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The Other Shoe Drops: The Importance of Cybersecurity Insurance Post-Sony

Daniel Garrie | Posted 01.21.2015 | Business
Daniel Garrie

Obtaining cybersecurity insurance coverage is an important part of a company's overall cybersecurity plan and companies should consult with legal counsel to most effectively meet their overall goals.

Dana Liebelson

Democrats, Tech Experts Slam Obama's War On Hackers

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 01.21.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In advance of Tuesday's State of the Union address, President Barack Obama proposed overhauling a federal law used to prosecute hackers....

Timothy Stenovec

Our Obsession With Convenience Could Get Scary

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.14.2015 | Technology

If there’s one thing we’ve shown as consumers, it’s that we’re very willing to give up a lot of privacy for convenience and value.

Dana Liebelson

Obama Cites Sony Hack To Push For More Information-Sharing With Government

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 01.13.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is citing the cyberattack against Sony to drum up support for cybersecurity legislation that would expand informa...

Now It Is CENTCOM: But It Is Just the Tip of the Iceberg

Rebecca Abrahams | Posted 01.12.2015 | Technology
Rebecca Abrahams

Security comes down to protecting people, and if you can't do that your security system is faulty.

Watch As Fox Host Gets Hacked On Live TV

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.09.2015 | Media

Stuart Varney, host of "Varney & Company" on Fox Business Network, was hacked on live television this week by computer security expert and self-descri...

Living With Courage in a World of Bullies

Stuart Muszynski | Posted 01.06.2015 | Education
Stuart Muszynski

In 2015, on the cusp of our presidential election year, courage can take us to being above party politics, putting employee good above profit to shareholders, demonstrating caring and responsibility to our neighbors, being true to our word, valuing life, and exhibiting love.

Security Shock: Why Did 2700 Websites Expose Our Passwords?

Jeff Fox | Posted 01.06.2015 | Technology
Jeff Fox

With all the data breaches and website hacking that have been going on, how on earth could big brands like AT&T, The New York Times, and Macy's needlessly expose their users' passwords?

Your Life. Your Family. Your Money. All Equal Need for Cyber Security.

Alan W. Silberberg | Posted 12.26.2014 | Technology
Alan W. Silberberg

Well, this was the year that Cyber-security (personal security) became Paramount in people's mind-share. Whether it was Target, Home Depot, Equifax, Sony, JP Morgan, and the list does not stop there.

South Korea President: Leak Of Nuclear Plant Data A 'Grave Situation'

Reuters | Posted 12.23.2014 | World

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean President Park Geun-hye said on Tuesday the leak of data from the country's nuclear operator was a "grave situation" th...

George Clooney, Forrest Gump, Sony Pictures and Hacking

Rebecca Abrahams | Posted 12.22.2014 | Technology
Rebecca Abrahams

Sony Pictures and the rest of corporate America must realize that the proliferation of cyber miscreants and illicit activities that steal Intellectual Property and sensitive data are finding it easier than ever.

Computers Hacked At Nuclear Plant Operator

Reuters | Meeyoung Cho | Posted 12.22.2014 | Technology

SEOUL (Reuters) - Computer systems at South Korea’s nuclear plant operator have been hacked, but only non-critical data has been lost and there is n...

DPRK Hackers

Francis Levy | Posted 12.18.2014 | Comedy
Francis Levy

DPRK Hackers. Fast, reliable service without a smile. Ask for Mr. Kim. Film publicity, high quality plutonium, fully armed warheads, labor (ask about our detention facilitates ) and basketball camps.

The Sony Hacking Scandal

Mike Smith | Posted 12.18.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Smith

The Sony Hacking Scandal

Sony Pictures Hires Kim Jong-Un to Direct, Star in 'Spider-Man 3'

Spencer Green | Posted 12.11.2014 | Comedy
Spencer Green

According to Hollywood insiders, the story for the next Spider-Man movie -- which will be known as The Amazing Respected Comrade and Supreme Leader Spider-Man -- will involve hero Peter Parker, played by Kim Jong-un.

Social Engineering: 9 Ways to Keep Your Identity Safe

Adrian Nazari | Posted 12.11.2014 | Money
Adrian Nazari

If you're feeling a little paranoid about identity theft, your concerns are justified. You're not being paranoid; these threats are real. Oftentimes, in fact more frequently than you might guess, thieves get through by social engineering.

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 12.10.2014 | Technology
Jason Saltmarsh

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.

Webbmedia Group's "2015 (Tech) Trend Report" Sets The Pace

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 12.09.2014 | Technology
Magda Abu-Fadil

What irony within a fortnight! Stephen Hawking rings alarms about the dangers of artificial intelligence (AI) with machines outsmarting humanity, co...

PlayStation Network Hit By Suspected Hack Attack

AP | By YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 12.08.2014 | Technology

TOKYO (AP) — Sony's online PlayStation store was inaccessible to users for part of Monday in the latest possible cyberattack on the electronics and ...

Hackers Threaten Sony Employees In New Email

AP | Posted 12.06.2014 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI said Friday it is investigating threatening emails sent to some employees of Sony Pictures Entertainment, which was hit b...

Sony Still Reeling From Hack

Reuters | Posted 12.03.2014 | Technology

(Adds memo to staff, cooperation with Japan, pirated films, expert comment) By Ronald Grover , Mark Hosenball and Jim Finkle ...

How the Internet of Things Can Go Very Wrong

Robert Siciliano | Posted 01.25.2015 | Technology
Robert Siciliano

The Internet--one of history's greatest inventions--is also one of history's greatest platforms for crime. Here are ways things can go very wrong with the Internet of Things.

Anonymous To Ferguson Police And KKK: ‘We Are The Law Now'

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 12.10.2014 | Black Voices

A video surfaced Thursday reportedly released by the hacker group Anonymous warning Ferguson, Missouri police officers and the Ku Klux Klan to remain ...

Silicon Valley's Race to Hack Happiness

Emma Seppälä, Ph.D | Posted 01.17.2015 | Technology
Emma Seppälä, Ph.D

Research by Shelley Gable and Jonathan Haidt suggests that we actually have three times more positive experiences than negative. So why are our happiness levels not higher and what can we do about it?

U.S. State Department Email System Reportedly Hacked

Reuters | Posted 01.17.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Nov 17 (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department's unclassified email systems were the victim of a cyberattack in recent weeks, around the s...