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Equifax Hit with Lawsuit
Dark Reading Staff,
Victims living or doing business in Florida can send a certified letter to seek relief and still remain in compliance with the state's credit laws, attorney says.
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New York's Historic FinSec Regulation Covers DDoS, Not Just Data
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
Starting today, New York banks and insurers must report to authorities within 72 hours on any security event that has a 'reasonable likelihood' of causing material harm to normal operations.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading,
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The Pitfalls of Cyber Insurance
Chris McDaniels, Chief Information Security Officer of Mosaic451
Cyber insurance is 'promising' but it won't totally protect your company against hacks.
By Chris McDaniels Chief Information Security Officer of Mosaic451,
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New IBM Mainframe Encrypts All the Things
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
Next-generation Z series features the elusive goal of full data encryption - from an application, cloud service, or database in transit or at rest.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading,
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Cyber Insurance: Read the Fine Print!
Sara Boddy, Principal Threat Research Evangelist
Applying for insurance is a grueling process involving detailed questionnaires and lengthy technical interviews that can still leave you without an adequate safety net.
By Sara Boddy Principal Threat Research Evangelist,
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Cybersecurity Insurance Lacking at 50% of US Companies
Dark Reading Staff,
While half of US security professionals say their companies passed on cybersecurity insurance, the figure is far higher in healthcare, according to a survey released today.
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Computer Engineer Charged with Theft of Proprietary Computer Code
Dark Reading Staff,
Zhengquan Zhang arrested for stealing over 3 million files containing company trade secrets from his employer, a global finance firm.
By Dark Reading Staff ,
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UK Loan Firm Wonga Suffers Financial Data Breach
Dark Reading Staff,
Customers in the UK and Poland may have had their bank account details compromised.
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Nigerian Cybercrime Matures, Morphs
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
INTERPOL, security researchers see West Africa cybercrime scene expanding and getting more sophisticated.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading,
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New Cybersecurity Regulations Begin Today For NY Banks
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
New York's new security regulations for financial industry viewed as potential model for other states.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer,
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Cyber Insurance Uptake Hampered By Skewed Data, Poor Communication
Terry Sweeney, Contributing Editor
Only 29% of US businesses have cyber insurance; Deloitte outlines steps for insurance companies to improve risk models, communication, and policy sales.
By Terry Sweeney Contributing Editor,
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Number Of Data Breach Disclosures Jumped 40% in 2016
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
Though there were no mega breaches, 2016 had more breaches on record than any previous year, according to a new report.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer,
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American Hacker Arrested For 2014 JP Morgan Chase Breach
Dark Reading Staff,
Joshua Aaron and his two accomplices are charged with massive hacking of US financial organizations, securities fraud and money laundering.
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Vendor Accountability & The Security Supply Chain
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
A large majority of security leaders say they would switch to suppliers that offer product and service guarantees, according to a new survey.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading,
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Hackers Steal $31 Million From Russia's Central Bank
Dark Reading Staff,
Bank says cybercriminals faked client credentials to break into accounts and attempted to steal 5 billion rubles.
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Failure Fridays: Four Lessons We Learned
InformationWeek Staff,
Tim Armandpour shares four lessons learned by implementing "Failure Fridays" at PagerDuty, and explains how your IT organization can benefit from the same approach.
By Tim Armandpour, SVP Product Development, PagerDuty ,
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The Fast-Moving CIO: A Race For Transformation
InformationWeek Staff,
Sharyn Leaver of Forrester Research cites the fable of the tortoise and the hare: While slow and steady may sometimes win, here’s why a modern IT environment may require us to act more like the hare and less like the tortoise.
By Sharyn Leaver, VP & Group Director, Forrester Research ,
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What DevOps Can Teach IT About Change Management
Susan Nunziata, Editorial Director
Even if your shop hasn't embraced DevOps and has no plans to do so, the practice offers leadership and communication guidance applicable to nearly every facet of IT. Here's what we learned from presentations at the DevOps Enterprise Summit in San Francisco.
By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director,
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DTCC Survey: Cyber Threat Ranked #1 Risk To Global Financial System
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
Despite geopolitical uncertainties, cyber threats are the financial industry's biggest worry, new data shows.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek,
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Can IT Pros Succeed Without A Bigger Role In Business?
Susan Nunziata, Editorial Director
Is your current IT role giving you the kind of well-rounded opportunities you need to succeed in the next five to ten years? There's seems to be a disconnect between opportunity and expectations when it comes to the way IT pros are viewed in the larger context of enterprise digital transformation. Here's what we learned from the 2016 InformationWeek US IT Salary Survey.
By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director,
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