Data security breaches
- February 02, 2012
In an October 2011 regulatory filing, VeriSign said its corporate network was breached in 2010, exposing data on a “small portion” of its systems.
- February 01, 2012
Organizations that have applied the latest patches should follow more stringent security best practices to guard against external attacks.
- January 26, 2012
Companies are spending more time investigating the source of data breaches and their impacts to reduce expenses, says a survey.
- January 25, 2012
Source code theft from Symantec’s systems in 2006 places pcAnywhere software at risk of being attacked. Company says software is bundled with many of its products.
- January 25, 2012
Newly appointed Epsilon CISO Chris Ray said he will take a step back and get a better understanding of the business before trying to address gaps.
- January 19, 2012
Investigators confirmed that a 2006 breach at Symantec Corp. is the root cause of a source code leak of its Norton Antivirus software.
- January 17, 2012
A hacktivist group is claiming responsibility for exploiting website vulnerabilities and stealing the personal information of approximately 80 T-Mobile employees.
- January 16, 2012
While the RSA SecurID breach cost EMC’s security division more than $60 million, executives admit it could take years to restore its tarnished image.
- January 12, 2012
Intelligence firm CEO apologizes for failing to properly secure customer credit card data and email addresses. Firm now outsources processes to third-party payment processor.
- January 05, 2012
Care2, a social network that promotes a variety of causes, announced a data security breach Dec. 28 in which hackers targeted account credentials on the company servers.
- December 30, 2011
Among the experts are Verizon’s Wade Baker on data breaches, Microsoft’s David Ladd on software security and Catalin Cosoi of BitDefender on targeted attack prevention.
- September 20, 2011
Startup Co3 Systems leapt out of stealth mode last week with a software-as-a-service offering that helps organizations automate their response after a data breach. The company, launched by security ...
- September 06, 2011
Recovering from a massive, high-profile breach of its systems, Sony Corp. is looking to Philip Reitinger to lead its security initiatives.
- July 07, 2011
A breach of the newspaper’s job site exposed 1.27 million usernames and email addresses.
- June 21, 2011
Breach is part of a string of high profile attacks targeting gaming networks and other websites. Experts say enterprises should assess their basic security defenses. Sega Corp. has warned its ...