In observance of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Larry Magid chats with National Cyber Security Alliance Executive Director Michael Kaiser and introduces "A Parents' Guide to Cyber Security."
Lawmakers remove regulatory aspects and add privacy protections for information sharing, in a bid to get Republican approval for legislation aimed at protecting critical infrastructure from cyberattacks.
Bush administration refuses to divulge details about DHS's new National Cyber Security Center, saying information is "classified" and could harm the "interests of our nation" if released.
It's an odd bid to get some attention by one of the leaders in computer security since it poses interesting questions, but doesn't vary at all if you play multiple times.
The companies appear to have been hacked by the same group that stole information from health insurer Anthem and the US government's personnel office, according to a new report.
At Defcon, one of the largest tech security conferences of the year, there's no such thing as total security from hackers.
A heated debate flares up on Capitol Hill over a proposal to weaken cybersecurity tools for the sake of national security and law enforcement.
Attackers stole usernames and clues to master passwords, the company says, but are unable to breach the vast store of encrypted passwords the service manages.
The executive offers a gracious assessment of the impact of the Web retail giant, but added he doesn't believe Amazon "owns that experience."
The group, called APT28, allegedly targets militaries and other organizations for information that would benefit the Russian government.