The cybersecurity industry can be romanticized as a crime-fighting cabal of protectors facing off against hackers to keep the Internet safe. In this version of the story, there are good guys and bad guys, and the good guys do everything they can to keep their adversaries at bay. Show More Summary
By James Hampshire LONDON – In April the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Investment Management released cybersecurity guidance for registered investment firms and advisors. It was hardly a surprise. The SEC has shown increasing interest in cybersecurity in recent years, urging publicly traded companies to discuss cyber risks and disclose [...]
Allegis Capital has closed on $100 million toward a new fund that will emphasize investments in cybersecurity startups.
Although the firm has invested in cybersecurity companies since 2000, historically, cybersecurity has been viewed as a niche.
In a Q&A with ZDNet, the vice president of Cybersecurity Services at Fidelis explains why top-level management has to be the security-focused example for others to follow.
William H. Saito, the top adviser to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on cybersecurity, explains why it isn't just an issue for IT people and how Japan has a chance to become a global leader in the field.
Cybersecurity firm Venafi, Inc. has raised $39 million […]
GUEST: Today’s mobile and cloud-enabled world offers thousands, if not millions, of touch points for hackers to attack.
It looks like the US government may finally be taking a proactive step with cybersecurity. The White House has poached Google employee Peiter Zatko, who just announced that he is moving from Google to a nebulous new post with the federal government. Show More Summary
A new report confirms that Sony was made aware of risks to their cybersecurity, illuminating the dangers of cutting corners.
Democratic presidential hopeful Martin O’Malley said Friday that climate change and cybersecurity are among the country’s emerging national security challenges and called for a “re-imagining” of the structure of U.S. military and intelligence agencies. Show More Summary
Traditional passwords aren't just hard to remember, they're ineffective. Here's why smartphones will be the key to the future of security.
We assume that the next world war will be a technological one, but the United States and its potential adversaries are increasingly developing tech designed to blast enemies into the past. In Ghost Fleet, real cybersecurity and war experts Peter W. Show More Summary
Getty Images By Aaron Crowe Anyone with a computer has probably been a victim of a phishing attempt, where hackers pose as a trustworthy entity and try to get your username, password, credit card details, and other sensitive information that your mom told you never to give to anyone. But mom's advice isn't enough. Show More Summary
Of course (of course!) lawmakers and headlines are referring to the Office of Personnel Management hack as a “cyber Pearl Harbor.” What we do best in the aftermath of a cybersecurity incident is analogize it to something else, preferably something deadly, in catastrophic language. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — Yahoo's cybersecurity chief says he's heading to Facebook to become its chief security officer. Alex Stamos said in a Facebook post that he will be joining the social networking company on Monday. He succeeds Joe Sullivan, who departed Facebook Inc. Show More Summary
Facebook hired Alex Stamos, Yahoo's top cybersecurity executive, as its chief security officer.
USA Network has already picked up a second season of its new cybersecurity drama "Mr. Robot" before its debut episode hit the airwaves.