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By TechEdge / Oct 28, 2016

How should organizations react to hackers changing tactics, techniques and procedures?

According to NTT Security, firms need to conduct better penetration testing to combat the changes in hackers’ tactics, techniques and...

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By TechEdge / Oct 25, 2016

Could new internet-connected gadgets bring the internet to its knees?

Dyn, an internet performance management company, was hit with a distributed denial of service (DDOS) attack on Friday afternoon. This...

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By TechEdge / Oct 20, 2016

Most Small Businesses are not Ready for Cyber-Attacks

According to a Nationwide survey nearly 80% of small-business owners don’t have a cyber-attack response plan in place. Leading to over...

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By TechEdge / Sep 30, 2016

Massive DDos Attack Led By Hacked Cameras & Other Devices

Last week, popular security and tech page KrebsOnSecurity went dark following a massive DDos attack. While the amount of data used to...

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By TechEdge / Sep 29, 2016

Where the U.S. Polls Fall Short on This Election

The current voting process in the U.S. allows for a myriad of cyber attacks. Since the voting process is decentralized and regulated by...

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By TechEdge / Sep 28, 2016

Reasons Why Users Aren’t Good With Passwords

A survey by password vault software LastPass shows that while 91% of users know that re-using passwords is risky, 61% re-use...

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By TechEdge / Sep 27, 2016

Ransomware Getting More Targeted & Expensive

In an alert published by the FBI, the agency claims that recent ransomware strains are beginning to target vulnerable business servers more...

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By TechEdge / Sep 26, 2016

Social Media and Bring Your Own Device (“BYOD”) Biggest Perceived Threats to Company Security

In a survey by Callcredit Information Group, the organization found that employee access to social media and BYOD device policies were...

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By TechEdge / Sep 23, 2016

Yahoo Confirms Personal Info. of at Least 500 Million Users Stolen

Yahoo has now confirmed that at least 500 million users' data was stolen from a breach that occurred in 2014....

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By TechEdge / Sep 20, 2016

Large Data Breach Hits Ad Company

A large scale data breach has hit an advertising company, with 6.6 million plaintext passwords and other personal information being...

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