Read more about survey
Bookmark and Share
  • Public Wi-Fi and lack of passwords lead consumer risks

    02.10.2014

    93 percent of respondents believe that identity theft is a growing problem yet are not doing enough to address the issue, according to a survey conducted by Edelman Berland.

  • Global DDoS attack numbers decline, attacks from China rise

    01.10.2014

    In the second quarter of 2014, Akamai observed attack traffic originating from 161 unique countries/regions, which was 33 fewer than the first quarter of the year.

  • Insider incidents and high-profile crimes increasing

    01.10.2014

    The number of reported security incidents rose 48 percent this year to 42.8 million which is the equivalent of 117,339 attacks per day.

  • Low confidence in breach prevention

    01.10.2014

    Despite increasing numbers of data breaches and the theft and loss of more than 2 billion data records worldwide since 2013, organizations continue to believe perimeter security technologies are effective for data protection.

  • Consumers feel insecure using debit or credit cards

    01.10.2014

    As data breaches at major retailers have compromised the personal information of millions of customers over the past few years, a new consumer trust survey from Honeywell found that the security of credit and debit card information is a bigger concern for consumers (93 percent) than their health (84 percent), retirement savings (81 percent) or losing their cell phone (63 percent).




Spotlight

Windows 0-day exploited in ongoing attacks, temporary workarounds offered

Posted on 22 October 2014.  |  Microsoft is warning users about a new Windows zero-day vulnerability that is being actively exploited in the wild and is primarily a risk to users on servers and workstations that open documents with embedded OLE objects.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Thu, Oct 23rd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //