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DAILY VIDEO: Google bans crypto-currency mining extensions from its Chrome store, and worldwide converged systems saw a 9 percent revenue increase in 2017.
RSA is acquiring privately held user and entity behavior analytics vendor Fortscale in a bid to bring enhanced visibility to the NetWitness security information and event management platform.
DAILY VIDEO: Panera Bread's website is leaking customer data, and Microsoft buys Forerunner Software tech to boost Power BI reporting.
The 2018 IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index reveals that 25 percent fewer records were breached in 2017 than in the prior year, but there is a big catch: The figure doesn't include records impacted by ransomware.
NEWS ANALYSIS: Panera Bread executives ignored the warnings from a cyber-security researcher that customer data was exposed on its network until it was forced to deal with the bad publicity of an actual data breach.
Effectively immediately, developers are not permitted to upload extensions with crypto-currency mining features, company says.
DAILY VIDEO: Facebook tries to make amends by easing user access to privacy tools, and Apple releases iOS 11.3 and macOS 10.13.4 updates to improve security.
NEWS ANALYSIS: Facebook is on the hot seat for allowing Cambridge Analytica to misappropriate Facebook user data and mine it for some deceptive election operations, but it’s not the only company collecting internet user data and exploiting it for commercial or political purposes.
DAILY VIDEO: Under Armour reports data breach impacting 150 Million user accounts; Windows chief leaving Microsoft in cloud-, AI-focused reorganization.
Cloudflare's new 184.108.40.206 public service provides faster internet address resolution and the promise of improved privacy for DNS.
High-end retailers Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor are the latest victims of a data breach, though it's currently unclear how attackers were able to steal the data.