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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

How to hire better techs? Get the whole team involved

Two heads are better than one, and it would seem that three are better than two if a new study of job candidates is to be believed. Here’s what it should mean for your hiring practices.  … Continue Reading

Video shows just how attackers commit CEO fraud

You might think your users would be savvy enough to spot a fake email from a scammer posing as a high-ranking company official. And maybe they do. But this video shows how even the best employees can be tricked by social engineering tactics.  … Continue Reading

Hackers lock guests out of hotel: IoT and ransomware combine

The worlds of ransomware and the Internet of Things (IoT) came to a head recently when an Austrian hotel received an unusual demand: Pay up, or your guests will be locked out of their rooms.  … Continue Reading

Bad news: Almost 200,000 sites still have Heartbleed vulnerabilities

You may have thought that you were done worrying about Heartbleed. But it seems like some really terrible patching practices has resulted in it still being a major problem for IT.  … Continue Reading