If you want ultimate reassurance of destroying data, destroy the device with a hammer or drill through the drive with multiple holes.
Small business (SMB) cyber security is a hot topic for us. On a weekly basis, we at CSID see many SMBs dealing with the aftereffects of getting breached and losing sensitive information.
Nowadays, terms like firewalls, encryption, anti-virus and cloud providers are just as important to a bank's security as are the armed guards, huge windows, security cameras and steel vaults.
A data breach can slug below the belt and knock a healthcare business flat on its back, as was the case with Columbia University and the New York and ...
Here are the red flags that may indicate you or your business has suffered a breach.
What usually happens is that the criminals establish Wi-Fi hotspots that trick people into thinking they are legitimate public Wi-Fi locations -- people take the bait and log on.
As consumers we need to ask the companies whose sites we are visiting who they are working with, and be really clear what steps they are taking to prevent themselves being the weakest security link in what is an already weak website technology chain.
Though you won't be able to completely eliminate junk mail, the following approaches will considerably de-clutter your mail box.
Is it coincidence that Beth Jacob CIO resigned from her job as chief information officer of Target Corporation? Or could this possibly be connected to...
Capital One is leading the way for banks helping customers smoke out potentially invalid charges. Capital One's service is free, called Second Look. S...
Most smartphones -- Android, iPhone, Windows phones, are made in China. How many of them have Trojans lurking inside?
PIN may sometimes stand for pilfered identification number if a hacker gets yours. And it's easier than ever for thieves to get your PIN from an ATM, coming up with clever ways to beat security technology.
Never mind the government nosing in on your business; there's a much bigger snooper out there that's mining your personal data: thousands of companies whose names you may not even know.
Do you really know what your kids are doing all the time? Probably not, unless you’re a stalker (just kidding). But really, there has to be some ele...
Protecting your Gmail account means you must activate some tools that Google offers, and you must increase your scam savvy intelligence in order to spot phishing scams. If you do both, you can have a very well-protected Gmail account.