RANSOMWARE TRACKING MAPS

Recent problems experienced with Ransomware are evident from infections, which have occurred in 99 countries including China and Russia. The organization that was worst hit by the attack was the National Health Service in England. It was reported that there was a WannaCry programme that demanded...

The Path Of Cloud Computing Is Paved With Collaboration

By Kayla Matthews | October 17, 2017

Cloud Computing Collaboration Cloud computing ushers in a new age of collaboration, one that allows an organization to excel at sharing data and strategies seamlessly and securely. Cloud-based collaboration has grown businesses at various levels, from employees collaborating within a single…

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Why Certification Matters for Cloud Service Providers

By Steve Prentice | October 16, 2017

Certification for Cloud Service Providers As of 2017, the concept of “cloud” has become more of a norm for companies and organizations worldwide. Most now use cloud service providers (CSPs) for some part of their business, and cloud has grown…

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WordPress Security 101 – Securing Your WordPress Installation

By CloudTweaks | October 14, 2017

WordPress Security 101 Roughly 37,000 websites are breached daily. Considering WordPress powers at least 53% of all websites, you can bet a lot of bloggers have to deal with a website hijacking situation. So, don’t leave anything to chance – your blog is…

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Protect Your Small Business from Future Threats

By Matthew Cleaver | October 11, 2017

Protect Your Small Business The well-known ransomware called Wannacry hit hundreds of computers in May 2017. As a business leader, it is important to understand what happened, to ensure that proper security measures are being taken to protect my business…

Future of Identity Protection

AI and the Future of Identity Protection

By Daniel Matthews | October 6, 2017

Future of Identity Protection There’s a lot of alarm over who stands to lose their job to automation and artificial intelligence. From fast food workers to toll booth operators, no doubt there’ll be some losses in the coming decades. But…

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Identifying Threats and Trusting a Third Party with Your Data

By Matthew Cleaver | October 5, 2017

Third Party Data With data security breaches and identity thefts increasing every year, it is important for businesses to consider the impact this might have on their customers and reputation.  Luckily, there are a lot of options that make protecting…

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Dispelling the Myths of Cloud Solutions for the Small Business

By Matthew Cleaver | October 3, 2017

Dispelling the Myths of Cloud Solutions As a business leader, migrating to the cloud can be overwhelming due to the large number of cloud solutions available, and the services they offer. Finding the right fit is important, and we understand…

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Cloud Services Providers - Learning To Keep The Lights On

Cloud Services Providers – Learning To Keep The Lights On

The True Meaning of Availability What is real availability? In our line of work, cloud service providers approach availability from ...
What You Need To Know About Choosing A Cloud Service Provider

What You Need To Know About Choosing A Cloud Service Provider

Selecting The Right Cloud Services Provider How to find the right partner for cloud adoption on an enterprise scale The ...
Safeguarding Data Before Disaster Strikes

Safeguarding Data Before Disaster Strikes

Safeguarding Data  Online data backup is one of the best methods for businesses of all sizes to replicate their data ...
Do Not Rely On Passwords To Protect Your Online Information

Do Not Rely On Passwords To Protect Your Online Information

Password Challenges  Simple passwords are no longer safe to use online. John Barco, vice president of Global Product Marketing at ForgeRock, ...
Turn to the Cloud as Part of Your Data Breach Strategy

Turn to the Cloud as Part of Your Data Breach Strategy

Data Breach Strategy The latest Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report is out, and the verdict is in: data breaches are ...

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The Skill & Training Mandates of Big Data

The Skill & Training Mandates of Big Data

Big Data Mandates For some years a dearth of data scientists and analysts has caused concern, with McKinsey expecting a ...
AT&T Pinpoints 4 Key Elements To Achieving Security With The Internet of Things

AT&T Pinpoints 4 Key Elements To Achieving Security With The Internet of Things

Internet of Things Security The Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly becoming a part of many of our business processes, ...
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Help Your Business Improve Security By Choosing The Right Cloud Provider

Choosing The Right Cloud Provider Security issues have always been a key aspect of business planning; failure to properly protect ...

INFOSEC & CYBERSECURITY NEWS

Google launches advanced Gmail security features for high-risk users

(Reuters) – Alphabet’s Google Inc said on Tuesday that it would roll out an advanced protection program in order to provide stronger security for some users such as government officials and journalists who are at a higher risk of being…

Logicalis US: Cybercriminals Are Targeting Higher Education

CISOs Can Strengthen Their IT Security Plans NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Each time a major retailer, credit bureau or healthcare provider experiences a significant data breach, even the experts in cybersecurity circles wonder, “What could be worse than that?”  According…

National Cyber Security Alliance Launches Program to Build a Strong Culture of Cybersecurity at Work

Cybersecurity at Work WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — In today’s rapidly evolving technological landscape, it’s critical for businesses and other organizations to be prepared for – and know how to respond to – cybersecurity incidents. Many organizations, however, have a lot of…

Data-center provider Switch surges in debut

(Reuters) – Shares of Switch Inc, which provides data center services to Amazon, eBay and JP Morgan among others, rose 34 percent in their market debut on Friday, giving the company a market capitalization of $5.63 billion. Switch’s IPO was…

Telenor and Cisco introduce “WorkingGroupTwo”

Telenor and Cisco introduce “WorkingGroupTwo” SAN JOSE, CA and FORNEBU, NORWAY–(Marketwired – Oct 5, 2017) – Telenor and Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced their support to launch “WorkingGroupTwo” (WG2), a new business entity that will offer mobile operators a cloud solutions platform designed to radically increase product…