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  • MEDJACK: Hackers hijacking medical devices to create backdoors in hospital networks

    After the Office of Personnel Management breach, medical data was labeled as the "<a href="">holy grail</a>" for cybercriminals intent on espionage. "Medical information can be worth 10 times as much as a credit card number," reported Reuters. And now to steal such information, hospital networks are getting pwned by malware-infected medical devices.

    Written by Darlene Storm09 June 15 02:31
  • Premier 100 IT Leader: Jay Ferro

    When Jay Ferro, 46, joined the <a href="">American Cancer Society</a> as CIO three years ago, he was given a herculean task -- to transform the nonprofit's 12 independent divisions and corporate headquarters into a single entity, beginning with IT.

    Written by Stacy Collett23 Feb. 15 22:43
  • CIOs join forces to battle cancer

    A coalition of healthcare IT chiefs in the United States are on a mission to put cancer out of business

    Written by Stephanie Overby30 May 14 10:30
  • ACS: NSW budget lacks ICT jobs incentives

    Australian Computer Society (ACS) has scolded the NSW government, criticising its recent budget for a lack of incentives to attract ICT investment in NSW as a means of creating jobs and improving the economic prosperity for the state.

    Written by CIO Staff24 June 09 08:34
  • ICT salaries continue to grow despite GFC: ACS

    Salaries of ICT professionals have slowed on average over the twelve months to May 2009 a new survey from the Australian Computer Society (ACS) finds.

    Written by CIO Staff18 June 09 12:39