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30 Nov, 2017

How Does A CIO Implement A Successful Approach To Information Security?

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Information security is a necessary component of any CIO’s strategy. This approach can also be referred to as “infosec” which basically refers to any strategy that is put in motion to protect, detect and documenter threats to all enterprises’ information, digital, or non-digital. This information is a priority to protect,...

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20 Nov, 2017

Federal CIOs Are Struggling With Software Licensing According To FITARA

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If you are a security professional, chances are you know what the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) scorecard is. This scorecard is used for federal CIOs but should be used as a guideline for corporate CIOs. On November 14, a new scorecard was released in order to grade...

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20 Nov, 2017

Frost & Sullivan Reveal Endpoint Security Priorities Of Industry Leaders

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If it is one thing that is for sure, it is that IT security leaders must always be prepared to protect their company from the possibility of hackers targeting their servers, endpoints, and PCs. Because of this, it is important to have a strong endpoint security plan, as well...

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31 Oct, 2017

The Role Of The Public Sector CIO vs. The Private Sector CIO

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The role of the CIO is complex and important for the infrastructure of an enterprise looking to combat and address cybersecurity issues. It can be broken down based on different priorities and can be placed into two different job titles: private CIOs and public sector CIOs. The role of...

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Does Your Business Need A Social Media Security Plan?

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Many of us use social media on a daily basis. We use it to communicate our thoughts, ideas, business strategies and even what we do during our leisure time. Social media has provided users an opportunity to connect with a spectrum of individuals from all walks of life, careers, and...

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Does Your Cybersecurity Plan Need A Backup Plan To Survive?

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If you are a business professional, you know that data plays a huge role in so many of your job functions. No matter what industry you are in, data is important. “Every business enterprise using information technology and benefiting from the networking power of the internet, regardless of industry...

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20 Sep, 2017

Could E-Waste Cause Cyber Security Concerns?

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Do you remember what your computer looked like in 2001? If your answer is yes, could you access it right now? The answer is probably no because that computer ended up being e-waste in a landfill, with hundreds of other old electronics. When it comes to enterprises, those discarded...

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What Is The Biggest Cybersecurity Threat To The Finance Industry?

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In a report done by IBM last year, financial services were said to be the number one targeted industry for cyber threats, since they store sensitive data and manage money. Because of this, financial institutions have amped up security and have looked into the root cause of data breaches....

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19 May, 2017

News Round-up: Wal-Mart vs. Amazon, Healthcare Victim of Cyber attack, New Presidential Order and more

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This week’s news round-up looks at the ongoing battle between Wal-Mart vs. Amazon, UK hospitals falling victim to cyber attack, the subsequent new Presidential Order and more. There’s been a lot happening this week, especially in Retail so that’s where we’re going to start. RETAIL Wal-Mart vs. Amazon The...

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The WannaCry Ransomware, a Wake-Up Call for Marketers

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Late last week, the WannaCry ransomware, computer malware, spread across 150 countries with hundreds of thousands of computers being affected. The ransomware took over users’ files demanding $300 (£230) to restore access. Computer giant Microsoft said the attack should serve as a wake-up call for businesses all over the world....

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