|DDoS Attacks Entering a New Era
Distributed denial-of-service attacks are booming, and may be reaching new levels that include more blackmail. According to recent reports, we could be entering a new phase of Web site attacks.
|Expert: Data Defense Should Be United
Companies concerned about data security must cease operating as "islands" and share resources to ward off the rising threat of cyber criminals, says Symantec's Stephen Trilling.
|Twitter's Sort of But Not Really Reset
Oops. Twitter told thousands of users it had reset their passwords following an apparent hacking attempt. But then it turned out there was no hack and few if any passwords were actually reset.
|Sands Casino: Customer Data Hacked
The personal information of tens of thousands of Las Vegas Sands customers was stolen by hackers, the hotel-casino says. The company is offering credit monitoring and identity theft protection.