In an attempt to derail a huge billion deal by Australian firm BHP Billiton Ltd. to buy Potash Corp., of Saskatchewan, hackers based in China launched targeted attacks against leading Canadian law firms involved in brokering the deal. Read More
Last year’s Carrier IQ controversy may be getting some legislative help in the form of a law that would require the explicit consent of a mobile device owner before such monitoring software could be used. Read More
In a ruling that limits the protections granted to U.S. citizens under the Fifth Amendment, the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado ordered the defendant in a case involving mortgage fraud to decrypt the files on her laptop. Read More
With each passing day it’s becoming clear that law enforcement organizations are gaining more insight into the cybercriminal community. Read More
The security of your company and its employees could be compromised if you don’t read and understand an End User License Agreements or (EULA) for new software. Read More
Koobface, the Russian cybergang that can’t shoot straight, soon may be a thing of the past. If the FBI has its way, the gang's penchant for leaving mother Russia to frolic in such places as Monte Carlo may turn out to be its undoing. Read More
SOPA will disrupt the growth of cloud computing, as well as any other Internet-related industries. Learn why SOPA slows down cloud computing adoption. Read More
With scary case studies of how cloud outages disrupt business operations or how data got stolen from the cloud, cloud computing disputes are likely to happen. Read More
A relatively small lawsuit and countersuit between U.S. Bank and a Park City, Utah, restaurant over responsibility for hacked customer data could have big repercussions for credit card giant Visa/Mastercard and its payment card industry (PCI)data security standard. Read More
Small business owners should make protecting their trademarks a priority in 2012. Like most New Year's resolutions, if you stick this one through it will be well-worth the investment. Read More

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