Security and Privacy
Security researchers warn of vulnerability in embedded Web servers that could expose millions of routers to hacking.
News Scan: Sony breach takes hacking to a whole new level; Name-calling could be a key to your CIO survival; More
The top news stories for Dec. 19, 2014.
When one thinks of enterprise security threats, terms like hackers, malware and large-scale data breaches all come to mind. But other, less obvious threats could be lurking in your organization too, writes Larry Ponemon in a recent post.
Sony attacks bode ill for what's in store in 2015; Obama administration in secret net neutrality deals?; More
The top news stories for Dec. 18, 2014.
Few industries have as much data as healthcare, and that data is expected to increase at a staggering rate of 48 percent a year--which means healthcare CIOs and their IT teams need to find good ways to organize and store that data, and fast.
In-store data mining and analyses are being refined everyday in increasingly sophisticated ways. One example: Hyperlayer launched its Retail Acceleration Engine (RAE) this week.
Was Sony partly responsible for its recent security breach that resulted in the capture of hoards of sensitive data?
Despite all its promoses of flexibility and obvious affordability, open source software remains still outside the plans of most organizations, according to the Ponemon Institute.
Cyber-defense efforts bolstered by new global 'A-Team'; EBay said to be preparing for 10% staff layoff; More
The top news stories for Dec. 16, 2014.
More than 100,000 WordPress websites are infected due to an outdated version of the highly popular Slider Revolution plugin and some site owners may have no idea it is there.