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Despite Economy, IT Security Salaries Are On The Rise
Quick Hits  |  1/30/2009  | 
Pay for certified security professionals is among the fastest-growing in IT, study says
IT Worker Indicted For Setting Malware Bomb At Fannie Mae
News  |  1/29/2009  | 
IT contractor deployed highly malicious script before his administrative rights were terminated
Microsoft SharePoint: A Weak Link In Enterprise Security?
News  |  1/28/2009  | 
Popular collaboration tool is easy to deploy, but hard to secure, experts say
Simulated Wi-Fi Worm Infects Thousands Of Routers Overnight
Quick Hits  |  1/28/2009  | 
University study demonstrates potential impact of virulent attack on Wi-Fi networks
How To Celebrate Privacy Day (And How Not To)
Commentary  |  1/27/2009  | 
Wednesday, Jan. 28, has been designated International Data Privacy Day, and I'm still not sure how to celebrate. Should I invite all of my friends and family over, then go in the bathroom, lock the door, and make an entry in my personal diary? Or maybe we should all put on funny hats and go outside with noisemakers, screaming, "It's none of your friggin' business!!" Ah, those holiday traditions.
Former Energy Worker Admits Trying To Sell Nuclear Secrets
News  |  1/27/2009  | 
Janitor pleads guilty to offering next-generation nuclear materials to France in exchange for $200,000
Monster.com Reports Another Breach Of Its User Database
News  |  1/26/2009  | 
Attackers accessed username and passwords, as well as email addresses and phone numbers, popular job-hunting site says
Famed British Hacker Gets Another Stay On Extradition To U.S.
Quick Hits  |  1/26/2009  | 
Gary McKinnon now says he hacked 97 U.S. government computers because he was looking for UFOs
Report: Law Enforcement Closing In On Heartland Breach Perpetrator
News  |  1/23/2009  | 
Secret Service, DoJ reportedly pinpoint location of cybercriminal outside North America
Trojan Attack Masquerades As Airline E-Ticket Notice
News  |  1/22/2009  | 
Realistic-looking email messages from Northwest, United actually bear data-stealing malware, researcher warns
Heartland Struggles To Measure Extent Of Massive Security Breach
News  |  1/21/2009  | 
Data breach could be industry's biggest ever, experts say
Legitimate Sites Carry Increasing Portion Of Malware
Quick Hits  |  1/21/2009  | 
Seventy percent of the Web's top 100 sites hosted malicious content in second half of 2008, Websense lab study says
Botnet Uses Inauguration To Fool Users Into Downloading Malware
Quick Hits  |  1/20/2009  | 
Waledac Trojan turns PCs into botnet zombies, researchers say
Inauguration Could Jump-Start Some Security Markets
Quick Hits  |  1/16/2009  | 
Application security, identity management could benefit as U.S. hails new chief Obama
Misconceptions About Laptop Encryption May Put Data At Risk
News  |  1/15/2009  | 
Overconfidence in encryption's capabilities may cause workers to ignore best practices, Ponemon study says
Financial Services Firms Coming Up Short On Security
Quick Hits  |  1/9/2009  | 
Most executives don't know where sensitive data is stored, PwC study says
New Trojan Attack Masquerades As CNN News Report On Gaza
News  |  1/8/2009  | 
Popup offering updated video codec actually installs password-stealing Trojan
ITRC: Data Breaches Up Sharply In 2008
News  |  1/7/2009  | 
Insider theft accounts for significant portion of increase, study says
Congress' Computers Still Vulnerable, Cries Wolf
Quick Hits  |  1/7/2009  | 
Congress members still aren't informed about potential hacks, Rep. Wolf says
Despite Economy, Security Spending To Increase In 2009
News  |  1/5/2009  | 
Data protection, identity management to get increasing attention in new year's budgets, Forrester says
Phishers Launch Scam On Twitter Users
Quick Hits  |  1/5/2009  | 
Direct messages from "followers" offer links to a drive-by malware site, researchers warn

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