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New guide aims to remove the drama of reporting software flaws

Handling a software flaw can be messy, both for a security researcher who found it and for the company it affects. But a new set of guidelines aims to make that interaction less mysterious and confrontational. read more »

Thousands of sites compromised through WordPress plug-in vulnerability

A critical vulnerability found recently in a popular newsletter plug-in for WordPress is actively being targeted by hackers and was used to compromise an estimated 50,000 sites so far. read more »

Hackers steal user data from the European Central Bank website, ask for money

Hackers have stolen user contact information, including email addresses and phone numbers, from the website of the European Central Bank and attempted to extort money from the institution. read more »

European Central Bank announces personal information stolen in hack

The European Central Bank website has been hacked, with attackers stealing personal information. read more »

ICO fines online travel services firm £150,000 over exposed personal data

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined an online travel services company £150,000 over a serious breach of the Data Protection Act (DPA). read more »

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For Your Eyes Only: Corporate espionage using social channels – is your company at risk?

Recent revelations concerning the techniques used by the spy agency, GCHQ to ‘protect’ the UK highlight some of the shadier methods it deploys for online surveillance or to manipulate and distort online discussion. Many of the techniques deployed by GCHQ bear a disturbing resemblance to those used by cyber criminals for their own commercial gain and in corporate espionage. read more »

Wearables: Are we handing more tools to Big Brother?

Most of us would love a break on our health insurance. We would generally appreciate the convenience of seeing ads for things we're actually interested in buying, instead of irrelevant "clutter." A lot of us would like someone, or something, else keeping track of how effective our workouts are. read more »

The CSO of the future

What does the future hold for enterprise security? What will programs, roles, technologies and policies look like in five years or so? read more »

Where culture and security clash

Physical perimeter security can differ from facility to facility, with myriad factors playing into what exactly is implemented, including budget and the assets that are being protected. read more »

Beware the next circle of hell: Unpatchable systems

Insecure by design and trusted by default, embedded systems present security concerns that could prove crippling read more »

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Wearables: Are we handing more tools to Big Brother?

Fitness trackers and other wearables are all the rage, but privacy advocates warn that they come with the risk of a "privacy nightmare"

ICO fines online travel services firm £150,000 over exposed personal data

Hacker steals over a million credit and debit card records

UK ISPs to tell illegal file-sharers off - with letter in the post

Businesses told to watch out for employees' downloading habits

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Avoiding the 7 Deadly Sins of IT Security

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What Do You Mean My Cloud Data Isn’t Secure?

Understanding your level of data protection read more »

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The connected car as a microcosm of the new threat landscape

Balancing the excitment of innovation with a security pro's natural cautionread more »

Securing mobile development: Nontechnical solutions

Tools and services are necessary but changing culture is essentialread more »

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