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SaaS risks come into focus

Sometimes, security risks are hiding in plain sight.

Written by By Mathias Thurman02 Aug. 16 21:00

Ransomware protection -- what you may be missing

Given the success of ransomware, we need to look deeper for solutions beyond those mentioned most frequently. Here are are few of these solutions.

Written by Robert C. Covington26 July 16 01:45

Google quietly brings forgetting to the U.S.

Seeing all your Google activity in one place can be eye-opening, and having the ability to delete any of it carries some far-reaching implications.

Written by Evan Schuman13 July 16 21:00

Why cyber hygiene isn't enough

Organizations need to practice regular cyber hygiene for healthy outcomes. But they must also take steps to mitigate cyber risk—the most serious threats to our security.

Written by Bryan Ware23 June 16 01:13

Let the budget games begin!

Even when top management is enlightened about the importance of good security practices, a security manager needs to go into the budget meeting prepared.

Written by By Mathias Thurman09 June 16 00:11

LinkedIn’s disturbing breach notice

What is hard to understand is why LinkedIn didn’t feel the need to force password changes until four years after the breach.

Written by Evan Schuman01 June 16 21:51

New IoT security certification aims to make the world safer

Underwriters Laboratories new Cybersecurity Assurance Program (CAP) looks to certify Internet of Things products. Columnist Rob Enderle writes that these CAP certification will improve IoT security and help CIOs sleep better at night.

Written by Rob Enderle21 May 16 01:12

Do you still use Launchpad on your Mac?

Launchpad is one of the forgotten features in macOS that doesn’t get much attention in the media. Do you still use it on your Mac?

Written by Jim Lynch18 May 16 21:00

The post-acquisition blues

The company calls in our manager to take a look around at a small software company it’s acquiring — after the deal has been signed.

Written by By Mathias Thurman28 April 16 23:32

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