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Identity governance and admin: beyond basic access management

IGA solutions go beyond traditional identity management by allowing deep insight into access, providing data owners, auditors, and security teams with valuable information needed for timely management decisions and response.

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How cyber security pros transition to board level decision makers

There is no manual on how to get noticed by key executives. Here are some tips for getting on a board of directors as the cybersecurity expert.

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Hackers prey on human resources using ransomware

By nature of the data they handle, human resources are a prime target for hackers

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Are InfoSec vendors ‘sowing confusion’ and selling ‘useless’ products?

Security vendors are doing just swell but how much do they do - outside of selling products - to help the world become a safer place? CSO Online investigates.

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Who needs a bug bounty when you got this?

Questions and considerations on the recent shorting of a stock before disclosing the vulnerability

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Voice technologies make waves in security

Advancements in voice technology could help law enforcement identify social engineers and other frauds and hoaxers

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Skills for a new age – the need for data fluency in the info economy

Trevor Hughes, president & CEO of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), explores the current state of education and whether professionals are being equipped with the knowledge needed to fulfill skills in...

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NASA CIO allows HPE contract's authority to operate to expire

In the wake of continued security problems, NASA's CIO is sending a no-confidence signal to Hewlett Packard Enterprise, which received a $2.5 billion contract in 2011 to address problems with the agency's outdated and insecure...

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How to get a job as a security engineer

Cyber security engineers are in hot demand, here are some handy tips on how to pursue a lucrative career in network and cyber security

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Experts challenge Skyhigh's patent for cloud-based encryption gateway

Skyhigh Networks, Inc., announced today that it has received a patent for using a hosted gateway to encrypt and decrypt data moving between users and cloud services such as Office 365, but some experts say that the technology is...

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10 tips for retaining top IT talent

When it comes to employee retention, tech companies have some of the highest turnover rates of any industry. Retaining top IT talent is a struggle for many businesses, but there are several things you can do to increase the likelihood...

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What you need to do to stop data from leaving with exiting employees

In some instances it is inadvertent that an employee takes files with them when they leave a job. But in most cases, it is done to get an advantage at their next job. Here is what you should do before they leave the premises.

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As Zika looms, a question arises: Who gets to telecommute?

The Zika virus outbreak in Florida -- and rising concerns it will spread north -- are worrying workers and forcing companies to adjust.


How do you measure success when it comes to stopping Phishing attacks?

What's considered a win when it comes to Phishing? This question was posed to IT workers and non-executive types earlier this month, and everyone had a different opinion on the topic. The general feeling among defenders was that a...

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The best places to live for cybersecurity jobs that pay

Cloud computing, big data, and the Internet of Things are causing big changes for the industry resulting in an explosion of opportunity for those who are just starting out

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Cybercrime damages expected to cost the world $6 trillion by 2021

While there are numerous contributors to the rise in cybercrime -- which is expected to cost the world more than $6 trillion by 2021, up from $3 trillion in 2015 -- the most obvious predictor is a massive expansion of the global...


Seed to Sale: Inside a High Tech Pot Farm

We tour a cannabis dispensary in Oakland, California that grows and sells weed for medicinal purposes.

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How to get your network and security teams working together

Your network and security teams may have different goals and objectives, but as networks grow more complex, it’s time to get these two teams on the same page to help avoid miscommunication around security threats.

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