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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

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. 

A new zero-day every day? Prediction says it’s possible

Zero-days, or vulnerabilities that have been discovered and exploited but not yet repaired, usually aren’t all that common. That could soon change. 

No, you should not change your WiFi password to your favorite sports team

The advice in this headline may seem like a no-brainer. Unfortunately, it doesn’t go without saying if a recent company’s advice is any indication. 

Phishing attack goes after Gmail users: What you need to know

Most phishing attacks are fairly simple. They often send an attachment or malicious link and try to get users to give up sensitive information. But this one works a bit differently.