As high-profile security breaches continue to mount, it is becoming increasingly clear that businesses can't just sit back and hope they don't become a victim.
August 07, 2013 — CSO — Brute force attacks to pry login credentials from content management sites like blogs have been growing as more data robbers use a short-term gain for a bigger pay-off later on.
Such sites are attractive targets because they tend to be less secure than other environments -- such as financial services -- and since they're interactive by design, "drive-by" malware planted on them can infect a lot of users quickly, said David Britton, vice president of industry solutions at 41st Parameter.
Data breaches are a fact of business life. But beyond keeping a data breach response plan at the ready, how can IT departments best prevent and mitigate data breaches? Start here: …