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Emily Holbrook

Is risk-based security management an art or science? That’s one key question posed to more than 1,200 IT professionals in a recent survey by Tripwire Inc. and  Ponemon Research. The report, “The State of Risk Based Security 2013,” asked: “In your opinion, is information security risk management an ‘art’ or ‘science’?” For the purposes of the [...]

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Saturday, June 1, marks the beginning of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season. Forecasters from Colorado State University predict 18 named storms for the 2013 season, with nine of those forecasted to become hurricanes and four expected to be major hurricanes. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center warns there could be even more [...]

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A massive credit card breach at a Missouri-based grocery store chain could end up cost $80 million in Illinois alone, according to a court motion filed last week. So far, at least three lawsuits seeking class action status have been filed against Schnucks Markets, Inc., alleging a breach that has affected 2.4 million cards used at [...]

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The 2013 RIMS Annual Conference & Exhibition may have been almost four weeks ago, but it continues to live on through internet videos. The World Risk and Insurance News—an online television network—has released several high-quality videos taken during RIMS. The following is a recap of the conference, featuring interviews with RIMS Executive Director Mary Roth, Steve [...]

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