Symantec: Cyber fraudsters look for low-hanging fruit
Editor's note: Last month, the information security firm Symantec released the 11th edition of its Internet Security Threat Report . This is Symantec's attempt to get out of the day-to-day and see the forest for the trees, and these woods look pretty ominous, according to Dave Cole, a directo...
Phishing and pharming: Is your personal identity being harvested?
...ites messages that appeared like legitimate organizations. In February, Harry Potter fans were warned by author J.K. Rowling to watch out for internet fraudsters
claiming to sell copies of her latest wizard saga while all they wanted was to steal credit card and bank information.
Phishing, also called brand...
After a successful attack on your computer systems, then what?
...m on Wednesday.
Daniel Vaccaro, a partner with Michael Best & Friedrich , said that organizations whose systems have been compromised by Internet fraudsters
or disgruntled employees can benefit from learning to work with law enforcement.
"You get to ride on the backs of experienced criminal investigator...
Corporate control begins with a strong board
...ort-term Wall Street expectations. Boards fell asleep, fraud occurred, and shareholder value suffered.
As a direct result of board failures and the fraudsters
who took advantage of the resulting opportunities, we have the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) . Audit committees, independent directors, executive ...