Federal Workers Keep Undermining Government Cybersecurity

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
U.S. Department of Homeland Security employees work inside the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in Arlington

‘It’s a much bigger challenge than anyone could have imagined’

Hacker Hits HealthCare.gov

US | Sarah Hurtubise

Consumer data reportedly not taken

Experts Warn US, Ukraine Of High Possibility Of Russian Cyberattack

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
U.S.' Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta addresses a news conference during a NATO defence ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels

‘We’ve seen [Russia] use [cyber warfare] in Georgia. We’ve seen some elements of that being used in Crimea’

White House Justifies Keeping Internet Security Flaws Secret

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
U.S. President Obama departs after presenting the Commander-in-Chief Trophy to the United States Naval Academy football team at the White House in Washington

‘There are no hard and fast rules’ to disclosing bugs

US And UK Governments Warn Users Away From Internet Explorer

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Microsoft Corp Dean Hachomovitch unveils Internet Explorer 9 Beta version in San Francisco

IE versions 6 to 11 compromised

MIT researchers build NSA-proof Internet platform

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
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'If the government asks the company for your data, the server doesn't have the ability to give unencrypted data'

SXSW speaker says government officials know NOTHING about cyber-security

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A man checks his mobile electronic device during at the Cyber Security Summit 2014 in Bonn

‘That’s like going to negotiate with the Soviets and not knowing what ‘ICBM’ means’

HealthCare.gov project manager reportedly CLUELESS about security risks

Tech | Josh Peterson
HealthCare.gov

‘What I recall is what the team told me, is that there were no high findings’

Cyber security company Barracuda's shares soar in debut

| Reuters
Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw

Shares of Barracuda Networks Inc , a data storage and internet security company, jumped as much as 32 percent in their debut, underscoring a growing interest in the red-hot cyber security market.

What do tech CEOs have to say to Obama?

Tech | Josh Peterson
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Obama signed an executive order in February that established a two-year timeline to set security standards

Feds unveil preliminary cyber standards for US companies

Tech | Josh Peterson
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But the slow bureaucratic machinery of Washington could endanger companies combating fast-acting threats

Wall Street banks learn how to survive in staged cyber attack

Business | Reuters
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Banks are one of the biggest targets for cyber attacks, which have occurred more frequently over the past two years

Cyber warrior shortage hits anti-hacker fightback

US | Reuters
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The perception of an increased threat, has also led to explosive demand for the best talent.

Mobile security software maker Lookout raises $55 million

US | Reuters
Women talk on mobile phones in front of an advertisement for 4G services in central Madrid

Lookout, one of the world’s biggest providers of mobile security software, said on Thursday that it has raised $55 million in financing.

Adobe hacked, data of 2.9 million customers compromised

Tech | Josh Peterson
Picture illustration shows Adobe company logos, in Vienna

Compromised data includes customer login data and encrypted credit card information

Massive traffic cripples NY Obamacare website, hackers may be to blame

Tech | Josh Peterson
A busy screen is shown on the laptop of a Certified Application Counselor as he attempted to enroll an interested person for Affordable Care Act insurance in Miami

Site may have suffered from denial of service attack

Iranian cybersecurity commander dead, assassination suspected

World | Reuters
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He had left his house on Monday morning and was found a few hours later with a bullet in his heart

Report: Iran HACKED Navy computers

Tech | Josh Peterson
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The most recent intrusion was last week

U.S. officials woo tech companies in new push for cybersecurity law

US | Reuters
File photo of an employee working at the headquarters of Russian cyber security company Kaspersky Labs in Moscow

The previous bill brought opposition from privacy advocates who feared too much data would end up in the hands of the National Security Agency