By Jeff Goldman
The company says the breaches were the result of ‘a very targeted attack on user names, passwords and security questions.’
Following the recent high-profile exposure of several celebrities’ personal photos on the 4chan bulletin board, Apple on Tuesday announced that the photos did not represent a widespread breach of iCloud.
Schutz von Patientendaten auf der “Public Cloud SaaS”-Plattform
Human Care Systems wählt Perspecsys: Das “Perspecsys AppProtex Cloud Data Protection Gateway” sorgt für die Tokenisierung vertraulicher und sensibler Patientendaten gemäß den Datenspeicherungs- und Datenschutzgesetzen der EU
By Kimberlee Morrison, Social Times
By Mark Rockwell
Although federal websites may be inherently vulnerable to the exploits used by the Russian “CyberVor” gang that purportedly stole more than a billion password and user combinations, they also have a few things going for them if they’ve been following the rules, IT experts say.
By Chris Paoli
Since Edward Snowden first revealed major cloud companies’ cooperation with the NSA’s covert surveillance, Microsoft and other vendors have been fighting hard to restore their image through public measures to protect users’ privacy. While Redmond readers respect the effort to varying degrees, they’re taking their own countermeasures.
By Jennifer LeClaire
You may have been hacked. A Russian cyber gang has obtained what security researchers are calling “the largest cache of stolen data.” Hold Security is offering details on the theft of 4.5 billion records, including 1.2 billion usernames and passwords that correlate to over half a billion e-mail addresses.
By Ken Presti, Principal Analyst Channel Impact
IT security has become nothing less than an arms race in which “white hat” defenders are constantly developing responses to the latest threats, while “black hat” cyber criminals continually develop new tactics aimed at penetrating the defenses, and adjusting to the countermeasures.
In such an environment, a conventional approach to Information Technology can easily fall short of applying the necessary protections.
by Vance McCarthy
Many healthcare firms are understandably reluctant when it comes to tapping into any public cloud service. Human Care Systems, a physician and pharmacist support company, has overcome a common data security obstacle by using a rich set of cloud data protection gateway services from Perspecsys AppProtex.
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