Information Security Laws Investigations and Ethics
- June 26, 2015
New roundup: Sometimes the least of threats -- such as click fraud -- can end up being the bigger issues -- like ransomware. Plus: U.S. Navy won't let go of XP; U.S./China cyber code of conduct; and more!
- June 03, 2015
Security expert Bruce Schneier says his new book, Data and Goliath, lays out a compelling case against government mass surveillance.
- May 28, 2015
With Section 215 of the Patriot Act meeting its demise on June 1, President Obama calls for the Senate to get busy.
- May 13, 2015
A security ethics survey conducted at the 2015 RSA Conference indicates that infosec professionals may be wary of media attention in breach and vulnerability reporting.
- March 18, 2015
The Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights proposed by the Obama administration is a good first step, according to experts, and may simplify privacy compliance for enterprises currently dealing with many different state laws.
- March 06, 2015
News roundup: Bug bounty programs can offer big rewards to researchers, unless Adobe is handing out the prizes. Plus: Signal 2.0 encryption app; app cloning risk increasing; Angler adopts 'domain shadowing' capability.
- February 06, 2015
News roundup: With the proposed 2016 federal budget and push for a national data breach law, Washington may finally care about cybersecurity. Plus: Coviello to retire; Flash patched again; Sony Pictures breached by Russians and loses its co-chair.
- December 12, 2014
News roundup: Amid a devastating breach incident Sony Pictures is fighting back, raising legal and ethical questions. Plus: A big week in security acquisitions; Comcast sued over open Wi-Fi; and Yahoo announces vulnerability disclosure policy.
- October 31, 2014
News roundup: Verizon gave its mobile users an early Halloween trick: a cookie that cannot be erased, despite a number of privacy concerns. Also: compromising an air-gapped computer over the air; an alleged government-funded hack against a CBS ...
- October 10, 2014
News roundup: Colleges across the country are offering courses in offensive hacking, but are they ethical? Plus: Why the first 'online murder' may happen in 2014; Palo Alto and NSS Labs make up; numerous Android security issues surface.
- September 12, 2014
News roundup: City-sponsored situational awareness software use at a music festival illustrates the importance of enterprise surveillance strategy evaluation. Plus: Apache Tomcat upgrade; OpenSSL security policy; and call center security concerns.
- July 10, 2014
News roundup: Facebook's manipulation of users' news feeds has reignited the data privacy debate regarding how enterprises should manage user data.
- June 26, 2014
Special report: The handling of an OWASP employee's disputed harassment claim has sparked a debate over the group's governance and its future.
- April 01, 2014
It remains unclear whether Trustwave could be held liable for Target's massive 2013 data breach in future litigation.
- March 26, 2014
The lawsuit cites Target for negligence in its massive data breach, and accuses Trustwave of not spotting the incident in a timely manner.