NEWS ANALYSIS: Facebook revises the impact of its March 2019 password disclosure security incident to include "tens of millions" of Instagram users, highlighting the continued challenges the social me...
While America was consumed with the partial release of an explosive report that has shaken the presidency and divided the nation, Facebook whispered some bad news: Millions of Instagram users? passwords were compromised in a data-security lapse.
Data breaches and leaks have climbed to an all-time high over the past two years. What was once seen as the unfortunate cost of transitioning to the digital age has become a global epidemic. As with any crisis, the time for fretting is long past. It?s time for action.
Federal agencies led all other sectors in the Online Trust Alliance?s annual audit of websites for consumer protection, data security and privacy practices. A subsidiary of the global nonprofit Internet Society, OTA analyzed more than 1,200 mostly consumer-facing websites and found federal agencies? most improved with 91 percent making its honor roll. The average for [?]
South Korea?s dominant internet portal and search engine Naver said on April 18 it aims to double revenue from its cloud-computing business by taking on Amazon and other leading service providers in the burgeoning sector.?The local market for cloud computing -- an internet-based computing service that rents data storage and computing power -- is around 2.3 trillion won ($2 billion) this year and expected to grow at...
Nick Jovanovic, vice president of Thales? eSecurity federal division, has said the federal government should implement best practices to protect sensitive data from identify theft and other cyber threats.
[ Thales? Nick Jovanovic on Best Practices Federal Agencies Should Adopt to Ensure Data Security | 2019-04-17 ]