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Published Thursday, October 02, 2014 8:45 PM by Matthew Mors
With the leap this year in the number of data breaches there's enough finger pointing going around to make IT professionals stay in bed forever. The latest comes from John McCormack, CEO of Websense , a maker of gateways and data security solutions...

Published Tuesday, September 30, 2014 8:42 PM by Matthew Mors
Hacking medical data has become a booming business, and attacks against hospitals are up 600 percent in 2014, a security company CEO told CNBC. The increase in data-sharing, and the growth of the Internet of everything may be good for medicine, but it's...

Published Friday, September 26, 2014 8:41 PM by Matthew Mors
The impact of the most recent security bug dubbed "Shell Shock" or the "Bash" bug has the potential to be massive, security experts say. And unfortunately there's not much people can do to guard against it. The bug affects Unix...

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Published Friday, September 26, 2014 8:40 PM by Matthew Mors
Websense chief executive John McCormack discusses the Shellshock bug, which he describes as one of the most significant security issues to the web. Click here to watch the video...
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Published Friday, September 26, 2014 8:37 PM by Matthew Mors
Google and Amazon raced Thursday to patch the latest hole in the Internet, after researchers discovered a bug in software that runs on up to 50% of all web servers and many Apple devices. Dubbed the "bash" bug or "shellshock," the...

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Published Friday, September 26, 2014 8:27 PM by Matthew Mors
As news spread of the severity of the internet security flaw which has become known as Shellshock, Google and Amazon rushed to protect their servers. Shellshock is a flaw in the code of a 25-year-old piece of software called Bash that also happens to...
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Published Tuesday, May 06, 2014 8:21 PM by Patricia Hogan
"As the volume and sophistication of cyberattacks increase, system defenders in the trenches are losing confidence in their ability to protect their organizations' information assets, suggests a survey released last week by Websense and the Ponemon...


Published Thursday, May 01, 2014 5:29 PM by Patricia Hogan
"Companies lack the tools and intelligence to protect critical information, and there exists a critical deficit of security solution effectiveness, a disconnect in company executives’ perceived value of data and limited visibility into attack...

Published Friday, April 18, 2014 5:28 PM by Patricia Hogan
"Seduced by talk of cyber threats and the tempting promise of dappled country sun, ITProPortal found itself drawn away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre this week to take part in the annual MTI Forum in Windsor. Playing host to a score...


Published Wednesday, April 02, 2014 6:15 PM by Patricia Hogan
"Most cyber attacks today are waged by cost-conscious criminals who mostly repurpose malware and other techniques to get the most bang for their buck, a new study finds. Attackers don't need to write the next Stuxnet or other advanced piece of...

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