Tag Archives: Cyber

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Anatomy of a Hack: How the NY Times Was Hit

Mark Risher, CEO at Imperium, breaks down the hacking attack on the New York Times and the potential cybersecurity loopholes of new wearable technologies. He speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg West.”

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How To Combat The Growing Threat Of Cyberattacks

Cyber security expert Richard Wang discusses the growing threat of cyberattacks with Adam Johnson, Sara Eisen and Cory Johnson on Bloomberg Television’s “Street Smart.” Fusion IQ’s Barry Ritholtz also speaks. (Source: Bloomberg)

The Wild West Of The Web: Hackers Take Whatever They Can – Infographic

Cybersecurity is a rising concern globally — for individuals, businesses and nations. Unfortunately, many either don’t take the threat seriously or aren’t doing enough to protect themselves from cybercrime.

A Ponemon Institute survey of 583 U.S. companies found 90% had been hacked in the past 12 months. Of those companies, most admitted their networks had been breached more than once, and more than half expressed little to no confidence that they could ward off such attacks in the future.

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America is not the most-hacked nation, but we still have a long way to go in terms of preventative measures. The most common password, after all, is still simply “password,” the worst choice you could make to secure your online identity.

Check out the infographic below to learn more about the state of cybersecurity and how to protect your online privacy.

Source: Mashable.com