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What are next generation firewalls? How the cloud and complexity affect them

Nextgen firewalls add features like behavioral analytics, malware detection, and content monitoring to prevent unauthorized access and data exfiltration. They could do much more in the future.

What are Amazon Zelkova and Tiros? AWS looks to reduce S3 configuration errors

Amazon’s latest tools help identify where data might be left exposed in your AWS S3 cloud environments.

Open banking APIs: Huge opportunity for fintechs

Digital identity management specialist ForgeRock clearly sees the new open banking regulations popping up across the UK, Europe and New Zealand as a huge opportunity.

Take-aways from Black Hat USA 2018

Black Hat USA 2018 had record crowds, revealed a growing attack surface, and proved we have lots of work ahead.

Fortinet expands Security Fabric offerings on Google Cloud Platform

Fabric Connectors are now available on Google Cloud Platform, allowing organizations to apply consistent policies across multiple instances with one-click integration.

Data security in financial services: Meeting the challenges head on

Recent research suggests that Financial Services firms have experienced a threefold increase in the rate of breaches, over the past five years. Financial Services companies face almost three times more cyber attacks than any other industry.

What is single sign-on? How SSO improves security and the user experience

Password fatigue, cloud sprawl and developer simplicity are pushing the rise of SSO.

McAfee launches new enterprise security portfolio

MVISION strengthens the device as a control point in security architectures by delivering simplified management, stronger Windows security, behavior analytics, and threat defense for Android and iOS devices.

What is a cyber kill chain?

The American military was the first to formalise the concept of a 'kill chain', loosely defined as the six steps in a chain to go through to eliminate a target. These steps fall under the acronym F2T2EA: Find, Fix, Track, Target, Engage, Assess.

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Is Your Data Hackproof?

Two Canadian banks, The Bank of Montreal and CIBC-owned Simplii Financial, were targeted by hackers who managed to get access to the personal information of thousands of their customers. 

$660,000 data privacy fine highlights dangers for businesses dabbling in politics

A year into an investigation into the use of data analytics in political campaigns, the U.K.’s privacy watchdog is hitting companies that shared data with political parties with sanctions including a criminal prosecution and a US$660,000 fine.

7 hot new IT jobs — and why they just might stick

From CIoTO to automation architect, new IT roles are rising to fill emerging needs. Some may fizzle, but others may have a long future thanks to underlying IT trends.