IT understaffing exposes firms to vicious online attacks

The recent gutting of IT departments during the recent recession may be putting numerous businesses at risk as cyber criminals step up their online attacks.More than 75 per cent of small and medium

Published on: February 25th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Retailers’ systems assailed by older, overlooked security flaws

An overemphasis on tackling new and emerging security threats may be causing companies to overlook older but far more frequently exploited vulnerabilities, according to a recent report. The report, from Trustwave, h is

Published on: February 4th, 2010 Jaikumar Vijayan

Twitter, Chrome OS, HTML 5 — top attack targets this year

Popular social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook, Google's Web-based Chrome operating system, and the updated HTML 5 (hyper text markup language), are prime targets for cyber attacks in 2010, says a

Published on: January 7th, 2010 Nestor Arellano