Infosecurity News

Target Strikes £19m Deal with MasterCard

Target Strikes £19m Deal with MasterCard

Costs continue to mount for breached US retailer

Another French TV Station is Hacked as Attackers Steal Personal Data

Another French TV Station is Hacked as Attackers Steal Personal Data

Info on 100,000 viewers is stolen from France Télévisions

Public-Facing Web Assets Expose Banks to Greater Risk

Public-Facing Web Assets Expose Banks to Greater Risk

RiskIQ report claims each bank has 7500 external assets on average

HSBC Notifies Consumers of Mortgage Information Breach

HSBC Notifies Consumers of Mortgage Information Breach

The firm believes the exposure began sometime towards the end of 2014 and continued until March 27, 2015.

IBM Launches Open Threat Intelligence Platform

IBM Launches Open Threat Intelligence Platform

IBM has debuted a new data-sharing exchange that is modeled off of social networking.

PCI Security Standards Council Revises PCI DSS V. 3.1

PCI Security Standards Council Revises PCI DSS V. 3.1

The update addresses vulnerabilities within the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption protocol that can put payment data at risk.

UK Law Firms Putting Client Data at Risk

UK Law Firms Putting Client Data at Risk

FoI request finds ICO warning has fallen on deaf ears

KPMG: Investors Turned Off By Poor Cybersecurity

KPMG: Investors Turned Off By Poor Cybersecurity

Report suggests 80% would be discouraged from investing

Government Report Criticizes Aircraft Cybersecurity

Government Report Criticizes Aircraft Cybersecurity

FAA must try harder to prevent mile-high hacking, says GAO

(ISC)2: Global Infosec Workforce Shortfall to Reach 1.5m by 2020

(ISC)2: Global Infosec Workforce Shortfall to Reach 1.5m by 2020

Certification body publishes results of its biennial Global Information Security Workforce Study

Punkey POS Malware Sets Sights on More Retailers

Punkey POS Malware Sets Sights on More Retailers

Newly discovered malware shares traits of NewPosThings family

Patch Day Bonanza as Microsoft, Adobe and Oracle Release Fixes

Patch Day Bonanza as Microsoft, Adobe and Oracle Release Fixes

Java, IE, Office and Flash Player all require urgent attention