Tag Archives: security

Russian Spies Conspired with Most Wanted Cybercriminal in Yahoo Hack — DOJ (Forbes)

Prosecutors today unsealed an indictment charging four men, including two Russian intelligence officials, with a 2014 hack of Yahoo that affected 500 million accounts. The U.S. cla... More

How to Catch Hackers? Old-School Sleuthing, With a Digital Twist (NYT)

Bank robbers wear masks and escape in vans with stolen license plates. Kidnappers compose ransom letters from newsprint to elude handwriting experts. Burglars target houses with th... More

HITS: Spring 2017: Azure to Share Thoughts on Security, DADC NMS on Content Delivery

Execs from Microsoft Azure and Sony DADC New Media Solutions will look at what it truly takes today to not only enable content for global distribution, but also securing content us... More

NAB 2017: Security, QC Experts Tout Importance of Risk Management Strategies for Content Companies

LAS VEGAS — It’s in the best interest of content creators to develop risk management strategies that make sense for their individual businesses and that are line with their obj... More

IBM Security to Acquire Cybersecurity Firm Agile 3 (CDSA)

IBM Security — the tech giant’s security arm which offers a portfolio of enterprise security products and services — has agreed to acquire cybersecurity firm Agile 3 Solution... More

NSS Labs: Edge Browser Tops vs. Security Threats

Microsoft’s Edge browser — the company’s under-the-radar replacement for Internet Explorer — is less than a year old, and may not have the same name recognition as Firefox ... More

Sony Pictures Networks Ups the Fight on TV Piracy with Cisco (CDSA)

Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) is launching several new HD channels in the Indian market to further expand the entertainment options for its viewers. SPN has chosen Cisco Video... More

Researcher Finds Critical Vulnerabilities in Hollywood Screener System (TorrentFreak)

So-called screener copies of the latest movies are some of Hollywood’s most valuable assets, yet every year and to the delight of pirates, many leak out onto the Internet. Over ... More

Gartner: Worldwide Information Security Spending Hits Record High (CDSA)

Reacting to increasing everyday cybersecurity threats, businesses and governments will spend a record $81.6 billion on information security products and services in 2016, an 8% jum... More

Information Security Culture: It’s Time to Upgrade to 2.0 (Info Security)

Information security requires an approach that involves people, process and technology. But, while we have made great strides in technological advancements in information security,... More