NEWS & ANALYSIS

Morning Security Brief: Target Breach Estimate Increases, FBI Sends Agents to Russia, And More

Target has increased its original estimate of customers affected by its data security breach; the FBI is sending agents to help Russia increase security for the Olympics; and al Qaeda is recruiting Americans in Syria.

Morning Security Brief: Senior Managers Pose Greatest Security Threat, LinkedIn Sues Phishers, Network Security Spending Up

Senior managers pose the greatest risk to corporate security, a study shows. LinkedIn is suing unknown hackers in an attempt to learn their identities. And network security spending is expected to double in 2014.

DHS Inspector General Nominee Testifies Before Senate Committee

Department of Homeland Security inspector general nominee John Roth testified this morning before the Senate Homeland Security Committee.

Morning Security Brief: Security Breach Lawsuit, Hacking, and Cuomo Wants School Dedicated to Security

A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Target. Fortune 500 companies have all been hacked, says an expert. And Governor Andrew Cuomo wants a college in New York for security and emergency preparedness.

Morning Security Brief: Russia Beefs Up Security, Yahoo Hacks Explained, Cybersecurity Threat Report, And More

Russia is tightening security for the upcoming Winter Olympic Games in Sochi amidst terrorism threats; a security breach at Yahoo targeting users through online ads is explained; cyber company Sophos has released its annual cybersecurity threat report, and more.

Cybersecurity, Money Laundering Are Top Threats Facing the Financial Industry in 2014

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority identifies its top concerns for the financial industry in its annual report to financial firms.

Morning Security Brief: Global Terrorism Increases, Dodd-Frank Progress Report Released, Military Leaders Fear Cyberthreats

Global terrorism is on the increase, many requirements of Dodd-Frank remain unmet, and cybersecurity is the most serious threat facing the United States.

Morning Security Brief: NSA Working to Break All Forms of Encryption, al Qaeda Threatens Anbar Province, And More

The National Security Agency is working to create a computer that will break all current forms of encryption and Sunni militants aligned with al Qaeda threaten to seize control of Iraq's Anbar province.

Morning Security Brief: Russia Beefs Up Security, Maritime Security Plan Released, and Snapchat Hacked

President Vladimir Putin has vowed to increase security across Russia after twin bombings left the region shaken just weeks before the Winter Olympics. The National Security Council has issued a maritime security plan that promotes risk management and information sharing. And the information of 4.6 million Snapchat users was published online after the app was hacked.

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