Tag Archives: security

FBI records, emails, Social Security numbers exposed in huge data leak

A massive data leak has been discovered at the Oklahoma Securities Commission, in which millions of records — including files related to sensitive FBI investigations over the last seven years, emails dating back 17 years and thousands of Social Security numbers — have been exposed. The breach was uncovered last month by Greg Pollock, a… Read More »

How the shift to the cloud could affect 3 data security trends

The year 2018 proved to be unlike any other for security professionals. From high-profile breaches and heavy government scrutiny to new data privacy regulations, the year ended up being quite eventful. A key theme from 2018 was the ongoing rise of cloud adoption. Organizations everywhere are continuing to migrate because of the cloud’s ability to… Read More »

AL and ML choices can dramatically improve data security

As networks have advanced in complexity, so have the tools and tactics of cybercriminals. Organizations increase their cybersecurity budgets and teams, yet breaches keep occurring. In the fight for stronger security, vendors are offering up AI and machine learning as a Holy Grail. But do these technologies actually deliver? Frequent headlines make it clear that… Read More »