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The vision is chilling. It’s another busy day. An employee arrives and logs on to the network only to be confronted by a locked screen displaying a simple message: “Your files have been captured and encrypted. To release them, you must pay...”

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By CloudTweaks | July 26, 2017

Multicloud Strategies To avoid the dreaded cloud lock-in, many organizations are now managing multiple clouds to service their business needs. In fact, IDC recently found that 84% of IT executives surveyed expect to use multiple clouds from multiple cloud providers. It’s a complex application…

Domo Releases Annual “Data Never Sleeps” Infographic

By CloudTweaks | July 25, 2017

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By Kiril Kirilov | July 25, 2017

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International Data Privacy Laws: Consistently Inconsistent

By Daren Glenister | July 24, 2017

International Data Privacy Laws Many multinational enterprises are faced with a plethora of restrictions and regulations both in their home countries and in the countries where they conduct business. While some of these laws are similar, many are not, which…

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By CloudTweaks | July 24, 2017

(Reuters) – The Roomba robotic vacuum has been whizzing across floors for years, but its future may lie more in collecting data than dirt. That data is of the spatial variety: the dimensions of a room as well as distances…

Have You Heard of AI Washing? Meet the Latest Case: An AI Washing Machine!

By John Pientka | July 20, 2017

Have You Heard of AI Washing? AI (Artificial Intelligence) Washing is the current attempt to imbue the latest, coolest buzz term into old school products and services. So, buyers beware – we’ll probably need to endure this for a couple…

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LAS VEGAS, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The globe's leading security firms exhibiting at Black Hat USA2017 have a long way to go towards the adoption of DMARC – email authentication – which can greatly reduce phishing attacks and the ability for hackers to hijack domains for ransomware attack. The clear majority of exhibitors selling their cybersecurity products and expertise at Black Hat ...
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Cyber Research Finds That 1 in 3 Pirate Websites Expose Consumers to Malware That Can Lead to Loss of Privacy, Ransomware and Financial Loss WASHINGTON, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fifteen state attorneys general are warning that pirate websites often expose consumers to malware that can give hackers access to their personal information, their bank account – and even their bedroom. It ...
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Agreement with Accenture and Salesforce includes single system for distributor management using Accenture NewsPage NEW YORK; July 25, 2017 – Unilever, a global consumer goods company, has signed a deal with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to implement Accenture Cloud Trade Promotion Management(TPM) and Accenture Cloud Retail Execution (RE) to create a single system for trade and marketing operations. Built on the Salesforce platform, the ...
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