Target Ignored Data Breach Alarms
Target's security team reviewed -- and ignored -- urgent warnings from threat-detection tool about unknown malware spotted on the network.
H-1B Visa Demand Spike Predicted
When the window for new H-1B applications opens on April 1, three IT job categories will lead the charge: software engineering, information security, and big data.
Snowden: I'd Do It Again
NSA whistleblower fields questions via live video feed at South by Southwest, calls encryption "defense against the dark arts."
NSA Scandal Darkens Cloud Discussions At RSA
From Europe's efforts to create regulations for data localization to worries over the security of the cloud, the leaks of the past eight months have cast a shadow over cloud providers.
TSA Baggage Scanners Hackable
Researchers reveal weak security that could allow malicious insiders or attackers to spoof the contents of carry-on baggage.
Software Audits: Are You Ready?
Study reveals more than half of companies have faced software audits within the past two years. Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, and IBM top list of auditors.
Power Utility Substations At Risk
"Project Robus" so far has exposed dozens of security flaws in software using popular ICS/SCADA network protocol, but several vendors still have not patched.