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By Tayla Holman News Nov 18, 2016

Health data breaches down in October

The number of health data breaches decreased for the second month in a row following a summer that saw a record number of breaches, according to the Protenus Breach Barometer. There were 35 ... Continue Reading


Get Started Nov 29, 2016

Data Breach Preparation and Response: Breaches are Certain, Impact is Not

In this excerpt from chapter five of Data Breach Preparation and Response: Breaches are Certain, Impact is Not, author Kevvie Fowler discusses the key step to contain a data breach. Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Sep 26, 2016

Yahoo sued over data breach

Yahoo is facing a class action lawsuit that alleges that the internet firm showed a reckless disregard for the security of its users that resulted in a breach affecting half a billion accounts Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Sep 01, 2016

Lessons from the Dropbox breach

Dropbox is the latest major company to confirm a data breach, albeit four years old, but – as with all recent data breaches by cloud-based services – it highlights some key security lessons Continue Reading


By Kevin Beaver ,George Crump ,Warwick Ashford Get Started Sep 16, 2016

How to prevent ransomware or recover from a ransomware breach

Ransomware, the latest malware threat with which information security professionals must grapple, is spreading, according to many authorities. This TechGuide explores the nature of the threat and the latest ... Continue Reading


By Rob Wright Evaluate Nov 16, 2016

Risk & Repeat: Yahoo data breach details emerge

In this Risk & Repeat podcast, SearchSecurity editors discuss new information on the Yahoo data breach, including how counterfeit cookies may have been used by attackers. Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Nov 11, 2016

Yahoo breach investigation adds more questions than answers

An SEC filing updated what was learned in the investigation into the Yahoo breach in late 2014, but the language in the filing has created more confusion about the incident. Continue Reading


By Tayla Holman News Oct 31, 2016

Organizations discuss cybersecurity, healthcare data breach prevention

Healthcare organizations and health IT professionals addressed cybersecurity awareness training and how to prevent health data breaches in a Twitter chat hosted by ONC. Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Jul 26, 2016

O2 denies data breach

Cyber criminals have accessed some O2 customer accounts to steal personal details and offer them for sale, but O2 says it was not breached and password re-use is to blame Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Sep 29, 2016

Yahoo breach calls into question detection and remediation practices

The Yahoo breach was the largest in history and the fallout is widespread, including a lawsuit, possible SEC investigation and questions about Yahoo's breach detection and response. Continue Reading