Enterprise defenders have a very narrow window of opportunity to detect a compromise before attackers spread out through the network and cause more damage. For nation-state attackers, that breakout time is a handful of hours.
Google's Password Checkup Chrome extension tackles the big problem of password reuse by checking what passwords users are using against a database of compromised credentials.
To help people understand the scope of the data breach and privacy problem, researchers are beginning to look at it through the lens of economics.
The Securities and Exchange Commission’s civil complaint outlining the details of an international insider trading scheme is an object lesson in how cybercriminals can monetize _any_ information, not just customer records or intellectual property.
More than five million passport numbers were stolen as part of the Marriott data breach, which the company says affected as many as 383 million people.