Tag Archives: EW

Man Behind Second University of Maryland Data Breach Claims Positive Motive

April 21, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     No Comments

A man said he carried out a breach on the University of Maryland to expose a bigger problem. 

Filed Under: Authentication, Encryption Tagged With: EW, Maryland

It’s a Tough Road For Businesses That Don’t Protect Their Identities

April 16, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     No Comments

From the Target breach last year to the crop of new data attacks that have arisen in 2014, there are no shortage of threats to enterprise security on the web.

Filed Under: Authentication, Encryption Tagged With: enterprise security, EW

How Device Certificates Secure our Mobile Identities

April 14, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     No Comments

A quick look at our world today reveals that the need for mobile security has never been greater. After all, the number of activated mobile devices has actually surpassed the population of our planet. For the people who use them — which is just about everybody — such devices permeate every aspect of life. These [Read More...]

IT Departments, Governments Fear Security Issues

April 11, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     No Comments

Malware is a problem across the board, but identity protection measures can help fight it. 

Filed Under: Authentication, Cloud Security Tagged With: government

Heartbleed & OpenSSL — Do End-Users Need to Change Their Passwords?

April 10, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     No Comments

The discovery of the Heartbleed implementation bug that could attack certain version of OpenSSL has, rightfully, made global headlines. While this vulnerability doesn’t affect the certificates issued by trusted certification authorities (CA), the discovery has set end-users into a bit of “password panic.” The crux of the issue is that services providers, website operators, software [Read More...]

Filed Under: SSL, SSL Deployment Tagged With: heartbleed, OpenSSL, SSL

U.S. University Moves Trust to the Cloud After Data Breach

April 4, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     2 Comments

A move to the cloud provided better security for one university.

Filed Under: Authentication, Cloud Security Tagged With: Maryland, Wagner

Cybercrime: Compromising Identity, Reaping Profits, and Not Slowing Down (Part 2)

April 3, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     No Comments

Cybercrime works like any other criminal enterprise. And to protect against criminals, users must defend themselves.

Filed Under: Authentication Tagged With:

Entrust President Addresses U.S. Senate Subcommittee about Recent Malware Attacks

April 2, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     No Comments

David Wagner explained that the Target debacle doesn’t have to happen to the well-guarded company.

Filed Under: Authentication Tagged With: Wagner

Cybercrime: Compromising Identity, Reaping Profits, and Not Slowing Down (Part 1)

April 1, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     1 Comment

Malware poses a continued and ever-strengthening threat. But users can guard themselves against attack.

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Digital ‘Spring Cleaning’ Tips – Part 2

March 31, 2014 by Entrust, Inc.     No Comments
This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Digital Spring Cleaning

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Digital Spring Cleaning Even the strongest organization-wide network security policy can leave end users exposed to threats. This security hole can lead to financial, legal, and productivity implications for the entire organization. Uneducated or unaware end users can fall prey to cyber attacks such as [Read More...]

Filed Under: General Tagged With: phishing, spam