NEWS & ANALYSIS
Aug 26, 2009 -The amount of phishing emails has precipitously dropped since this time last year, reports the Associated Press.
Aug 25, 2009 -Hackers have a new guise to attack federal, state, and local government and law enforcement departments: fake malware-riddled e-mails from the Department of Homeland Security.
Aug 05, 2009 -China has seen the emergence of online training schools that teach students the skills necessary to either be a network defender or a cybercriminal.
Aug 03, 2009 -Hackers at the Black Hat and DefCon security conferences this weekend demonstrated a hack that works much like a phone tap does, the Associated Press reports.
Jul 30, 2009 -The Pentagon is once again seriously considering a "near-total ban" of all social networking Web sites from its unclassified network, Wired.com's Danger Room blog reports.
Jul 30, 2009 -Britain's domestic intelligence agency has admitted that a vulnerability in its Web site's search engine could have allowed hackers to divert visitors to malicious pages, reports ZDNet UK.
Jul 29, 2009 -Over half the respondents surveyed by the RSA Conference said their top security concern was budgetary constraints.
Jul 17, 2009 -Despite evidence that a British company's servers unleashed a recent wave of cyberattacks against U.S. and South Korean government and commercial Web sites, cybersecurity experts say it's hard to find a smoking gun in cyberspace's murky environs.
Jul 17, 2009 -A new survey may make you question how schooled the average Internet user is in Internet security.
Jul 13, 2009 -Spam has once again reached the same volume it did in November 2008, when the servers of a major spamming company were disconnected, according to e-mail and Web security firm Marshal8e6.