On the heels of a ransomware attack on the MongoDB, which hit thousands of MongoDB databases accessible on the Web, thousands of users of Elasticsearch now find themselves under attack. 421 more words
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It’s time for retailers to stop treating cybersecurity as an afterthought.
Major cyber breaches are now not only common but also well publicized. Consumers are understandably wary. 352 more words
Organizations today face an unprecedented number of security threats, and the risks will only increase as employees, customers and partners embrace new trends and innovations on their road to digital transformation. 741 more words
Last week the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) made it clear that it will be taking the security of home networking and IoT devices very seriously. 511 more words
Last week, three Chinese hackers were charged with stealing inside information in order to profit from trading equities.
According to an indictment unsealed Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, in the Southern District of New York, the three were charged with “devising and carrying out a scheme to enrich themselves by obtaining and trading on material, nonpublic information (“Inside Information”), exfiltrated from the networks and servers of multiple prominent U.S.-based international law firms with offices in New York.” 330 more words