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Mind-reading AI is the newest defense against cyber attacks

September 11, 2017

Via: The Next Web

Ransomware has been disastrous for businesses and individuals alike, with recent attacks like WannaCry costing companies millions, and personal attacks threatening private data. We’re all at risk. Criminals are holding data and information hostage using tools that require almost no skill, and […]


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5 Key Steps to Take Once Your Security Has Been Breached

September 1, 2017

Via: CIO

The recent WannaCry ransomware attack is more proof that it’s just not possible for any organization, regardless of size, to entirely prevent professional cybercriminals from breaching their data networks. There will always be someone out there with the skills and […]


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Economists have figured out how to extract the most profit from ransomware

May 30, 2017

Via: The Next Web

Ransomware is a type of malware that impairs the functionality of a computer (for example, by encrypting files on the hard drive), and then demands the victim pay a ransom in order to return their system to normal. It’s frighteningly […]


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Dell shifts security focus to data itself

May 17, 2017

Via: CIO

Brett Hansen, vice president of Data Security Solutions at Dell, calls it his “Mona Lisa.” It may not be as pretty as the artwork, but Dell Data Guardian is pretty sweet nonetheless. What Hansen and colleagues have been laboring mightily […]


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Missing protection: Corporate B2B privacy policies

May 16, 2017

Via: CIO

When most IT execs hear the term “corporate privacy policy,” they think about what their company promises its consumer customers in policies such as those from LinkedIn, Uber and Evernote. But what about policies in contracts entered into with businesses that will handle […]


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Email, email, in the cloud

May 8, 2017

Via: CIO

As my company continues to move enterprise applications to the cloud, the latest development presents a security opportunity. We are giving up our on-premises Microsoft Exchange email in favor of the Microsoft Office 365 service. With the transition, we might […]


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Automated mitigation on endpoint devices and networks can be tricky

May 3, 2017

Via: CIO

Many companies have automated systems in place for preventing, detecting, and investigating security incidents, but automating the incident response and mitigation process for networks and endpoint devices has been a tougher nut to crack. That includes actions such as automatically […]


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Why software engineers should focus on users, not the competition

May 3, 2017

Via: CIO

Today, we thrive on instant gratification: consuming the news via 140-character tweets, watching videos instead of reading long articles, scrolling through photos or gifs and skipping over the captions altogether. There are no shortage of user experience lessons to be […]


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Security automation is maturing, but many firms not ready for adoption

May 2, 2017

Via: CIO

The security automation industry is still in its infancy, with most vendors just a year or two old, but there are already some promising technologies that enterprises can put to use — if they have already laid the required ground […]


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Users have little confidence their company can protect their mobile device

April 28, 2017

Via: CIO

A survey sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. found that 64 percent of respondents are doubtful that their organization can prevent a mobile cyberattack, leaving employees’ personal information vulnerable to theft. Alvaro Hoyos, chief information security officer at OneLogin, […]