaws impacting satellite communications

Critical security issues that leave satellite communications vulnerable to being intercepted, manipulated or blocked were detailed in a white paper.

Report: SQL injection a pervasive threat, behavioral analysis needed

Report: SQL injection a pervasive threat, behavioral analysis needed

Long lag times between detection and resolution and reliance on traditional methods impair an organization's ability to combat SQL injection attacks.

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DATA BREACH BLOG

Data on 55,000 VFW members impacted by attacker seeking military intel

About 55,000 VFW members may have personal information at risk after an attacker seeking military intelligence gained access to a VFW web server.

More than 1,400 medical records compromised in Texas breach

More than 1,400 medical records were compromised after unauthorized access was gained to the health records system used by a Texas cardiology clinic.

Breach impacts thousands in Bibb County that applied for gov't jobs

A website security breach resulted in a compromise of data - including Social Security numbers - for thousands who applied for government jobs in Bibb County.

NEWS TEAM BLOG

Thanks for the memories

Today marks my final day at SC Magazine after more than 7-1/2 years.

Car hackers' appearance on the 'Today' show was important because they were on the 'Today' show

Ideas are needed on ways to improve the public's perception of computer security hackers who have no malicious intentions.

New plan to stop leaks: Squeal on your cubicle mate who may or may not be a whistleblower

An investigative report shows the Obama administration's insider threat program is far more expansive, and troubling, than even critics had thought.

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