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Major security predictions for 2016

10:36 29 January in Research
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If a week is a long time in politics, as former British Prime Minister Harold Wilson observed, a year in cybersecurity can seem like an eternity. But despite the rapid changes, many things remain constant. Check Point’s top three predicted security threats for 2015 were...

How Hackers Took Down a Power Grid

12:00 26 January in Industry News
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It was an unseasonably warm afternoon in Ukraine on Dec. 23 when the power suddenly went out for thousands of people in the capital, Kiev, and western parts of the country. While technicians struggled for several hours to turn the lights back on, frustrated customers...

Top security stories of 2015

10:12 28 December in Industry News
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As many as 11 million customers may have been affected by a data breach at U.S. health insurance provider Premera Blue Cross, in the second large attack against the health care industry disclosed in the last two months. The breach, discovered on Jan. 29, may have...