Data security breaches
- May 02, 2005
Also, New York sues a firm for distributing spyware; smartphones risky but used for sensitive transactions. California may limit RFID technology's use.
- April 28, 2005
Experts say there's a very fine line between much needed government intervention and "over-regulation."
- April 21, 2005
In other news, Symantec wins another case against software pirates; a Windows service pack causes trouble; and new Bagle worm emerges.
- April 15, 2005
To defeat the scourge of identity theft, consumers, Congress and corporate America need to team up.
- April 15, 2005
An influential cryptographer and a panel of technologists today debate how best to fight false authentication and fraudulent transactions.
- April 12, 2005
Also this week, spam exploits Pope's passing; flaws found in CA's BrightStor; and McAfee hits a milestone.
- March 30, 2005
Microsoft pledges better ID security. Given the theft of a laptop storing 100,000 Social Security numbers, Redmond's approach could prove controversial.
- March 28, 2005
Survey shows users will give away any personal information -- even if they know it can be used to steal their identities -- for just a chance to win a small prize.
- March 10, 2005
Recent high-profile data compromises are only the tip of the iceberg, there's much more to be concerned about then what the media is telling you.
- February 25, 2005
Workaround outlined for new php exploit. IBM issues patch for DB2 flaw. Payroll service goes offline to investigate security claims , and BoA loses personal data on customers.
- February 01, 2005
For the fifth straight year, the FTC said most complaints came from identity theft victims. And that's a problem for enterprises.
- January 11, 2005
Hackers steal personal data of more than 30,000 members of George Mason University. Two new Trojans emerge. BMC Software buys a Parisian company.
- November 24, 2004
Compliance concerns have a growing number of enterprises turning to firms that provide command and control, according to a Yankee Group survey.
- November 23, 2004
Experts say enterprises must avoid being used as pawns in identity theft schemes. A new survey shows customers support companies that take strong steps to protect them.
- October 19, 2004
A new survey shows consumers want more security before they'll embark in online banking and other e-services.