Access Control

Fort Bragg Twitter account hit by ‘embarrassing incident’ … but not hackers

Officials at the U.S. Army’s Fort Bragg base thought their Twitter account was hacked. The truth was far different ……

4 weeks ago

Insider threats: How to spot them and stop them

Employees with bad intentions have already cleared one hurdle because they have access to systems. Here’s how to spot and…

1 month ago

Privileged access management for an increasingly dangerous world

Privileged accounts are necessary for managing IT infrastructure, but they pose a constant risk. Privileged access management is rising to…

2 months ago

Third-party remote access: The risks can be managed

As more businesses operate remotely, third-party remote access is becoming more common. Be aware of the risks and how to…

3 months ago

Ex-employee pleads guilty in Cisco network tampering case

Rogue employees intent on doing harm are tough to stop. Case-in-point: The Cisco employee whose network tampering rang up millions…

3 months ago

Twitter patches security issue for Android app, users urged to update

Twitter is warning users about an exploitable security issue in its Android app. The app has been patched — and…

11 months ago

Facebook patches WhatsApp remote code execution vulnerability

Facebook found and patched a vulnerability in its WhatsApp service. While Facebook says no users were compromised, the event is…

1 year ago

Lockwise: Mozilla’s better Firefox password manager — or is it?

Mozilla is rebranding and overhauling its Firefox password protection service into something called Lockwise. Are its motives entirely pure?

1 year ago

5 identity management startups grabbing attention — and funding

The global identity management system market is growing at an astounding rate. These five startups are vying for a piece…

2 years ago

It’s not just you: Avoiding third-party security vulnerabilities

Even a robust security strategy may leave an opening for attackers: Third-party security vulnerabilities are not often considered, but they…

2 years ago