Owners of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) should follow these IT security best practices to protect their data and gain a competitive advantage.
With the introduction of Google's HTTPS Strict Transport Security (HSTS) preload program, TLDs owned by the search giant will now enforce HTTPS by default.
Despite significant progress in the area of security certificates, many organizations still suffer preventable outages, according to a recent study.
The Fireball malware can change a user's search engine and default home page, and run any code on victims' computers.
Since January, cybercriminals have responded to browser security enhancements by increasing their use of HTTPS in phishing sites.
Security researcher Dr. Neal Krawetz reported that the Tor browser discloses details that could enable fraudsters to deduce individual use patterns.
Is digital privacy a right or a privilege? That's the most recent raging debate among consumers, and it could spur a new era of digital misinformation.
According to new guidelines, as of September 2017 SSL certificates will have to be checked against a dataset before they can be issued.
In response to alleged violations, Google announced that its Chrome web browser will not trust an SSL certificate from Symantec for more than 279 days.
Google's announcement of the first-ever collision attack means the Secure Hash Algorithm 1 (SHA-1) is officially no longer secure.