Quora Discloses Data Breach
The crowdsourced question-and-answer site said 100 million users were affected.
Data Security Distracts CFOs from ‘Day Jobs’
About 20% of finance chiefs admit their companies' systems have been hacked, yet their level of optimism stays at a record high: Duke/CFO Outlook Survey.
Tax Cuts Trigger CFO Optimism
U.S. finance chiefs see earnings growth in 2018, but they also expect higher wage and benefits costs.
Europe Data Regulation Poses Big Opportunity
The impending regulation is a serious compliance matter, but it also helps companies by forcing them to manage their data better, says SAP.
Neiman Agrees to Pay $1.6M Over Data Breach
The settlement ends a three-year legal battle between the retailer and customers whose credit card information was allegedly exposed by the 2013 hack.
HP to Acquire Samsung Printer Unit for $1B
With the deal, HP is hoping to boost its profile in multifunction printers for businesses amid shrinking consumer demand.
Cisco Adds CloudLock to Security Offerings
CloudLock can help protect data when an employee tries to access sensitive data stored in a SaaS application from an protected device.
Square-Off: Is Your Data More Secure in a Data Center or in the Cloud?
While cloud-storage vendors may have the most skin in the game, where a company's data is safest depends on the situation.
Morgan Stanley Fined $1M Over Data Breach
Morgan Stanley failed to adopt written policies and procedures reasonably designed to protect customer data, says the SEC.
IRS Still Has ‘Significant’ Flaws in Data Security
Continuing access control weaknesses could allow unauthorized users to gain access to taxpayer data, a government watchdog says.
Dwolla Fined $100K Over Lack of Data Security
A first-of-its-kind action by the CFPB finds the payment network provider's security practices "fell far short" of its claims.