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Content posted in March 2018
In Facebook Debacle, More Than Zuckerberg to Blame
Larry Loeb 3/23/2018 19 comments
Facebook and CEO Mark Zuckerberg are rightly taking a lot of heat from the fallout over Cambridge Analytica and the firm's use of social media data. However, other businesses, as well as users, need to take some responsibility as well.
ISF: Nation States, AI Will Upend Enterprise Security
News Analysis 3/21/2018 Post a comment
In its annual look ahead at the changing security landscape, the Information Security Form finds that attacks by nation states against businesses, as well as how AI and machine learning are used, are the biggest challenges within enterprise security.
AI Is Stealing These IT Security Jobs – Now
Dawn Kawamoto 3/20/2018 20 comments
Besides the current crop of jobs AI is stealing, other InfoSec roles are also potentially next unless professionals safeguard their careers by repositioning their skills, say IT security and careers experts.
AI: An Emerging Insider Threat?
Dawn Kawamoto 3/15/2018 2 comments
As artificial intelligence increasingly gains a presence in the enterprise, concerns are already being raised of a new insider threat where AI will turn against its operators. How can security experts address this "frenemy"?
How 'Defense in Depth' Gets Data Protection Right
News Analysis 3/9/2018 2 comments
Meeting the challenges of data protection requirements in today's increasingly connected, complex business environment demands alertness at all times. Here's how one energy company, Engie Insight, is meeting those challenges.
Malware targets Schneider Electric's Triconex safety instrumented system.
Companies think that they are much safer than their actual password practices would suggest.
Security firm Preempt issued an advisory that showed how to conceptually bypass the Enhanced Protection for Authentication that prevents attackers from performing a relay of NT Lan Manager messages to top-level security sessions.
Researchers found that 81% of consumers still favor passwords for making payments online due to concerns about the security of new biometric options.
Everyone be cool, this is one heckuva robbery!
In a wide-ranging interview, Cisco security boss Gee Rittenhouse talks about how machine learning, AI, blockchain and other emerging technologies ...
CloudPassage's new technology, called Container Secure, involves a five-step process to ensure seamless security in container deployments from the ...
You can't so much as go to a coffee shop today without hearing the word 'blockchain.' Hearing about a useful blockchain is less common, but ...
Last year, 60 million companies changed owners worldwide. That turnover makes it incredibly difficult to avoid doing business with entities (e.g., ...
Keith Furst of Data Derivatives interviews Daniel Wagner, author of a new book, Virtual Terror: 21st Century Cyber Warfare. They discuss the ways ...
Sage Wagner, senior security pre-sales engineer with RiskSense, provides a demo of the company's latest technology 'RiskSense Solution,' a ...
Janus Technologies is launching a line of products that protect against the many threats to enterprises' sensitive data. David Schultz, vice ...
This new video will inspire companies to reimagine their business for success in a world where connectivity is more than a commodity.
An interview with Steve Grobman, CTO of McAfee