A savvy service station manager caught a TV thief by sending him a friend request.
Attack uses social engineering to get Macy's, Nordstrom account holders to reveal sensitive information.
The holiday scam season is upon us. Here's a reminder to be wary; these scams are making the rounds.
The most dominant botnet on the spam scene has more than doubled its reach in the past year, Symantec reports.
Employee awareness of their companies' security policies is high--if you ask the employees. In a survey of 2,000 office workers, software security company...
Online shopping is expected to be a bonanza for online retailers and also scammers who prey on the online gullible.
Think you have nothing worth stealing? Think again.
The 2010 Global Retail Theft Barometer finds theft was down from 2009 rates. But more than a quarter of U.S. retailers were still impacted by crime.
Travis Megale is happily employed. A regular Facebook user, he knows how to use the site appropriately and what NOT to say or post. Unfortunately, many Facebook...
More organizations are dealing with data loss and security breaches due to employee usage of social networking sites.
Most organizations have been the target of an advanced threat, according to results of a study.
Security managers can keep blocking Facebook, refusing to support mobile devices and vetoing cloud-based services, but they aren't going away.
As Facebook and other social media distractions capture workers' attention, balancing privacy, play and productivity is an increasingly tricky task.
Like good movies, a successful social engineering scam usually leaves both the perpetrator, and the victim, with an impression they'll never forget. We spoke to...
Security research firm Bkis earlier this month warned of a vicious virus targeting both Skype and Yahoo! Messenger.