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Security firm RSA blames nation state for attack on its servers

Security firm RSA blames nation state for attack on its servers

RSA has revealed that it believes two groups, working on behalf of a single nation state, hacked into its servers and stole information related to the company's SecurID two-factor authentication products.

But for some reason it's declining to say which country..

Hackers hit IMF with 'sophisticated cyberattack', reports claim

Hackers hit IMF with 'sophisticated cyberattack'

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has been hit by a major hack, according to media reports.

FLAMING RETORT - Three words for RSA. Promptness. Clarity. Openness.

FLAMING RETORT - Three words for RSA. Promptness. Clarity. Openness.

It's no good having mandatory data breach disclosure laws if all they teach us is to admit we had a breach. We also need to convey information of obvious practical value to all affected parties.

Three words. Promptness. Clarity. Openness.

RSA to replace all SecurID tokens - or perhaps not

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The internet is abuzz with news that beleaguered security company RSA is offering to replace its customers' security tokens in the light of recent security compromises.

Or is it?

Strike three: Speculation rises that another US military contractor has been hit by hackers

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US military contractor Northrop Grumman may have suffered a hacking attack on its networks, according to Fox News.

L-3 defense supplier targeted in RSA SecurID hack attack, report claims

L-3 defense supplier targeted with RSA SecurID hack attack?

US military contractor L-3 Communications, whose customers include the US Department of Defense, has been named in a news report as having been targeted in attacks by external hackers.

And, once again, it is the RSA SecurID security breach that is being blamed.

US military contractors hacked - possible link with RSA SecurID breach

US military contractors hacked - possible link with RSA SecurID breach, reports claim

Hackers have broken into the network of Lockheed Martin and several other US military contractors, according to media reports.

IE6, Tsunami scams, Pwn2own, RSA hack, Epsilon breach - 90 Sec News - March 2011

IE6, Tsunami scams, Pwn2own results, RSA hacked, Epsilon breached - 90 Sec News - March 2011

Don't just read the latest computer security news - watch it in 90 seconds!

This month: help get rid of IE6, avoid tsunami scams, check out Pwn2own, be surprised at RSA, and groan at Epsilon.

RSA release a few details on their big security breach

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On Friday - ironically April Fool's day - Uri Rivner, head of new technologies and consumer identity protection, at RSA, released additional details on the RSA security breach. Here, we detail the bare bones of the attack.

Security firm RSA warns that its servers have been hacked

Security firm RSA warns that its servers have been hacked

Hackers have broken into the servers of RSA, the security division of EMC, and stolen information related to the company's SecurID two-factor authentication products.