IBM Security today announced the official opening of its modernized European IBM X-Force Command Center based in Poland. The center has new cognitive capabilities, including IBM Wa... More
Big data security seems to gain more attention with each passing year. In fact, the World Quality Report of 2015-2016 claims that security is the number one priority, and concern, ... More
Ransomware has been making big news in the last week. The cruel reality of the global ransomware attack that crippled computer systems in 150 countries is that the attackers took ... More
President Trump signed a executive order today commanding a review of the United States’ cybersecurity capabilities. Trump was initially set to sign the order shortly after his i... More
The debate rages on the increase in Shadow IT – being IT services procured by the line of business directly from the as-a-service provider. I would suggest that the main concern ... More
Identity is becoming the security boundary - For decades, the security boundary was the network perimeter or firewall. Then it morphed to each individual computing device or host. ... More
Technologically-savvy young adults are drawn to hacking by the perceived glories of cybercrime, according to a new report from the UK's National Crime Agency. Based on discussio... More
Pop quiz! Do you know what a botnet is? Can you spot a “phishing” attack? Is there a difference between a URL that begins with https:// as opposed to http://? Can Internet Serv... More
NSS Labs today announced the results of its second Web Application Firewall (WAF) Group Test. A growing segment of the security market, WAFs employ a wide range of functions to wor... More
It is almost a daily occurrence in today’s society to read a news story about a major company or government entity becoming the next victim of a cyber attack. The security indust... More
When You Move to the Cloud, Don’t Fall Asleep on Cybersecurity: A 6-Part Checklist from IBM (TechRepublic)
After years of enterprises fearing the cloud because of security, we're now at risk for the opposite problem—companies relying too heavily on their cloud providers to look after ... More
As more details emerge about how a group of four Russians breached Yahoo, it's increasingly clear that the Internet's very interconnectedness is what makes us so vulnerable to onli... More
If indeed we are operating in a "digital economy," standard security measures such as passwords are no longer sufficient to shield the underlying IT infrastructure from sophisticat... More
Cybersecurity is one of the fastest-growing industries, and it’s easy to see why when you recognize the current value of information. IT security spending eclipsed $75 billion in... More
With the proliferation of wearable technology, companies are increasingly finding motivation to encourage staff to don connected devices. But on IDG’s CIO site tech writer Gary E... More
Application security is a critical component for enterprises to have a robust security posture that functions like an immune system, detecting and preventing threats wherever they ... More
Identity management vendor Okta has expanded its reach in Australia and New Zealand with three new partnerships. The US-headquartered company has signed agreements with MOQdigital,... More
When Pittsburgh Steelers’ wide receiver Antonio Brown broadcast his coach’s postgame locker room speech on Facebook Live last month it created a distraction and senseless contr... More
Data breaches are expensive—and there’s more to the bill than the immediate costs of notifying the victims and hiring consultants and forensics investigators to find and fix th... More
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Could Blockchain Improve Advertising Transparency? IBM’s Rangaiah Thinks So (Beet.TV)Who would ever have thought that the world’s big more...
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Verizon Takes ‘One Fiber’ to More Cities (Light Reading)Verizon's One Fiber initiative in Boston wasn't a more...
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty Says 80% of the World’s Data is Where the ‘Real Gold’ Is (CNBC)IBM is one of few institutional companies that are more...
Sen. Orrin Hatch Urges MPAA to Allow Filtering on Streaming Services (Variety)Sen. Orrin Hatch waded into the controversy around more...
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YouTube’s New L.A. Studio Will Help Creators Crank Out VR Videos (Adweek)YouTube wants to help creators make more VR video, more...
Twitter Chief Jack Dorsey: ‘We’re Doubling Down on Adtech’ (The Drum)Twitter’s co-founder and chief executive Jack Do more...