An early February breach took down two government websites and prompted the state to shell out $72,450 for vulnerability testing.
Amid concerns that the NSA kept mum on Heartbleed, the White House cyber security coordinator explains the government disclosure process.
The retailer named Bob DeRodes to lead the transformation of its IT infrastructure, including a switch to MasterCard chip and PIN technology in 2015.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein has drafted a bill to protect companies from lawsuits when they share data with government entities to prevent or mitigate a cyber threat.
A McAfee report explains that cyber criminals can hide their ill-gotten gains from authorities by exploiting unlicensed gambling sites and the anonymity of the internet and digital currency.
The newly formed Core Infrastructure Initiative, created to boost under-funded open source projects, will tackle OpenSSL first.
Researchers observed 346 DDoS attacks in the final quarter of 2013 and attackers used Vega and Skipfish vulnerability scanners to exploit web flaws at financial companies.