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posted in December 2008

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Yes, Virginia, There Will Be More Attacks
Commentary  |  12/24/2008  | 
This is the time of year when the editor of a publication usually issues a warm and fuzzy holiday message that's supposed to make you want to gather around the fire with your family for a group hug. Unless, of course, your publication has to do with information security.
Computer Security's Six Most Important Words Of 2008
News  |  12/24/2008  | 
For good or ill, these six words were top of mind for security pros -- and hackers -- in the past year
You're A Mean One, Ms. Grinch
Quick Hits  |  12/24/2008  | 
Thief who steals holiday package contents from homes is now a star on YouTube
Zero-Day SQL Server Flaw Could Allow Remote Code Execution
News  |  12/23/2008  | 
Exploits of unpatched vulnerability have already been published, Microsoft warns
Check Point Buys Nokia's Security Appliance Business
Quick Hits  |  12/23/2008  | 
Acquisition will expand Check Point's product line, execs say
Researchers Point Out XSS Flaws On American Express Site
News  |  12/22/2008  | 
Flaws could jeopardize users' identities, researchers say
Couriers Take The Cake -- And Thousands Of Bank Records
Quick Hits  |  12/22/2008  | 
Delivery drivers reroute thousands of bank records to major German newspaper
RIAA To Stem Tide Of Lawsuits Against Individuals
Quick Hits  |  12/19/2008  | 
Recording association to approach ISPs in effort to protect copyrighted music, video
Researcher: Poor SSL Implementations Leave Many Sites At Risk
News  |  12/16/2008  | 
Major sites continue to operate with expired or misconfigured SSL certificates, according to a researcher at Canola & Jones
Zero-Day Exploits On IE7 Could Spread To Other Microsoft Browsers
News  |  12/16/2008  | 
IE5, IE6, and the IE8 beta are also potentially vulnerable, software giant says
IT Execs Unprepared For Security In Downturn
Quick Hits  |  12/15/2008  | 
Nearly 70 percent aren't sure which workers have access to sensitive applications and data, study says
Study: Identity Theft, Organized Retail Crime On The Rise
News  |  12/12/2008  | 
Security managers should consider doing more information sharing, nonprofit group says
Study: One-Quarter Of Antivirus Apps Aren't Working
Quick Hits  |  12/12/2008  | 
Promisec study says many AV packages are disabled or weren't installed properly in the first place
FTC Shuts Down Security 'Scareware' Scammers
News  |  12/11/2008  | 
Companies falsely claimed to find malware, vulnerabilities on users' PCs via "free security scans"
Zero-Day Bug Discovered In IE7
Quick Hits  |  12/11/2008  | 
Vulnerability in the wild could allow attackers to control and steal data from remote PCs
Koobface Worm Targets MySpace, Other Sites
News  |  12/10/2008  | 
Resurgent worm seeks to recruit zombies for botnets, experts say
U.S. E-Commerce Fraud Total Will Hit $4 Billion, Study Says
Quick Hits  |  12/10/2008  | 
Online fraud costs merchants about 1.4 percent of their top-line revenue annually, survey says
Next-Gen Firewall To Offer Limited Data Loss Prevention Capabilities
News  |  12/9/2008  | 
Palo Alto Networks devices can detect credit card, Social Security numbers on the fly -- and stop them from leaving the corporate net
Commision: White House Should Take Lead In Cybersecurity
News  |  12/8/2008  | 
Congressional group recommends consolidation of cybersecurity efforts, government-led authentication, and further regulation of cyberspace
Magazine Reporters Arrange To Buy 21 Million Identities
Quick Hits  |  12/8/2008  | 
In investigative article, journalists seek to prove how easy it is to buy large amounts of personal data
Microsoft, RSA Partner To Integrate DLP, Identity Management
News  |  12/4/2008  | 
Broad adoption of data classification technology could be "game changer" for both DLP and Microsoft
Insiders Pose New Threats In Down Economy
News  |  12/4/2008  | 
Instances of theft and malicious attack are rising with employee discontent. What can your organization do to stop them?
Black Friday Kicks Off Red-Letter Week For Phishers
Quick Hits  |  12/3/2008  | 
Number of threats increased by 300 percent over 2007, report says
Canadian IT Exec Accused Of Stealing Customer Database
News  |  12/1/2008  | 
Data on more than 3.2 million prospects could be worth more than $10 million
Study: Korea Is Most Popular Origin Of Intrusions
Quick Hits  |  12/1/2008  | 
U.S., China still top virus, spam charts

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