Antone Gonsalves

Did researchers help hackers in releasing USB drive exploit?

What to do in the aftermath of the JPMorgan breach

What to do in the aftermath of the JPMorgan breach

The compromise of 10s of millions of JPMorgan Chase accounts poses the greatest risk of phishing attacks on consumers and small businesses, experts say.

Android browser flaw found to leak data

Android browser flaw found to leak data

A security researcher has found another flaw in the Android browser that a cybercriminal could use to steal sensitive data.

Six key defenses against Shellshock attacks

Six key defenses against Shellshock attacks

The number of attempts by hackers to compromise computers through the Shellshock vulnerability is rising, but companies have options for defending against attackers.

Is eBay trading too much security for seller happiness?

Is eBay trading too much security for seller happiness?

Criminals are exploiting an eBay security weakness that could result in shoppers getting redirected to a malicious webpage that tries to steal bank account information.

Here are the limits of Apple's iOS 8 privacy features

Here are the limits of Apple's iOS 8 privacy features

The privacy improvements in the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system provide necessary, but limited, protection to customers, experts say.

Why CSO pay is too low in San Francisco, New York

Why CSO pay is too low in San Francisco, New York

Among six major U.S. cities, CSOs are paid the most in San Francisco and New York, but factoring in the cost of living makes Denver and Chicago the best bang-for-the-buck places.

Fixing HealthCare.gov security

Fixing HealthCare.gov security

While the security weaknesses found in HealthCare.gov by a U.S. government watchdog need to be addressed, they are not unusual for sites as complex as the federal insurance exchange.

Citadel financial malware used in attacking petrochemical companies

Citadel financial malware used in attacking petrochemical companies

A Citadel variant has been used against several Middle Eastern petrochemical companies, marking the first time the financial malware has been found in targeted attacks against companies.

Why retailers like Home Depot get hacked

Why retailers like Home Depot get hacked

Retailers like Home Depot, which recently suffered a major data breach, have known for years about vulnerabilities in payment systems, but have chosen to ignore them, experts say.

How Google's tiff with certificate authorities can impact you

Miffed certificate authorities are calling on Google to give websites more time to upgrade the security used in browser-to-server communications before displaying warnings in Chrome.

Security questions you should ask about Apple Pay

Security questions you should ask about Apple Pay

Security pros reacted positively to Apple Pay, but withheld their full endorsement until the mobile payment system could be tested outside of the company’s laboratories.

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