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SEC Cybersecurity Update May Lead to Increased Oversight

In direct response to an unprecedented streak of massive data breaches and security incidents, the SEC recently released a statement and guidance on public company cybersecurity disclosures. The SEC’s guidance has two

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No Summer Break for Learning Lessons From Recent Data Incidents

Part two of CU Times’ look at recent data security issues, which impact nearly everyone.Recent data incidents provide learning opportunities for organizations, including credit unions, to take risk management actions. In

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Identity verification: Staying ahead of post-breach era consumer preferences

In the wake of numerous high-profile data breaches and privacy incidents, consumers are increasingly concerned about the security of their identities and what companies are doing to keep them safe.

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Cybercriminals will gravitate to criminal activity that maximizes their profit

McAfee released its McAfee Labs Threats Report: June 2018, examining the growth and trends of new malware, ransomware, and other threats in Q1 2018. McAfee Labs saw on average five new

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4 cybersecurity trends for 2018

Be ready for when the future arrives, start monitoring a pipeline of emerging technologies. Have you ever wanted to watch new technology develop years before it attains mass appeal? Or

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Younger workers often to blame for cyberattacks

Junior employees appear to care less about cybersecurity, Centrify survey claims. If senior executives in the UK are to be believed, the young workforce is the main culprit for cybersecurity incidents.

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The age of cyber maturity

Employees are one of the biggest contributors to cyber-threats. When it comes to cyber security incidents and data breaches the blame has a habit of landing on the shoulders of

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Hacking Back as the Top Breach Incident Type

Hacking regained the top incident type spot, representing 37% of total breaches in May and an 8% increase over April figures in the San Diego-based Identity Theft Resource Center’smonthly report. Of

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WannaCry Kill Switch Researcher Faces New Hacking Charges

A man credited with helping to prevent the spread of WannaCry has been hit by more hacking charges in the US. Marcus Hutchins, the “MalwareTech” researcher who helped to find

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MyHeritage suffers data breach, account details of 92+ million users compromised

Israel-based genealogy and DNA testing company MyHeritage has apparently suffered a data breach that resulted in the compromise of email addresses and hashed passwords of all 92+ million of its