November 18, 2014

FTC Concerned About Apple Watch, 3rd Party Access to Health Info At an unknown time in probably Q1 next year, at an unknown price, the Apple Watch is coming. The Apple Watch promises, among other things, a centralized way to track all your health statistics. That’s got some ears perking up, from e-discovery experts to,

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November 18, 2014

5 Practical Gifts for a Tech-Savvy Lawyer’s Office If Thanksgiving is coming, you’d better believe that "Black Friday" deals are too. Hopefully you won’t actually be out shopping on Black Friday — or on Thanksgiving, for crying out loud. In any case, you don’t need to wait until Black Friday before finding deals for the

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November 18, 2014

U.S. Postal Service Says Hackers Got Employee Data WASHINGTON – The US Postal Service said Monday hackers stole sensitive personal information from its employees in a large data breach this year, and got some customer data as well. The postal service said in a statement it "recently learned of a cybersecurity intrusion into some of

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November 18, 2014

Inside the Point-of-Sale Malware Threat Point-of-sale malware has been at the center of numerous high-profile breaches this year. Many of those attacks have involved three pieces of malware – BlackPOS, FrameworkPOS and Backoff. In a new report, researchers at security firm Cyphort have peeled the layers back from each of these cyber-weapons, which have been

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November 18, 2014

PCI DSS 3.0 Puts Spotlight on Third-Party Security Sometimes, securing your own network isn’t enough to guard against a data breach; your ecosystem of third-party providers can introduce a new set of risks to data as well. The latest version of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS 3.0) seeks to help address

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