Many security professionals believe that they have a moral responsibility to share threat intelligence
Capitalising on Olympics activity, a new version of Zeus Sphinx has been targeting banks in Brazil and Colombia.
A robust underground marketplace for the sale of stolen products from compromised accounts as well as shady online services has been detected in Russia.
Cyber-attacks are getting larger, faster and more diverse, making them increasingly complex to identify and mitigate. But at the same time, as Kate O'Flaherty reports, businesses are collecting vast amounts of security data - far too much for a human to analyse and turn into something useful
Cyber-security is the greatest threat since the atom bomb, said Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.
Stealing $100 million (£70.4M) from a major US corporation should be hard than setting up a fake email account, but for one cyber-criminal enterprise this is all it took.
IT security professionals report that they are regularly pressured to roll out new technologies and devices regardless of whether they are secure, according to a new survey.
For the second year running, cyber-attacks are the top threat perceived by businesses. Data breaches took second place on the list, up one place from 2015.
Respondents to a new survey from FICO unanimously agreed: Data breaches this year in other industries will damage financial institutions.
A new study investigating how IT security professionals assess and mitigate cyber-security risks showed much room for improvement.
The cost of cyber-crime to Northern Ireland was estimated to be £100 million per year.
Secure communications for mobile is still widely overlooked and mission critical to the success of securing the Internet of Things (IoT).
The SC Congress NY conference took place yesterday, 20 October.
Based on global trends, global security strategist and threat researcher, David Manky from Fortinet, has encouraged local IT personnel and policymakers in Jamaica to begin putting the threat of cyber-attacks higher on the nation's agenda.
Cyber-attacks that exploit privileged and administrative accounts represent the greatest security risks for enterprises, says CyberArk in its latest report.
Women didn't increase their numbers in security over the past two years, according to a report released by (ISC)², which found that women in the security workforce held steady at 10 percent.
Spending on the outsourcing of IT functions is rising, according to a new report from Computer Economics.
A Reuters article claimed the Russian cyber-security firm intentionally poisoned good files to throw off competitors' antivirus detection.
Yahoo's Interim CEO Ramses Martinez detailed the company's bug bounty programme's successes since its creation in 2013.
Utilities face thousands of cyber-attacks every day, but we are not prepared for a successful take-down despite the very real threat says Oliver Eckel
Now in its 20th year, the event's theme is "Intelligent Security: Protect. Detect. Respond. Recover."
The public sector is being asked to deliver its services digitally, with availability and reliability just as important as security, as our experts agreed at a recent SC Magazine Roundtable
Cyber-insurance is the new go-to for large corporations trying to defend themselves from data breaches, but the UK is lagging behind - and that is something the government wants to fix.
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