Stories by Taylor Armerding

Hack the vote: Experts say the risk is real

This nation’s fragmented electronic voting systems are dangerously vulnerable to cyber attacks, security experts agree. And while they don’t predict direct tampering with votes in the coming election, they say uncertainty about results can create problems that are just as bad.

Taylor Armerding | 08 Sep | Read more

PCI DSS 3.2: The evolution continues

The payment card industry security standard continues to “evolve” in the word of experts, in minimizing the most obvious risks of breaches and fraud. Merchant groups remain critical of what they see as too much of a “blame game” mentality, but they welcome more rigorous authentication requirements.

Taylor Armerding | 14 Jun | Read more