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11 security questions every IT pro needs to know the answer to

Many small businesses believe they fly under hackers' radar and aren't worth attacking like the larger targets. As it turns out, it's the exact opposite. … Continue Reading

Google removes 300 malicious botnet apps from Play Store

Botnets disguised as unassuming phone apps, ready to go off at a moment's notice sounds like a plot taken from a movie script. Except it was real, and involved Google and some 300 malicious apps. … Continue Reading

Nigerian hacker behind over 4,000 scam attempts

Who still falls for the Saudi oil representative and Nigerian prince scam? Turns out, at least 14 people around the world. … Continue Reading

3 skills IT managers will need in 2025

No one knows what the future will look like, but we can look around us and predict where developing trends may lead. … Continue Reading

3 ways to reduce insider attacks and user error

It feels like no matter how well you prep your systems, the biggest threat to security IT faces is always the same: people. … Continue Reading

13-year study reveals best method for training users

Did you know a lot of your IT peers are training their users on security all wrong? … Continue Reading

HBO hacked, ‘Game of Thrones’ episodes leaked

On July 31, HBO joined the list of network providers who have been hacked this year when a hacker, or hackers, released the fourth episode of "Game of Thrones" early online, with the added threat that they had more. … Continue Reading

University loses $1.9M in single phishing email scam

Are phishing scams one of the things that keep you up at night? Might it be because you know how easy it is to lose almost $2 million, or how easy it would be for a user to compromise all the security measures you have in place? … Continue Reading

Microsoft to kill beloved MS Paint program

Tragedy rocked the online world this week when Microsoft released its plans to kill MS Paint, a simple image editing and creation program that's been on Windows OS for 32 years. … Continue Reading

Black Hat USA streamed live from Mandalay Bay

Couldn't make it out to Vegas for the Black Hat USA conference this year? That's no problem, since Dark Reading is bringing some of the conference coverage to you. … Continue Reading