Apple’s security nightmare: What IT needs to know

One way you can tell how serious a cyberattack, data breach or other IT incident was is by looking at when it’s announced to the public. If it’s timed to avoid headlines, you know it’s pretty bad.  So when Apple announced a flaw in its products on a Friday evening, the general thinking was, “Yikes.” 

Facebook adds security feature: How to take advantage

As Facebook users know, a cyber-attack on one person’s profile isn’t enough to bring about changes to the site’s security and privacy practices — unless, of course, that person is Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg.