Employee loses USB drive containing nuclear safety report

Officials in England recently saw firsthand the information security dangers created by employees’ portable USB drives. 

5 keys to secure USB drives

USB drives and other portable storage devices pose a number of information security threats to organizations – here’s what IT can do about it. 

The overlooked security threat that could cost businesses $2.5 million

USB drives can boost productivity by allowing users to bring work data with them wherever they need it. But those drives’ portability also makes them a big security risk that IT must deal with.

1 in 8 malware attacks spread by infected USB drives

We reported earlier on the security threats spread by infected USB devices. Now, new research reveals just how widespread these threats are.