Category Archives: Security

Industry Expert Says Cyber-Security Is Not Fit For Purpose

Industry Expert Says Cyber-Security Is Not Fit For Purpose

Industry Expert Says Cyber-Security Is Not Fit For Purpose Several people have been claiming for a long time that anti-virus needs a major re-imagining, and after Mandiant released its annual M-Trends report on data breaches yesterday, that chorus of voices is only getting louder. Kowsik Guruswamy, CTO for Menlo Security, is responsible for one of…

Cloud Security: How Can GRC Help?

Cloud Security: How Can GRC Help?

Cloud Security An integrated GRC approach to cloud acceptance, adoption and scale includes the risk perspective from the beginning. Harnessing the power of cloud security with a GRC framework can promote and improve information security practices and drive better business performance. One of my favorite Dilbert cartoons shows Mordac, the “Preventer of Information Service,” saying,…

US Offers $3 Million For Russian Hacker

US Offers $3 Million For Russian Hacker

US Offers $3 Million For Russian Hacker The US State Department and FBI have announced a $3m reward for information leading to the arrest or conviction of Russian national Evgeniy Bogachev, the highest bounty US authorities have ever offered in a cyber case. The FBI also issued a “Wanted” poster for Bogachev, who is charged…

Mirantis Collaborates With Google on Kubernetes and OpenStack Integration

Mirantis Collaborates With Google on Kubernetes and OpenStack Integration

Unites OpenStack with Containers to Accelerate Developer Productivity MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – February 24, 2015 – Mirantis, the pure-play OpenStack company, today announced a new initiative that integrates Kubernetes with OpenStack, letting developers deploy containers on OpenStack in minutes. The integration gives developers immediate access to Kubernetes clusters with Docker containers without needing to set…

History’s Worst Data Breaches

History’s Worst Data Breaches

History’s Worst Data Breaches We’ve mentioned before that with all the recent massive hacks on Sony, Microsoft, Home Depot, etc. companies are focusing more and more on the necessity of improved security measures. This recent surge of beefed up security has left some of us in the tech world wondering about some of worst hacks…

Investing In Enterprise Mobility

Investing In Enterprise Mobility

Investing In Enterprise Mobility Guess how many people access business applications from within the corporate environment 100% of the time? In effect, that means once these guys are out of office, they are truly out of office. Professional life over, personal life begins. The percentage of folks that follow such a blissful model of work-life…

Property Crime Down — If You Don’t Count Cyber Crime, Identity Theft

Property Crime Down — If You Don’t Count Cyber Crime, Identity Theft

If You Don’t Count Cyber Crime, Identity Theft WEST HAVEN, CONN. – The U.S. crime rate continues to fall, according to the latest FBI’s release based on Uniform Crime Reporting from police departments, but researchers say those numbers, which have been on a downward slide since the 1990s, don’t tell the whole story. That’s because…

FBI, Google And Constitutional Issues Surrounding Privacy

FBI, Google And Constitutional Issues Surrounding Privacy

FBI, Google And Constitutional Issues US search engine giant Google has warned against increasing the government’s powers for infiltrating computer systems around the world, saying it would open a number of “monumental” constitutional issues. Google released a tough-sounding statement against the Department Justice (DoJ) proposal to make it easier for the courts to issue search…

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