Yahoo

How to close your Yahoo account

In light of the recent massive Yahoo breach an the fact that Yahoo scanned incoming emails on behalf of US intelligence, many are opting to close their accounts to protect …

IoT security

Checklist: IoT security and privacy

The Online Trust Alliance (OTA) released the consumer IoT security and privacy checklist, which contains steps consumers can take to help increase the security, privacy and …

firefighters

Incident response survival guide

All organizations are impacted by a security breach at some point. As the joke goes in the security industry, businesses fall into two categories: those that have been …

Defending against crypto ransomware

eBook: Defending against crypto ransomware

Unlike traditional malware, crypto ransomware doesn’t steal information. Instead, it encrypts a victim’s documents, spreadsheets, pictures, videos and other files, and then …

smart grid

How to secure critical utilities

Over the past few years the issue of cybersecurity and the threat of hackers stealing data has increased tenfold. Not a day goes by without a breach being reported of a …

Laptop

The damaging divide in application security

It’s time to get serious about application security and the divisive reality of breaches. Even with today’s intense focus on security, web application attacks are on the rise: …

collaboration

Keys to successful security vendor collaboration

The IT manager tasked with understanding today’s complex vendor landscape is in an unenviable position. The rapid proliferation of new types of cyber security threats and …

Linux Server Security

Review: Linux Server Security

About the author Chris Binnie is a Technical Consultant with 20 years of experience working with Linux systems, and a writer for Linux Magazine and Admin Magazine. He built an …