Microsoft ensnared in SolarWinds hack; scope of breach grows

Microsoft ensnared in SolarWinds hack; scope of breach grows

By Anna Domanska - Dec 18, 2020

Microsoft has been working to notify “more than 40 customers that the hackers targeted more precisely and compromised through additional and sophisticated measures,” said the c

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Hackers believe it is Easier to Steal Fingerprints than Passwords

Hackers believe it is Easier to Steal Fingerprints than Passwords

By Carrie Ann - Mar 29, 2017

With the increase in the use of cyber communication, people started using a password to keep selected data secretive. A password is generally shared between the user and the machin

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Cyber Attacks: Does your company need Cyber Insurance?

Cyber Attacks: Does your company need Cyber Insurance?

By Christy Gren - Dec 31, 2015

From giant companies to small businesses, from Twitter and Sony to MasterCard and Target, all companies fear data breach done by hacking. Such attacks not only incur a huge monetar

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FTC Has Power to Prosecute Companies over Slack Online Security

FTC Has Power to Prosecute Companies over Slack Online Security

By Carrie Ann - Aug 26, 2015

A federal appeals court on Monday has ruled that the Federal Trade Commission does have the right to prosecute companies who fail to protect customer information. The Philadelphia-

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Russian researchers expose embedded spying software in computer hard drives

Russian researchers expose embedded spying software in computer hard drives

By Carrie Ann - Feb 17, 2015

A new report from Kaspersky Lab has found a suite of surveillance platforms that can hide spying software embedded deep within hard drives made by leading manufacturers. The attack

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NSA Built Own 'Google-Like' Search Engine To Share Communication Records With Government Agencies

NSA Built Own 'Google-Like' Search Engine To Share Communication Records With Government Agencies

By Christy Gren - Aug 27, 2014

The National Security Agency has built a Google like search engine that allows multiple government agencies to search information through more than 850 billion communications recor

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Yahoo and Google in Joint Effort to Create a Secure, Encrypted Email System by 2015

Yahoo and Google in Joint Effort to Create a Secure, Encrypted Email System by 2015

By Carrie Ann - Aug 09, 2014

On Thursday, Yahoo announced it will join Google Inc. to create a secure email system by next year that could make it almost impossible for hackers or ISPs and law enforcement to r

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