According to a new Frost & Sullivan white paper, the number of consumers using digital payment methods continues to increase worldwide—and so do concerns about online fraud. With 6.17 million data records stolen every day by cybercriminals, companies doing business on the internet have two choices: win the digital trust of consumers or lose revenue. […]
The DigiCert Blog
This is the first of a series of technical blogs that DigiCert is publishing on quantum computing and the coming post-quantum transition. Upcoming articles will provide additional, easy to understand information about what is happening and steps that can be taken now to prepare for the future. Bookmark our blog and follow us on Twitter […]
Panasonic Connected Solutions Company builds IoT solutions that connect with people, devices and services. Chief Engineer Saburo Toyonaga and team develop security software for B-to-B IoT devices. They have developed an encryption module that permits incorporation of a certificate at manufacturing, and that runs efficiently even on CPUs with slower speeds or lower specifications. Panasonic […]
A decade ago, shopping was an easy and relatively worry-free activity: select the items you want, put them in your cart, check out. Today’s Internet shoppers are still using carts, but now they need to worry about whether the store is trustworthy, and if it is safe to pay for the items they selected without […]
Here is our latest news roundup of informative articles about network and SSL security. Hackers Are Using Gmail Drafts to Update Their Malware and Steal Data A communication technique long used by everyone from adulterers to terrorists has now been co-opted by hackers. This article by Andy Greenberg of Wired reports on the technique, wherein […]
Learn the top WiFi network attacks and how to protect yourself against them.
According to an FBI report, there were 300,000 victims of cybercrime, and criminals made off with a total of $1.1 billion. Although the average cybercrime came to only $3,666 per victim (as compared to $7,643 per robbery), criminals are able to commit upwards of hundreds of thousands of crimes with little to no risk of being caught.
Here is this week’s roundup of interesting news articles about SSL and network security. Microsoft warns of Windows zero-day; hackers serve exploits in PowerPoint files As reported by ComputerWorld’s Gregg Keizer, Microsoft issued a warning this week that hackers are using a zero day exploit to send infected PowerPoint documents as email attachments. The vulnerability […]
Securing your WiFi network is important, both at home and at work. Learn top steps for securing any WiFi network.
Educating and training employees on security policies and best practices can help them become another line of defense against inevitable social engineering attacks.
We selected the following articles as some of the more interesting pieces of news on the subject of SSL and network security this week. Revealed: ISPs Already Violating Net Neutrality To Block Encryption And Make Everyone Less Safe Online On Techdirt, Mike Masnick reports on evidence that not only are broadband ISPs throttling Netflix to […]
Pentesting providers are not all equally skilled or trustworthy and it can be expensive. If you’re going to spend the money to have a pentest done, make sure you have the best pentester your money can buy.