Presidential and vice-presidential candidates automatically receive Secret Service protection within 120 days of the general election under the law. But after Tuesday’s incident in Los Angeles, some observers wonder whether the protection should start earlier.
Cybercrimes continue to increase in both regularity and financial impact, but the security apparatuses of most major companies still can't rival “the persistence and technological skills of their cyber adversaries,” according to a study published jointly by the U.S. Secret Service, the CERT Division of the Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, PwC and CSO Magazine. Only 38 percent of companies studied prioritize security investments based on risk and impact to business strategy. Researchers surveyed 500 executives of US […]