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Data Breach Today

18 Best 2018 B2B Lead Generation Strategies For Marketers. Have you yet planned your best 2018 B2B lead generation strategies? Well if you have not until now then you should probably know that when it comes to B2B lead Generation, 2018 is going to become the lifeblood of modern sales process.

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Dispelling 3 most common myths about AI and big data

Information Management Resources

The intelligence in AI comes from the humans who train it! All initiatives need smart human assistance to function successfully. Artificial intelligence Machine learning Data management

The case for delaying the date the GDPR applies for a couple more years

Data Protector

A huge percentage of the organisations I’ve recently come into contact with have little chance of becoming “GDPR compliant” by May 2018.

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Cybersecurity or Information Governance Failure???

Getting Information Done

This past weekend the world was overwhelmed by the cyberattack that spread around the globe hitting businesses, hospitals, and government agencies in over 150 countries.

‘Mailsploit’ Lets Hackers Forge Perfect Email Spoofs

WIRED Threat Level

The attack uncovers bugs in how more than a dozen programs implement email's creaky protocol. Security

Records Disrupted: Blockchain as a Transformative Force

Weissman's World

Authors: Alan Pelz-Sharpe (Deep Analysis) & Steve Weissman (Holly Group) If records and content management issues such as security, privacy, and compliance seem everlasting, that’s because they are!

More Trending

The future of API banking dominates SIBOS

OpenText Information Management

Something that barely raised any interest only two years ago was the focus of many of the discussions at this year’s SIBOS. The use of APIs in banking has rapidly gone from a peripheral issue to central to the thinking for many banks.

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Why making a call-centre worker say “poopsy-poo” will strengthen your security

Privacy Surgeon

By Simon Davies. I spent nearly twenty years as a university lecturer unsuccessfully trying to figure a way to make authentication a fun and popular topic, and only now have I cracked the problem.

4 cyber security predictions for 2018

IT Governance

From Yahoo to Equifax, this year’s headlines have been dominated by high-profile digital disasters. With the cyber threat landscape only set to grow in 2018, we spoke to a number of industry experts for an insight into the challenges and innovations IT professionals can expect to face in 2018.

Tracking People Without GPS

Schneier on Security

Interesting research : The trick in accurately tracking a person with this method is finding out what kind of activity they're performing. Whether they're walking, driving a car, or riding in a train or airplane, it's pretty easy to figure out when you know what you're looking for.

Uber Concealed Breach of 57 Million Accounts For A Year

Data Breach Today

Firm Paid Hackers $100,000, But Was It Bug Bounty Reward or Extortion Payoff? Uber paid hackers $100,000 to keep quiet about a 2016 breach that exposed 57 million accounts belonging to customers and drivers, Bloomberg reports.

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Predictions 2018: 5 trends driving the IoT and IIoT

Information Management Resources

Adoption of the Internet of things and the Industrial Internet of Things show no signs of slowing down. If anything, adoption and implementations will only increase. Internet of things Data management Data and information management

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What (currently ignored) privacy area might result in early enforcement action when the GDPR is in force?

Data Protector

We have 480 days to go before the General Data Protection Regulation is “in force”. And then what? That's the question I’m being increasingly asked these days.

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Why Cybersecurity Pros Should Care About Governance

Getting Information Done

Cybersecurity is a strategic priority for most organizations. With recent high-profile breach incidents, including Home Depot, Target, and Sony, many companies are asking themselves, “Will I be next?” The answer is “yes,” based on the number of widespread and increasingly advanced attacks.

Hackers Can Rickroll Thousands of Sonos and Bose Speakers Over the Internet

WIRED Threat Level

Researchers found that network configuration errors have left thousands of high-end speakers open to epic audio pranking. Security

Bitcoin ? Blockchain

Weissman's World

Seems like not an hour goes by that I don’t see a headline about the soaring value of bitcoin – followed near-immediately by another that warns of the imminent bursting of the bitcoin bubble. Since I’m not a bitcoin owner, my interest in these goings-on is more academic than practical.

How to lose your password

Thales Data Security

The tsunami of passwords that exist across every aspect of our digital life means that there’s a thriving underground industry of cyber-criminals trying to get at them.

Forensic research awards highlight the difficulty of digital privacy

OpenText Information Management

At OpenText, we talk often about digital transformation. Technology makes businesses more competitive, opens access to information and provides new opportunities for everyone. Unfortunately, it also creates new vehicles for hackers, scammers and criminals.

Infosec Education: What are the “right” credentials?

ShackF00

Well, the infosec community has done it again. We’ve gotten good and riled about something, with (maybe) good reason.

All companies need to be more transparent – it’s in everyone’s interest

Privacy Surgeon

By Simon Davies. I predict it’s only a matter of time before corporations feel the heat of public expectation to release more data about their operations.

This Is What Happens When Context Is Lost.

John Battelle's Searchblog

The post This Is What Happens When Context Is Lost. appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. Cross posted from NewCo Shift ). Facebook and Google’s advertising infrastructure is one of humanity’s most marvelous creations.

Millions of Computers Affected By Intel Firmware Flaws

Data Breach Today

Numerous Manufacturers Must Prep and Distribute Customized Patches Security experts are readying for more details from chipmaker Intel about two classes of vulnerabilities in its chips that could put organizations' most trusted data at risk.

Understanding the role of Information Rights Management

Information Management Resources

IRM focuses on restricting access and improving security for documents, spreadsheets, PDFs and other important files intended to preserve or share information. Enterprise information management Data security Cyber security

When does the General Data Protection Regulation not require firms to appoint a Data Protection Officer?

Data Protector

I’m increasingly asked whether particular firms actually need to appoint a Data Protection Officer in order to comply with the requirements of the GDPR.

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Coming Soon: My Next White Paper

Getting Information Done

Amazon Key Flaw Could Let Rogue Deliverymen Disable Your Camera

WIRED Threat Level

After hackers exposed a way to freeze the delivery service's security cameras, Amazon will push out a fix later this week. Security

View From AIIM17: New Blood or Fresh Meat?

Weissman's World

Like so many others, I have lots of nice things to say about last week’s AIIM17 conference in Orlando, FL. Energy levels were high, sessions were engaging, exhibitors seemed happy, and a good time was had by all.

NIST Cybersecurity Framework: IoT and PKI Security

Thales Data Security

In order to talk about any specialized field of knowledge, you need a common language with agreed upon terms, definitions and some level of accepted industry standards. Cybersecurity is no different. But as the industry has evolved, this critical foundational concept has somehow taken a backseat.

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Spreading OpenText cheer: Germany

OpenText Information Management

The holidays are fast approaching and our colleagues are starting to get festive in their offices around the world! In this post, OpenText employee, Nadja Trützschler, shares her favourite customs and traditions that take place in Oldenburg during the holidays.

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5 Ways PDF Solutions Transform Digital Strategy

AIIM

What if every file—from documents to multimedia—was digital and used the same file format: “File.everything”— wouldn’t that be nice? But for most workers, the present information environment couldn’t be more different.

Game of Thrones meets the world of privacy. See who our poll reveals as privacy’s GoT nasties and heroes.

Privacy Surgeon

Game of Thrones is filled with intrigue, deception, redemption, conflict, heroism and deal-cutting. That sounds scarily like the world of privacy. So – we wondered – who are characters in the privacy world that most resemble those in Game of Thrones?

How much should organisations spend on cyber security?

IT Governance

Cyber attacks and data breaches are becoming so common that all organisations are likely to be hit at some point.

Cryptocurrency Infrastructure Flaws Pose Bitcoin Risks

Data Breach Today

Major Cybercrime Gangs Shift From Hacking Banks to Bitcoins Bitcoin's massive rise in value and hype continues to draw the attention of hackers, scammers and organized crime.

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10 leading IT trends at large delivery systems for 2018

Information Management Resources

Cybersecurity is getting more attention, while artificial intelligence’s benefits may not be realized next year. Cyber security Ransomware Mobile technology Wellness Cloud hosting Telehealth