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2013-11-25 23:20:57

ThreatMetrix Offers Advanced Cybercrime Prevention Measures in Response to the Many Data Breaches throughout 2013 San Jose, CA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime solutions, today announces several strategies businesses can implement in place of passwords to prevent data breaches and other cybercrime risks. Sophisticated cybercriminals have figured out several ways to take advantage of weak login information and easily decodable...

2013-11-21 23:28:13

HIPAA covered entities and business associates come in all sizes; regardless of size, however, all CEs and BAs are required to meet a standard when it comes to protecting PHI data, whether its' installing disk encryption on laptops or running a periodic audit to check on system integrity. This puts smaller entities at a disadvantage but AlertBoot's medical data security services can right the imbalance with its unique blend of easy-to-use, low-maintenance PHI disk encryption...

CyberDeviance In Teenagers Peaks By The Age Of 18: Survey
2013-11-19 07:43:20

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Cyberdeviance and cybercrime activity among teenagers appears to begin around the age of 15 and peak at about the age of 18, a pattern seen with other types of misdemeanors and criminal offenses, according to a snapshot survey by researchers at the University of Cincinnati. However, these tech-savvy teens are often more curious than criminal, the researchers said. The survey involved 274 university students with both...

2013-11-18 23:23:16

Tools4ever executives are on hand in Los Angeles discussing IAM best practices, benefits, features and new releases of their identity, access and password management solutions. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Tools4ever, the international market leader in identity and access management (IdM/IAM) solutions, today announced from Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit 2013 in Los Angeles several new product updates of its robust line of IAM solutions. The updated products...

Zero-Day Hackers Take Claim For vBulletin, MacRumors Breach
2013-11-18 15:40:59

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Last Friday vBulletin Solutions, the creators of vBulletin software, announced they had reset the passwords for all accounts on the vBulletin support forums. This came after confirmation that hackers had broken into the systems and compromised customer log-in information. This reportedly included not only the vBulletin.com forums but also those of MacRumors.com. On Thursday, Inj3ct0r Exploit Database’s Facebook page reported it had...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.