Cyberattacks Lurking in Every Data Store

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas, with Cyberattacks Lurking in Every Data Store

Based on the holiday song, “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas,” by Meredith Willson It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas Everywhere you go Take a look at emails ...
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Dark Patterns: Stealth Ways Companies Collect Personal Data

Security experts and security writers talk a lot about how sophisticated cybercriminals are at getting the information they want. But what we don’t talk enough about is how well legitimate companies are ...
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Data Security Spotlight: Protecting Electoral (and Everyday) Data

Intelligence is key to data security in an age where data breaches have gone mainstream Did you vote on Tuesday? Or, were you part of the ​​“nearly one in five Americans” who ...
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Overcoming the Shadow IT Catch-22

Overcoming the Shadow IT Catch-22

Trying to prevent shadow IT from sweeping through your organization is like trying to protect your sand castle from the waves when high tide rolls in—it can’t be done. Employees expect to ...
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The Internet of Things (IoT) and digitally stored PII: Avoidable or Inevitable? 

The Internet of Things (IoT) and Digitally Stored PII: Avoidable or Inevitable? 

The Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly showing up in all facets of daily life and collecting personally identifiable information (PII) in massive quantities. From smart home thermostats to one-click purchasing, IoT devices ...
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Explained: What is big data?

In our explained series, we talk about the impact of big data to our society. What is it, who uses it, and for what purposes? Categories: Security world Technology Tags: apopheniabig breachesbig ...
The EU's Looming GDPR Privacy Regulation Should Be Scaring You

The EU’s Looming GDPR Privacy Regulation Should Be Scaring You

If your company does business in any of the 28 member countries of the European Union, privacy is about to become a fierce preoccupation for the C-suite, thanks to the EU’s forthcoming ...