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12 dark secrets of encryption

With data security a key concern across all systems, encryption is increasingly becoming the go-to solution. But encryption may be less of a sure thing than you think.

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Protecting the digital economy

Our tech-addicted society has become much more vulnerable to cyberattacks, requiring CEOs to put security at the forefront of their agenda.

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Peace or ‘Star Wars’ – US vs. China

China’s technological and scientific “at all costs” expansion threatens global economic and political stability, especially to the United States and its allies. The Chinese threat is just as real as any impending danger from Iran,...

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States should not rush to pass laws affecting auto dealer and auto consumer data

Due to cybersecurity and other impending regulations, patience is key.

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Is a shortage of C-suite support getting in the way of corporate cyber-resilience?

77% of enterprises lack a cyber-security incident response plan, and only half of executives comprehend that cyber-resilience affects their brand and reputation.

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What is an IT auditor? A vital role for risk assessment

An IT auditor is responsible for analyzing and assessing an organization’s technological infrastructure to find problems with efficiency, risk management and compliance.

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We can’t hide from digital sleuths anymore

But privacy law can protect us from harm.

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3 ways Mastercard uses AI to fight fraud

Mastercard leans on cutting-edge AI tools to combat cybersecurity threats at a time when the world is moving toward digital payments facilitated by contextual commerce.

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5 ways to beef up your cyber defenses for 2019

Just because it looks like you might survive 2018 without a major cybersecurity breach, doesn't mean your company's all set for an air-tight 2019. Here's how to make sure you're prepared.

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Escaping the line of fire: 2018 U.S. State of Cybercrime

One in four of organizations report greater monetary losses.

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The hottest skills for tech contractors

Contractor hiring is on the rise. Discover the hottest skills for tech contractors and why employers are sourcing these skills from the independent workforce.

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Wanted: Artificial and human intelligence to secure corporate data

Companies need both AI-driven automation and trained personnel to combat shape-shifting cyberthreats.

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Data sharing: a problematic idea in search of a problem to solve

Proposals to require companies to share their data are riddled with flaws and solve no pressing marketplace defects.

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When big data and cybersecurity collide

Protecting your company’s data starts with understanding it first.

Research report: IT security's looming tipping point

Even as security draws board-level attention, many IT professionals give their organizations’ infosec practices low marks. This special report from CIO, CSO and Computerworld reveals how to tip the balance in the right direction.

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