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Widespread password re-use opens US firms up to security breaches

U.S. employees and employers are extremely lax about password use, opening their firms to possible security breaches.

Infographic: Phishing emails preferred attack method for APTs

Advanced persistent threats are on the rise, and phishing emails are the preferred method of attack, according to a survey of 200 U.S.-based employees conducted by security firm SilverSky.

IT managers not confident their firms could pass security compliance audit

Fewer than half of IT managers polled by email security provider DataMotion are confident that their company could pass a security compliance audit. 

DOE admits to data breach exposing personal data of 53,000 employees, others

The Department of Energy, the agency in charge of the U.S. nuclear weapons program, has admitted that a data breach in July exposed personal information, including names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth, of 53,000 past and current employees, dependents and contractors.