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5 Data security tips every IT manager should know

The past few months have been full of news coverage around data breaches and the need for data awareness. From hospitals to universities to children’s toys, data attacks are coming full force, and IT pros …

3 Questions answered by the Verizon Data Breach Report

Verizon’s annual Data Breach Investigations Report has become a hallmark of the security industry’s progress, as well as its preparedness against attackers and breach incidents. This year’s theme is, “Security should be a driving force, …

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Great product teams play bingo, not basketball

I totally admit that I drive product folks crazy. I am a huge believer that it is the responsibility of every person in a company to help ensure complexity and gratuitous innovation don’t creep into …

How to keep customer data safe this Black Friday

Black Friday is just around the corner. While shoppers across the nation are beginning to think about scoring the best deals for this season’s hottest holiday gifts, retailers should focus on keeping their customers’ information …

451 Research: 4 Key considerations for CISOs

The chief information security officer (CISO) position is slowly but surely, becoming a key leadership role across industries. Currently, half of midsize organizations in the U.S. have a CISO who heads up their information security …

October news roundup: Scary security stories

Ghosts, ghouls and goblins weren’t the only things to be scared of this October. From cyberattacks to major data breaches that exposed the information of millions, data security (or the lack thereof) was an active …

How to combat ransomware: 3 steps to take today

Nobody likes to think about their company’s critical data being compromised and held for ransom. Unfortunately, this type of threat, dubbed ransomware, cannot be ignored. In the first quarter of 2016 alone, CNN projected that …