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By Eamon McCarthy Earls News Dec 22, 2015

Hack in Juniper firewalls spurs investigation

ICYMI: A serious breach in Juniper firewalls spurs industry and government reaction; Gartner names three APM leaders; and Savvius targets twin-stream packet capture for WLAN device. Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Feb 11, 2016

IRS hack leveraged stolen Social Security numbers

An IRS hack has compromised thousands of tax returns and the attack was made possible through the use of stolen Social Security numbers. Continue Reading


By Michael Cobb Problem Solve Jan 12, 2016

How can security vendor hacks affect enterprises?

Several security vendors and providers have been hacked over the last year. Expert Michael Cobb explains how enterprises should prepare for a vendor hack. Continue Reading


By Shaun Sutner News Aug 12, 2015

Live hacking an infusion pump

As the Internet of Things (IoT) penetrates healthcare at a fast clip, concern is mounting across the health IT world about the security vulnerabilities of connected devices such as hospital ... Continue Reading


Jul 06, 2015

Italy’s Hacking Team gets hacked

Unknown hackers have posted a torrent file-sharing link to more than 400GB of Hacking Team data, including source code, internal documents and emails that could reveal the identity of customers Continue Reading


By Alex Scroxton Dec 15, 2015

Bracknell man arrested over VTech toy hack

Police have arrested a 21-year-old man in connection with the hacking of Hong Kong-based toymaker VTech Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Nov 30, 2015

Five million customers’ details exposed in VTech hack

A toymaker's database compromised by hackers reportedly included the personal details of more than 200,000 children worldwide Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Feb 11, 2016

Social engineering is top hacking method, survey shows

Social engineering tops the list of popular hacking methods, underlining the need for continuous monitoring, according to security firm Balabit Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Nov 25, 2015

Police make fifth arrest over TalkTalk hack

Metropolitan Police have arrested a fifth person, an 18-year-old boy, in connection with the cyber attack on TalkTalk that exposed more than a million customers details Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Nov 12, 2015

Three men charged over JP Morgan hacking and fraud

Exploiting the Heartbleed bug was one of the methods used by three men charged in connection with the theft of more than 100 million customer data records from financial institutions to carry out "pump and dump" ... Continue Reading