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Apache vulnerability won’t be an easy one to patch

News of a vulnerability in Apache Struts web application framework is coming in. And by all accounts, this won't be an easy fix. The code-execution zero-day bug was discovered on March 7, 2017. At that time, there were already multiple exploits of this vulnerability in the wild, leading to everything from … Continue Reading

Consumer Reports to begin ranking products on security

This may not be the leap in Internet of Things (IoT) security that's sorely needed, but it's certainly a step in the right direction.  … Continue Reading

Windows 7 actually gaining market share

So much for Windows 10 replacing all other versions. Last month, the somewhat-soon-to-be outdated version of Microsoft's operating system gained user share.  … Continue Reading

3 lessons you can take away from Amazon’s outage

If webpages were loading slowly for you or not at all yesterday, you're not alone. An outage at Amazon Web Services threw many organizations into chaos. Here's why it matters, and what you can do to prepare.  … Continue Reading

Huge mistake: Company gets breached, doesn’t inform the victims … its employees

Talk about bad employee morale. After a hacker breached 30,000 employees of Sports Direct, a British retailer, the company failed to take the next obvious step: letting those employees know about it.  … Continue Reading

Cost of cyberattacks reach $350 million

Yahoo's breaches continue to be big news long after their discovery. And they could turn out have huge financial implications.  … Continue Reading

Video: Watch a drone steal information from an offline computer

Hackers have tried all kinds of methods to steal sensitive data, but this one feels like a whole new level of science fiction: Using a drone outside of an office window to steal data from a computer's LED.  … Continue Reading

Patch Tuesday is delayed: What it means for you

Microsoft pulled a surprise last minute this week when it decided to break its Patch Tuesday schedule. And it can affect a lot of businesses.  … Continue Reading

Credit cards are so yesterday: 3 things hackers want now

Hackers are nothing if not business savvy. They go where there's money to be made.  … Continue Reading

3 mistakes you might be making with your data center right now

The cloud has done a lot for businesses. But even with all the advances it brings, it’s important that companies don’t lose sight of the humble data center.  … Continue Reading