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Monitoring&Analysis, Security

When big data gets personal…and cloudy

November 9, 2017

Via: CSO

According to IBM, we create 2.5 quintillion bytes of data per day. That is a lot of really big data. And big data is getting bigger. It is becoming even more ubiquitous as our Personally Identifiable Information (PII) not only forms […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Unlimited DDoS protection the new norm after Cloudflare announcement

November 8, 2017

Via: CSO

Late last month, global distributed denial of service (DDoS) protection provider Cloudflare announced that it would no longer charge customers extra when they were under attack. The company claims to have nearly 10 million customers and a presence in 117 […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

DDoS protection, mitigation and defense: 7 essential tips

November 8, 2017

Via: CSO

DDoS attacks are bigger and more ferocious than ever and can strike anyone at any time. With that in mind we’ve assembled some essential advice for protecting against DDoS attacks.1. Have your ddos mitigation plan ready Organizations must try to anticipate […]


Monitoring, Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Future cyber security threats and challenges: Are you ready for what’s coming?

November 7, 2017

Via: CSO

The world is changing, and with it so is the internet. Or perhaps it’s the other way around. The internet continues to create new business and social opportunities that massively scale and widely interconnect. The increasing depth and volume of […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Volunteer your services, not your personal information

November 7, 2017

Via: CSO

After seeing the devastation from hurricanes Harvey and Irma, many people wanted to help the victims. Some donated money, while others donated their time and traveled to neighborhoods and helped homeowners clean up. Having helped during super-storm Sandy, I know […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Achieving long-term resilience with NIST’s Cybersecurity Framework

November 7, 2017

Via: CSO

The laudable aim of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is to build a common language through a set of best practices and security principles that any organization can apply to combat cybercrime. We’ve looked at what NIST’s […]


Security

Phish? Everyone’s on the hook.

November 6, 2017

Via: Cisco Blog

There’s no doubt that general awareness for cybersecurity has been on the rise in recent years. The importance of using strong passwords, for example, is now common knowledge. But one very popular and effective threat continues to fly largely under […]


Security

Your Digital Cybersecurity Newsfeed

September 13, 2017

Via: Cisco Blog

Do you visit multiple websites regularly throughout the day to stay up-to-date on the latest cybersecurity news? You aren’t alone. We asked customers like you what frustrates them and, it turns out, that they overwhelmingly agree that this is an […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Software and the acceleration of payment security

September 13, 2017

Via: CSO

As business leaders, we’re taught to expect technology to expand capabilities while reducing cost over time as provided by the oft-quoted Moore’s Law. And it is broadly accepted that technology will continue to accelerate. However, with recent technical advancements – […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Why Apple iOS is more secure than Google Android

September 11, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

When considering Apple iOS, which runs the iPhone, or Google Android, there is more than just a different operating system to consider. Apple iOS is much more secure compared with Google Android. These different operating systems account for the vast […]