On December 27, 2013, Forbes reported that encrypted PIN data had been stolen in a data breach. There are some important lessons about the Target Hack of Encrypted PIN Data that are worth highlighting.
Why are people afraid to protect their information by encrypting their data? Why is encryption often the protection mechanism of last resort? Unfortunately, encryption is often perceived as complex, something akin to rocket science.
As more and more new development focuses on the social web and on analytics of high volumes and wide varieties of data, many new data systems, such as NoSQL and Hadoop-based systems, are being created and are evolving to meet the challenges,...
Cyber criminals don't just use MitB malware to attack financial institutions. The latest target is Steam, an online gaming platform full of sensitive data.
Social engineering plays an extremely significant role in the success of phishing attacks. Users must be able to identify malicious messages.