Deloitte Is the Latest Target of a Cyber Attack With Confidential Client Data at Risk

Global accountancy firm Deloitte has been hit by a sophisticated hack that resulted in a breach of confidential information and plans from some of its biggest clients, Britain’s Guardian newspaper said on Monday. Deloitte—one of the big four professional services providers—confirmed to the newspaper it had been hit by a hack, but it said only […] Read more »

Top-level domain expansion is a security risk for business computers

The explosion of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) in recent years can put enterprise computers at risk due to name conflicts between internal domain names used inside corporate networks and those that can now be registered on the public Internet. Many companies have configured their networks to use domain names, in many cases with made-up TLDs […] Read more »

NSA director just admitted that government copies of encryption keys are a big security risk

The director of the NSA, Admiral Michael Rogers, just admitted at a Senate hearing that when Internet companies provide copies of encryption keys to law enforcement, the risk of hacks and data theft goes way up. The government has been pressuring technology companies to provide the encryption keys that it can use to access data […] Read more »

Use SAP’s mobile platform? Patch now to avoid these ‘high risk’ vulnerabilities

Three high risk vulnerabilities in SAP Mobile could give attackers access to encrypted information stored in mobile devices, security firm Onapsis reported Wednesday. All three vulnerabilities were recently fixed by SAP, but systems are only safe if the patches are applied. “SAP runs so many of the world’s largest enterprises that any vulnerability must be […] Read more »

Feds: Cloud Computing Doesn't Increase Security Risk

Cloud Computing Summit Brasil 2010 10/08/10 Image by rafaeldesigner O Cloud Computing Summit Brasil é um evento com participação dos principais players do mercado mundial que abordarão tendências do Cloud Computing e seu impacto sobre o mercado de TI e negócios. Weblog: www.rafaeldesigner.com.br/blog/ Twitter: www.twitter.com/rafaeldesigner/ Feds: Cloud Computing Doesn't Increase Security Risk By Elizabeth Montalbano […] Read more »