Mon.Sep 26, 2022

GUEST ESSAY: The case for an identity-first approach ‘Zero Trust’ privileged access management

The Last Watchdog

Today’s enterprises are facing more complexities and challenges than ever before. Related: Replacing VPNs with ZTNA. Thanks to the emergence of today’s hybrid and multi-cloud environments and factors like remote work, ransomware attacks continue to permeate each industry.

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The Best VPNs to Protect Yourself Online

WIRED Threat Level

It won’t solve all of your privacy problems, but a virtual private network can make you a less tempting target for hackers. Gear Gear / Buying Guides Gear / How To and Advice Security Security / Security Advice


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Leaking Passwords through the Spellchecker

Schneier on Security

Sometimes browser spellcheckers leak passwords : When using major web browsers like Chrome and Edge, your form data is transmitted to Google and Microsoft, respectively, should enhanced spellcheck features be enabled.

Metador, a never-before-seen APT targeted ISPs and telco for about 2 years

Security Affairs

A previously undetected hacking group, tracked as Metador, has been targeting telecommunications, internet services providers (ISPs), and universities for about two years.

6 Steps to More Streamlined Data Modeling

Are you a developer, database architect, or database administrator that's new to Cassandra, but been tasked with developing a plan for implementing the technology anyway? Worry no more. Discover a streamlined methodical approach to Apache Cassandra® data modeling.

Should Hacking Have a Code of Conduct?

Dark Reading

For white hats who play by the rules, here are several ethical tenets to consider


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Build and Sustain Your Records Program with a Records Management Playbook

ARMA International

What if your organization’s entire records team won the lottery today and quit? What would happen to your records program? How long would it take your organization to rebuild the team from scratch? If you had a records management playbook in place, your newly hired team could hit the ground running!

Exmatter exfiltration tool used to implement new extortion tactics

Security Affairs

Ransomware operators switch to new extortion tactics by using the Exmatter malware and adding new data corruption functionality. The data extortion landscape is constantly evolving and threat actors are devising new extortion techniques, this is the case of threat actors using the Exmatter malware.

You Need Aggressive Cyber Training, Not "So, So" Training


According to nearly every study conducted over the last decade, social engineering is involved in the vast majority of cyber attacks. The figures range from about 30% to 90% of all hacking and malware attacks.

This Vote Could Change the Course of Internet History

WIRED Threat Level

UN countries are preparing to pick a new head of the International Telecommunications Union. Who wins could shape the open web's future. Security Security / National Security Security / Privacy

Intent Signal Data 101

Intent signal data helps B2B marketers engage with buyers sooner in the sales cycle. But there are many confusing terms used to describe intent data. Read this infographic to better understand three common areas of confusion.

Sentence in a Catphishing Case


A convict serving twenty-five years in South Carolina for voluntary manslaughter and attempted armed robbery, Darnell Kahn, has now also been convicted in a US court on Federal sextortion charges. Social Engineering Phishing Spear Phishing

Cyber Threat Alliance Extends Membership to 6+ Leading Cybersecurity Companies

Dark Reading

CTA now has 36 members headquartered in 11 countries who follow cyber activities across the world, showing cybersecurity industry members realize the value in collaboration

Recent Optus Data Breach Teaches the Importance of Recognizing Social Engineering


Optus, one of Australia's largest telecommunications companies, recently suffered a data breach that affected over 9.8 million customers. Social Engineering Data Breach

TikTok could face £27m fine for failing to protect children’s privacy

The Guardian Data Protection

Investigation finds video-sharing app may have breached UK data protection law between 2018 and 2020 TikTok is facing the prospect of a £27m fine for failing to protect the privacy of children, the UK’s data watchdog has said.

10 Rules to More Streamlined Data Modeling

Apache Kafka is a powerful piece of software that can solve a lot of problems. Like most libraries and frameworks, you get out of it what you put into it. Learn 10 rules that will help you perfect your Kafka system to get ahead.

We're Thinking About SaaS the Wrong Way

Dark Reading

Many enterprise applications are built outside of IT, but we still treat the platforms they're built with as point solutions

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What CEOs really need from today’s CIOs via

IG Guru

In the data economy, corporations need CIOs who can get out of delivery and into redesigning their businesses for the future. Business IG News CEO CIO Data Economy Information Economics


How Quantum Physics Leads to Decrypting Common Algorithms

Dark Reading

YouTuber minutephysics explains how Shor's algorithm builds on existing formulae like Euclid's algorithm and Fourier transforms to leverage quantum superpositioning and break encryption

Tracking engineering documents in capital projects

OpenText Information Management

In my last blog in this series on Engineering Document Management for capital projects I discussed the importance of a project workspace in achieving project success.

Powering Personalization Through Customer Data

Finding the right CDP can help unlock the value of your customer data. This eBook offers guidance on choosing, deploying, and utilizing a CDP, along with a case study on how one bank put data into action to forge stronger connections with customers.

Creating a holistic 360-degree “citizen” view with data and AI

IBM Big Data Hub

Achieving health equity is perhaps the greatest challenge facing US public health officials today. In a 2021 report released by the Commonwealth Fund, the nation ranked last among high-income countries in access to healthcare and equity, despite spending a far greater share of its GDP on healthcare.

 Transitioning to a sustainable energy future

OpenText Information Management

Around the world, energy costs are spiking to record-high prices and aren’t expected to subside anytime soon. In fact, according to the World Bank, the price of energy commodities is expected to be 46 percent higher on average in 2023.

Is your conversational AI setting the right tone?

IBM Big Data Hub

Conversational AI is too artificial. Nothing is more frustrating than calling a customer support line to be greeted by a monotone, robotic, automated voice. The voice on the other end of the phone is taking painfully long to read you the menu options.

CARU Finds SpongeBob App in Violation of COPPA and CARU’s Guidelines

Hunton Privacy

Modernizing Workloads with the Cloud: How to Improve Performance & Reduce Costs

In this eBook, you’ll learn how to migrate workloads to Azure and optimize performance for your serverless and containerized applications in Azure.

Samsung Fails Consumers in Preventable Back-to-Back Data Breaches, According to Federal Lawsuit

Dark Reading

Company unnecessarily collected consumers' personal data and failed to safeguard it, suit alleges, leading to two back-to-back data breaches

NHTSA Publishes Final Cybersecurity Best Practices

Hunton Privacy

On September 9, 2022, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced its publication of final Cybersecurity Best Practices for the Safety of Modern Vehicles (the “2022 Best Practices”).

Jamf Cloud

Jamf on EdTech

One of the greatest company needs is data security. An organization needs to ensure that its virtual machines are as secure as its physical machines. But for a long time, managing and securing virtualized Macs has been a very difficult and manual process

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e-Records 2022: Registration Now Open!

The Texas Record

Registration for the 2022 e-Records Conference is now open to state agencies and local governments. Be sure to visit the conference webpage for more details about our exciting lineup of speakers and exhibitors. Get a full day of training and networking for the early bird rate of $85 if you sign up by October 28. Visit the conference website to register now. After October 28, the regular registration fee of $100 applies. Registration closes when the event reaches capacity.

The 5 Stages of Account-Based Marketing — and How to Win Them All

Successfully complete the five stages of ABM: define, identify, engage, convert, and connect. We’ll show you how to create a unified system with your sales team to help them land more qualified opportunities and connect with prospects like never before.

Top BizTalk Server Monitoring Tools


With emerging and powerful technologies like Azure Serverless Integration Services, the number of Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) who invest in developing enterprise-ready BizTalk monitoring tool is limited. Still, thousands of.

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Top BizTalk Server Monitoring Products


With emerging and powerful technologies like Azure Serverless Integration Services, the number of Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) who invest in developing enterprise-ready BizTalk monitoring tool is limited. Still, thousands of.

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Common Web Design Mistakes to Avoid


There are certain essential adjustments you can make to get a better outcome if you’re new to website design or are having trouble making your websites seem amazing while still. The post Common Web Design Mistakes to Avoid first appeared on Cllax - Top of IT. Articles

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