Category Archives: Security

Cloud-Based Fraud – How Serious Is The Problem?

Cloud-Based Fraud – How Serious Is The Problem?

Cloud-Based Fraud – How Serious Is The Problem? Cloud services have brought untold benefits to both personal users and businesses around the world, but with its success has come a darker side – as the cloud unquestionably helps criminals commit fraud and other illegal activities. Why does it Happen? The cloud’s key benefits, such as…

Cloud Infographic: Small Business Data Backup

Cloud Infographic: Small Business Data Backup

Cloud Infographic: Small Business Data Backup If your company isn’t utilizing cloud computing technology, you risk falling behind in the marketplace. The cloud makes it easier to manage, share and store content and data, and the figures show that your competition has most likely already moved to the cloud or is about to make the…

New Release from Ubuntu, Google Cloud Expands In Asia Pacific

New Release from Ubuntu, Google Cloud Expands In Asia Pacific

New Release from Ubuntu, Google Cloud Expands in Asia Pacific Ubuntu 14.04 LTS To Be Released April 17th On April 15th, Canonical, the United Kingdom-based company behind open source Linux operating system Ubuntu, announced that cloud platform Ubuntu 14.04 LTS will be released on Thursday, April 17th. Canonical and Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth had this to…

Security Dangers Of Cloud Computing

Security Dangers Of Cloud Computing

Security Dangers Of Cloud Computing As we’ve seen on this website, cloud computing has an untold number of virtues. From improved portability to increased green credentials of the IT sector and from revolutionising industries to helping the disabled, it is undeniable that the cloud has radically altered our daily lives. Nonetheless, to assume that cloud…

Cloud Infographic: Big Data Investments

Cloud Infographic: Big Data Investments

Cloud Infographic: Big Data Investments We have covered the evolution of Big Data several times over the years and have more recently discussed new areas of interest such as big data in films, advertising and even sports. With the growing interest in this area there is certain to be considerable interest and investments being made. Included…

Did The NSA Know About Heartbleed?

Did The NSA Know About Heartbleed?

Did The NSA Know About Heartbleed? As the world comes to terms with the full seriousness of the Heartbleed bug, questions are starting to be asked about the role that the National Security Agency (NSA) may have played in the security flaw. On the morning of Friday 11th April rumours started to circulate on social media…