In this video, Christopher Boyd, Senior Threat Researcher at GFI Software, talks about how scammers increasingly target gamers and gaming databases because of valuable personal information.
Boyd offers insight on what type of information can be extracted from a gaming console and talks about the recent Mass Effect 3 scams. The video also provides recommendations for protecting information and increasing privacy.
Posted on 28 August 2014. | As an active adventure gamer, Dwayne Melancon, CTO at Tripwire, noticed that some of the things he does to achieve success in video games can be applied to information security.
Posted on 27 August 2014. | Tucked away from the glamour of the vendor booths and the large presentation rooms filled with rockstar sessions, was the Arsenal - a place where developers were able to present their security tools and grow their community.
Posted on 26 August 2014. | Stuart McClure, CEO at Cylance, talks about how the information security industry has evolved when it comes to detecting bad guys, but it's being mostly reactive and not proactive.