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posted in November 2011

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More Than 13 Million Users' Data At Risk Following Hack Of Korean Gaming Firm
Quick Hits  |  11/28/2011  | 
Nexon says hack of popular game Maple Story included IDs and passwords, but no financial data
RockYou Lawsuit Settlement Leaves Question Marks On Breach Liability
Quick Hits  |  11/23/2011  | 
Settlement is small, but legal experts say case might pave way for more lawsuits against breached companies
AT&T Discloses Hack Attempt On Customer Data
Quick Hits  |  11/21/2011  | 
'Organized and systemic' attack was designed to collect online account information, telecom giant says
Researchers: Seven Annoying Attacks That Facebook Misses
Quick Hits  |  11/18/2011  | 
Social networking giant might have fixed its porn problem, but it has plenty of other issues to reckon with, experts say
Facebook: Porn, Violent Images Were Self-Inflicted
Quick Hits  |  11/16/2011  | 
Surprising images on Facebook walls are result of "self-cross-site scripting" vulnerability, social media giant says
Breach Of University Server Threatens Personal Data Of More Than 175,000
Quick Hits  |  11/14/2011  | 
Attackers use one server to launch an attack on a second server containing sensitive info
Hackers Crack Steam Database
Quick Hits  |  11/11/2011  | 
Gaming giant is platform for more than 35 million users
Cloud Services Credentials Easily Stolen Via Google Code Search
News  |  11/9/2011  | 
Public cloud services are not safe for storing sensitive data, researchers say
Gartner: Security Services Spending On Pace For Record Growth
Quick Hits  |  11/9/2011  | 
Many enterprises looking to managed security services to save on operational costs, report says
Product Watch: New RedSeal App Lets Enterprises Benchmark Security Risk, Attack Surface
News  |  11/9/2011  | 
RedSeal 5 offers a way to deliver dashboards on security posture, company says
Adidas Takes Websites Offline Following Security Breach
Quick Hits  |  11/8/2011  | 
Hackers claim to have acquired and posted 500,000 email addresses and clear-text passwords
Report: Security From The Inside Out
Quick Hits  |  11/8/2011  | 
New report offers retrospective on recent insider attacks, threats, and defenses
Security Still An Afterthought, Study Says
Quick Hits  |  11/4/2011  | 
Despite widespread threats and breaches, most enterprises still ignore risks in new apps, Ernst & Young survey says
A Security Pro's Guide To Patch Management
News  |  11/3/2011  | 
With so many applications and vulnerabilities, the question is which patches to deploy first
Study: Users Are Mad About Breaches, And They're Not Going To Take It Anymore
Quick Hits  |  11/2/2011  | 
More than 75 percent say they would close their accounts in the event of a breach; more than half say they would take legal action
Most Execs Don't Feel They Can Secure Cloud Infrastructures
News  |  11/2/2011  | 
Two-thirds of IT pros don't believe cloud environments are as secure as on-premises environments
Hacks In Sweden Might Affect Personal Data Of 180,000 Users
Quick Hits  |  11/1/2011  | 
Attackers penetrate some 58 websites, including popular blogging site Bloggtoppen.se

I Smell a RAT! New Cybersecurity Threats for the Crypto Industry
David Trepp, Partner, IT Assurance with accounting and advisory firm BPM LLP,  7/9/2021
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Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  7/7/2021
It's in the Game (but It Shouldn't Be)
Tal Memran, Cybersecurity Expert, CYE,  7/9/2021
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