The now infamous Target data breach is still costing the company -- and its shareholders -- plenty. In fact, the retailing giant forecast the December 2013 incident cost shareholders $148 million. It's not an easy job. Aruba Networks' task throughout the Black Hat USA conference in Las Vegas this month was to ensure thousands of attendees could connect without malicious attacks. One of the largest U.S. hospital groups has fallen victim to a cyberattack by Chinese hackers, who stole the personal data of 4.5 million patients. The attack likely occurred in April and June. Symantec plans to reduce its Norton security line from nine products to one, and to simplify and streamline the ways in which users interact with its software taking more of a service approach. A federal judge ordered the son of a prominent Russian lawmaker to remain in custody until his trial on computer hacking charges, after new evidence gave insight into the breadth of his activities.
UPS Stores in 24 States Hit by Data Breach Big Brown has been breached. UPS said that about 105,000 customer transactions at 51 of its UPS Store locations in 24 states could have been compromised between January and August.
Aruba Networks Handles Black Hat with Aplomb It's not an easy job. Aruba Networks' task throughout the Black Hat USA conference in Las Vegas this month was to ensure thousands of attendees could connect without malicious attacks.
Samsung, B&N Target Amazon with Nook Tablet They've seen the enemy and it is Amazon. So Samsung and Barnes & Noble are teaming up to combat their common foe with a 7-inch tablet that blends Samsung’s tech, Nook’s content and e-reader platform.