Cyber Security Insight

The hospitality industry was dealt another blow: according to Reuters, hotels managed by HEI Hotels & Resorts experienced a significant credit card data breach. The attack infiltrated the POI systems dealing with food and drink payment information, as well as other transactions throughout various parts of the hotels...

Another day, another data breach. Hackers targeted a developers' forum that focuses on the creation of open-standard APIs. The non-profit, Khronos Group, manages OpenGraphics Library - it's a program used by developers regardless of whether they're working on a video game, or any other design project. With...

When sharing user data, companies big and small are scattered across the board on this somewhat divisive issue. Some might release access to what links are the most popular, and others could go as far as communicating the general age range and geographic locations of each user. Unfortunately,...

Banner Health is the latest in a string of healthcare organizations to feel the wrath of a cyber attack. A recent data breach put close to 3.7 million records at risk due to vulnerabilities exploited and ultimately discovered by experts over the course of this...

Big rigs are a significant part of the shipping industry within the continental United States, hauling everything from furniture, food, gasoline and other uncontrolled substances. It would make sense that the safety of industrial vehicles within any vertical is a priority on all fronts; however, that...

Malvertisements hide in plain sight throughout the Internet, their unassuming and indistinguishable nature making them all the more lethal to users across the World Wide Web - sometimes the only interaction needed is to land on an otherwise nondescript webpage. And while researchers recently uncovered and killed the...

If you haven't noticed, this year is an election year - the Republican National Convention wrapped up this past week, and the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia is in full swing. Both require a great deal of cyber security management and monitoring, and while the Republican National...

Applications are created every day that assist with financial and social intricacies of everyday life; however, there is a unique program called Civic that sends notifications when a particular social security number is used online. At its core, the service is akin to Credit Karma or even...

Unless you've been living under a rock in the middle of the ocean for the past few weeks, chances are you've heard of Pokemon GO. Though I'm fairly certain even those living under said rocks in the middle of the ocean have heard of it....

Firewalls are par for the course when it comes to discussing cyber security protection. From households to businesses, they're considered to be fairly simple and easy solutions to combat cyber security attacks. The types of attacks are becoming more unique and greater in quantity, meaning that groups...