How to Do Data Modeling the Right Way


Data modeling supports collaboration among business stakeholders – with different job roles and skills – to coordinate with business objectives. What’s desperately needed is a way to understand the relationships and interconnections between so many entities in data sets in detail.

Career Choice Tip: Cybercrime is Mostly Boring

Krebs on Security

The findings come in a new paper released by researchers at Cambridge University’s Cybercrime Centre , which examined the quality and types of work needed to build, maintain and defend illicit enterprises that make up a large portion of the cybercrime-as-a-service market.

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How to Block Advanced Threats

Data Breach Today

Focus on 'Total Cost of Control,' Says BlackBerry Cylance's John McClurg After years of organizations being stuck in a reactive security posture, proactive prevention is finally possible thanks to machine learning backed by AI math models, says BlackBerry Cylance's John McClurg

COVID-19 Crisis: How to Manage VPNs

Data Breach Today

Practitioners Share Insights on How They're Addressing VPN Shortcomings Security practitioners around the world are struggling to cope with the challenges posed by remote workers heavily relying on virtual private networks during the Covid-19 pandemic.

What We Learned From Our Own Data-Driven ABM Strategy

ZoomInfo has created the following eBook to help other B2B organizations gain insights on how to launch their own data-driven ABM strategy. In this eBook, we will reveal the good and the bad from our own campaign and highlight some key takeaways on how to improve your ABM strategies moving forward.

How to Pay a Ransom

Dark Reading

Even prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, ransomware attacks were on the rise and becoming more expensive. Now your organization has fallen victim and is going to pay. Here's how to handle it

Cloud Protection: How to Secure Server Environments

Data Breach Today

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How to Prioritize Vulnerability Patching

Data Breach Today

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How Covid-19 Contact Tracing Works on Your Phone

WIRED Threat Level

Developers are working on track-and-trace systems to keep infection levels low. The apps aren't here yet, but here's what they do—and how you can enable them. Gear Gear / How To and Advice Security

How to Secure Machine Learning

Dark Reading

Part two of a series on avoiding potential security risks with ML

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How ZoomInfo Enhances Your Database Management Strategy

Forward-thinking marketing organizations have continuously invested in a database strategy for enabling marketing processes. Download this ebook to learn how to maintain a strategy that includes refreshed information, database cleanses, and an accurate analysis at the same time.

COVID-19: How to Adjust Business Continuity Plans

Data Breach Today

The COVID-19 pandemic present new challenges to healthcare IT and security teams, including the need to reassess and adjust business continuity plans, says Christopher Frenz, who leads information security at New York's Interfaith Medical Center.

How to: Find and Clean out Your Dark Data with


We talk a lot about how you need to get control of the dark data spread across disconnected silos in your company. Now let’s show you how you can do with our tools; in this case, with is our file analytics product, and it’s very easy to use.

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Data Governance: How to Tackle Three Key Issues

Data Breach Today

What are the critical issues, and how are they being addressed The Importance of Accountability, Data Inventory and Automation As organizations plot their 2020 cybersecurity strategies, especially in light of privacy regulations, key data governance challenges are emerging.

Zynga's Breach Notification: How to Not Inform Victims

Data Breach Today

Don't Blame Us, Blame Hackers, Mobile Gaming Giant Says "Cyberattacks are one of the unfortunate realities of doing business today," reads gaming company Zynga's data breach notification, thus breaking the first rule of crisis management: Own your mistakes.

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your ABM Strategy

For marketing teams to develop a successful account-based marketing strategy, they need to ensure good data is housed within its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. More specifically, updated data can help organizations outline key accounts for their campaigns. And to begin the targeting process, marketing teams must develop an Ideal Customer Profile (ICP) with appropriate firmographic and behavioral data to ensure they’re going after the correct audience.Download this eBook to learn how to start improving your marketing team's data!

COVID-19 Response: How to Secure a 100% Remote Workforce

Data Breach Today

Cybereason CSO Sam Curry on Business Continuity and Reducing Risk Cybereason CSO Sam Curry is no stranger to crisis - he was on the team that responded to the RSA breach in 2011.

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How to Protest Safely in the Age of Surveillance

WIRED Threat Level

Law enforcement has more tools than ever to track your movements and access your communications. Here's how to protect your privacy if you plan to protest. Security Security / Security Advice

How to Shop Online Like a Security Pro

Krebs on Security

‘Tis the season when even those who know a thing or two about Internet scams tend to let down their guard in the face of an eye-popping discount or the stress of last-minute holiday shopping. How do you know the lifespan of a site selling that must-have gadget at the lowest price?

How to Win Customers and Drive Loyalty With Data


Do you find yourself wondering how to win customers in this hyper-competitive, always-on era? In a day and age when it's incredibly easy for customers to switch providers or change loyalties, only customer experience can save you. How to Win Customers: Data Unlocks the Door .

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Best Practices for Accelerating the Sales Process

This eBook takes a look at three headache-free strategies you can employ today to accelerate selling the right way. Read on to learn how to adopt specific workflows and approaches that append your existing processes to deliver value to your prospects and internal counterparts.

Australia Considers How to Approach Pandemic Contacts Tracing

Data Breach Today

Even in a Health Crisis, Experts Say Privacy Is Paramount Australia is investigating how it can leverage data to slow the spread of COVID-19. This raises myriad privacy and security questions, including whether the public would embrace such a system and how long it should be in place

Coronavirus: How to Plan and Protect

Data Breach Today

But the key stat to watch is the mortality rate, currently 2 percent, says pandemic expert Regina Phelps. How that number changes will dictate how business continuity leaders must respond The coronavirus statistics are dizzying - as of Thursday, there were more than 28,000 infections and about 560 deaths.


How to Make Your Containers More Observable

Data Breach Today

Want to keep up with your dynamic environment with unified insights? Splunk for container monitoring provides a solution to help ensure your containers are available, and issues are fixed quickly with minimal effort.


Asset Management Mess? How to Get Organized

Dark Reading

Hardware and software deployments all over the place due to the pandemic scramble? Here are the essential steps to ensure you can find what you need -- and secure it

The ABC’s of Recruiting for Gen Z

Take a look around you at any given moment, and somebody is likely surfing the web on their phone. In 2020, society has fully immersed itself in the web and all it has to offer - and no one more so than those of Generation Z. With “Gen Zers” beginning to enter the workforce at entry-level positions, it’s crucial to understand that this generation operates differently from the last. With this caveat in mind, read on to learn how to adapt your recruiting strategy to appeal to this pool of potential employees.

How to Prepare for Misconfigurations Clouding the Corporate Skies


With cloud misconfigurations rampant in cloud storage and IaaS environments, adding security layers to identify them is crucial for securing sensitive data.

How to Make a Security Transformation

Data Breach Today

RSA's Ganesh Prasad on Understanding Risk Exposure in a Digital Transformation A successful digital transformation journey must include a security transformation journey that includes a careful examination of risks, says Ganesh Prasad of RSA

How to Achieve 'Laser-Cut Fraud Prevention'

Data Breach Today

Trusteer's Avner Gideoni on Creating the Perfect Defensive Blend How do machine learning, threat intelligence and advanced analytics blend together to form agile and accurate fraud prevention?

How to Avoid the Worst Online Scams

WIRED Threat Level

Here's how to protect yourself. Phishing, malware, and more only escalate in times of uncertainty. Security Security / Security Advice

Buyer’s Checklist: How to Evaluate a B2B Contact Data Provider

Many organizations fail to properly evaluate vendors during the selection process. Download ZoomInfo’s data-driven eBook for guidance on effectively assessing the vendor marketplace. After reading, you’ll gain insight into the following components:

How to Effectively Use AI and ML in Security

Data Breach Today

Group-IB's Aleksandr Lazarenko on Overcoming the Challenges It's difficult to build a reliable security system based on artificial intelligence and machine learning, says Aleksandr Lazarenko of Group-IB, who offers insights on how to make the most of these technologies

How to Predict Insider Fraud

Data Breach Today

CMU CERT Researcher Randy Trzeciak on the Power and Promise of Emerging Technology When insider threat researcher Randy Trzeciak looks at artificial intelligence and machine learning, he sees the potential for technology to help organizations predict potentially dangerous insider behavior - not just respond to it.

How to Passcode Lock Any App on Your Phone

WIRED Threat Level

Here's how to stop it from happening. Letting someone see your phone shouldn't also mean letting them snoop on your texts, photos, or emails. Security Security / Privacy Security / Security Advice

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How to Protect Against COVID-19 Email Scams

Security Affairs

Phishing emails have been driven up to 600% since the end of February as cybercriminals capitalize on people’s fears. COVID-19 phishing emails have been said to make up an approximate of 15% of all spam mails to offices during the last week of March. How Phishing Attack Works?

Marketing-Led Post-COVID-19 Growth Strategies

Businesses are laying off workers, shutting their doors (some permanently), and struggling to react to the radical destruction that coronavirus (COVID-19) is doing to our society and communities. Most have already sustained massive damage, and we still have yet to see the scope of impact of the global pandemic that has upended the globe. Any return to normalcy may seem far-off, but sales and marketing are on the front lines of restarting the economy. When the dust settles, we have a responsibility to turn our shock and grief into fierce determination, and lead the charge of responsible, strategic, sustainable future growth. However, there’s no team better suited to lead that charge than the marketing department. Marketers are uniquely positioned to provide creative solutions to aid their organization in times of change and chart a course for navigating success.

How to Avoid Black Friday Scams Online

WIRED Threat Level

Here’s how to stay safe out there. ’Tis the season for scammers and hackers. Security Security / Security Advice

How to keep your remote work team together

OpenText Information Management

Maybe it’s our innate desire for connection or our drive to escape social isolation, but lately many of us are missing our teammates and the buzz of an office environment. … The post How to keep your remote work team together appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

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Social engineering: what it is and how to avoid it

IT Governance

Cyber criminals have many tricks up their sleeves when it comes to compromising sensitive data. They’re just as likely to target the an organisation’s employees. The attack methods they use to do this are known as social engineering.

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How To Stop Instagram From Tracking Everything You Do

WIRED Threat Level

Though the Facebook-owned app doesn't give users complete control, there are ways to limit the data it collects and the types of ads you see. Security Security / Privacy

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Why B2B Contact and Account Data Management Is Critical to Your ROI

64% of successful data-driven marketers say improving data quality is the most challenging obstacle to achieving success. Given data’s direct impact on marketing campaigns, reporting, and sales follow up, maintaining an accurate and consistent database is a top priority for B2B organizations. This latest eBook aims to help marketing leaders understand the impact of data management on their company’s ROI.