Banks are not doing enough to ensure that third-party service providers are taking adequate cybersecurity steps, according to the New York State Department of Financial Services, which is considering ramping up regulatory scrutiny.
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT has issued a report to Congress outlining how the secure exchange of health information is sometimes unreasonably blocked, with concerns about privacy and security inappropriately invoked.
Islamic State sympathizers are exploiting a vulnerability in a WorldPress Content Management System plug-in to deface the websites of news outlets, businesses, religious groups and governments in the U.S. and abroad, the FBI says.
While Indian companies increasingly are getting PCI-DSS certified, a vast majority fail their interim assessment. Where are the security lapses? Ashish Thapar offers insights from Verizon's new report.
The upcoming RSA Conference 2015 in San Francisco will feature sessions ripped from the headlines, reflecting the challenges security professionals face in safeguarding their organizations' systems and information.
SEBI has directed capital markets to develop and deploy a robust cybersecurity framework to combat cyber-attacks. Security leaders welcome the move and recommend effective controls to support the initiative.
AT&T, in a settlement with the FCC, agrees to pay a $25 million fine because call center employees in Mexico, Colombia and the Philippines accessed private information from some 278,000 customer accounts without authorization.
The DNS infrastructure underlying the Internet is the map that both the good guys and bad guys need. Dr. Paul Vixie, a member of the Internet Hall of Fame, discusses DNS' impact on the security landscape.
India's e-commerce boom is throwing up huge security challenges. It's not enough to deploy security controls; a well-defined security architecture is essential, says Amit Singh, country manager, Dell SonicWall.