News Story
techradar.com
May 19, 2015
Public and hotel Wi-Fi doesn't use WPA. "Any device that is connected to hotel Wi-Fi is effectively sending all data in clear-text, allowing a remote attacker to identify and extract information," says Adam Tyler, Chief Innovation Officer of CSID.
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net-security.org
May 18, 2015
Adam Tyler is the Chief Innovative Officer at CSID. In this interview he discusses global black markets, what type of information is most valuable for cybercriminals, modern malware, and much more.
Press Release
April 28, 2015
CSID is now offering Early Warning’s Identity Chek® Service Alerts in the company’s identity management SaaS platform. Early Warning, a trusted leader in fraud prevention and risk management, developed Identity Chek Service Alerts to enable identity theft protection subscribers to receive notification of questionable activity occurring in their contributed deposit and credit accounts.
News Story
privacyassociation.org
April 27, 2015
Today our financial and personal information is everywhere. With so much personal information—quite literally—floating around various access points, it has never been more lucrative or easy for cyber-criminals to access and mine private information to sell on the black market.
News Story
co.uk
April 27, 2015
When you mention cyber-crime, data breach or identity theft to a small business (SMB) owner what reaction would you expect to get? Disturbing results from a recent survey by the government’s Cyber Streetwise campaign found that two thirds (66 percent) of SMB owners do not consider their businesses to be vulnerable.
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huffingtonpost.com
April 22, 2015
In June of 2012, LinkedIn, the largest business-oriented social network, found itself in hot water. Due to allegedly weak security practices on the part of the company, a file containing the encoded passwords of roughly 6.5 million LinkedIn users was posted on a Russian hacker site.
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scmagazineuk.com
April 8, 2015
Adam Tyler, chief innovation officer at fraud detection firm CSID told SCMagazineUK.com that a research project was released last year during the Usenix Security Symposium which highlighted the extent of the problem. “Analysis conducted by various university-based researchers highlighted that on the Chrome Browser ‘store' alone there were 130 specifically malicious extensions, and more than 4700 ‘suspicious' extensions,” he said.
News Story
mspmentor.net
March 26, 2015
In spite of continued growth in security spend amongst SMBs, it's still very much a Greenfield opportunity for managed service providers (MSPs) that can break through perception barriers.
News Story
creditcards.com
March 25, 2015
Love loyalty rewards programs? So do black hat hackers, and they're becoming increasingly interested in stealing them from consumers, imperiling not only your rewards points but your identity.
News Story
scmagazine.com
March 9, 2015
Mobile malware has indeed become a grave concern for security pros. Last year, we saw multiple new attacks on both Android and iOS devices, namely WireLurker which attacked (supposedly more secure) non-jailbroken iOS devices.
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cnn.com
February 10, 2015
The recent slew of massive hacks are costing you money -- your U.S. government tax refund. Last year alone, hackers stole more than 6.5 million Social Security numbers. The number of SSNs stolen this year might be significantly higher, given the recent Anthem hack of 80 million customers.
News Story
huffingtonpost.com
January 14, 2015
Retailers had a tough year. With Target's massive point-of-sale breach at the end of 2013 to a steady stream of retail breaches throughout 2014, it seems like cyber criminals continue to win the battle over consumer data. If 2014 was the year of the POS breach, then what will 2015 bring?