Data security breaches
- 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.
- March 13, 2014
Nearly three out of four say companies don't value data privacy and security, but experts say to see change, consumers must vote with their wallets.
- March 12, 2014
Veteran CISOs say Target's move to create and fill its CISO role is a good one, but that can't be the end of the Target security program overhaul.
- March 03, 2014
Sears is undergoing a data breach investigation for an unconfirmed incident, but speculation persists about false positives from the Target breach.
- February 28, 2014
Verizon is touting its largest-ever data set for the 2014 DBIR, but the gap is widening between when breaches happen and when they're discovered.
- February 07, 2014
Anomaly-based user activity monitoring is the only measure that can stop Target-like attacks that utilize stolen credentials, experts say.
- February 04, 2014
Expert Mike Chapple says a key detail in the Target breach suggests that the Fortune 500 retailer likely wasn't PCI DSS compliant.
- January 28, 2014
The Online Trust Alliance marks Data Privacy Day with events to help enterprises plan for inevitable data protection and privacy incidents.
- January 24, 2014
According to Reuters, the FBI has warned retailers that it's found about 20 other Target-like attacks involving memory-parsing point-of-sale malware.
- January 16, 2014
With news of more retail breaches imminent, experts say point-of-sale security is just one of many payment-processing infrastructure problems.
- January 10, 2014
Updated details on the Target breach show a much greater scope than originally announced, and reveal its Q4 finances were hurt by related charges.
- December 19, 2013
The Minneapolis-based retailer said a massive data breach, one of the largest in retail history, occurred over the holiday shopping period.
- December 05, 2013
A new website built by Troy Hunt enables possible data breach victims to discover compromised accounts from several high-profile breaches.
- November 01, 2013
Wading into the murky waters of security metrics? Jay Jacobs offers his take on data collection and incident reporting with the VERIS framework.
- October 28, 2013
The fifth iteration of the Building Security In Maturity Model project is a tool you can use as a measuring stick for software security initiatives.