Major Security Issues with Cloud Computing Being Ignored
by David Gilbert | January 31, 2013 | ibtimes.co.uk
A security expert believes that organisations aren't even aware of the security problems facing them as they move to the cloud, following the attack on Yahoo last month.
Smartphone sensors reveal security secrets
by Mark Ward | January 28, 2013 | bbc.co.uk
Data captured by smartphone sensors could help criminals guess codes used to lock the gadgets, say security researchers.
Homeland Security: Disable UPnP as tens of millions at risk
by Zack Whittaker | January 29, 2013 | zdnet.com
The US government is warning to disable a common networking feature after bugs left tens of millions of hardware devices vulnerable to attacks by hackers and malware.
The Role of 'Intelligent Security'
by Marianne Kolbasuk McGee | January 1, 2013 | bankinfosecurity.com
Many security technologies are very good at detecting known threats so that security professionals can react. But an evolving concept, known as "intelligent security," involves using a combination of technologies to detect both known and unknown threats, helping security professionals become more proactive.
Michigan makes ORC a felony
by SIW EDITORIAL STAFF | January 4, 2013 | securityinfowatch.com
Legislation imposes harsh penalties for perpetrators
New Hack Abuses Cloud-Based Browsers
by Kelly Jackson Higgins | November 28, 2012 | darkreading.com
Researchers show how attackers could anonymously pilfer free cloud computing power -- for cracking passwords, denial-of-service attacks, or other nefarious activities
Nations prepare for cyber war
by David Goldman | January 7, 2013 | money.cnn.com
Security analysts are predicting that 2013 is when nation-sponsored cyberwarfare goes mainstream -- and some think such attacks will lead to actual deaths.
Study: Majority of businesses not adequately protecting payment card data
by SIW Editorial Staff | December 4, 2012 | securityinfowatch.com
More than 70 percent of merchants found to store unencrypted payment card data on the corporate network