|Data Breach Disclosures: No System
The data breach at Target that exposed millions of credit card numbers has focused attention on the patchwork of state consumer notification laws and renewed a push for a single national standard.
|'Cyber Snake' Plagues Ukraine
Ukraine was repeatedly attacked by sophisticated cyberspies as tensions between pro-Russian and Western-leaning factions escalated, according to a report from BAE Systems.
|U.S. To Watch Top-Secret Holders
A sweeping system of electronic monitoring will tap into government, financial and other databases to scan the behavior of many of the 5 million federal employees with secret clearances.
|Dark Web of POS Cybercrime Outed
With so many retail breaches, all eyes are on a McAfee Labs Threats Report that shines a light on the role of the “dark web” malware industry -- a “key enabler” of last fall's POS attacks and data breaches.