Why Phone Numbers Stink As Identity Proof

Phone numbers stink for security and authentication.  How exactly did we get to…


GIACT On Payments’ $29M Wire Fraud Wake-Up Call

Last week, the U.S. subsidiary of Japan’s largest financial media organization,…


Mind your own business! CEOs who misuse data could end up in jail

CEOs who lie about misusing consumers’ data could face up to 20 years in jail…


Russian state hackers rarely share code with one another

A first-of-its-kind research project highlights the connections between nearly…


Hackers Selling Business, Customer Data at Bargain Prices

Businesses should understand that identity theft impacts both their customers…


Email wire fraud is so simple for criminals to pull off, it’s cost companies $26 billion

While other types of attacks are difficult to quantify in terms of dollar loss,…


These are the Internet of Things devices that are most targeted by hackers

Internet-connected security cameras account for almost half of the Internet of…


Equifax became the first company to have its outlook downgraded for a cyber attack

Moody's has just slashed its rating outlook on Equifax, the first time…


FEC approves free cybersecurity for campaigns despite influence concerns

The Federal Election Commission gave the go-ahead this week to a nonprofit…