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Drupal: Attacks Started Within Hours Of Patch Release
Brian Prince, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
If you didn't patch your site quickly, you should assume it was compromised, Drupal says.
By Brian Prince Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 10/31/2014
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Facebook Adds Tor Support
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Facebook wants to allow people to use its service without being watched or censored. Is that some kind of privacy oxymoron?
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/31/2014
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Study: Chip-&-PIN Won't Cure Retail Breaches
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Online card payment transactions on the rise, according to Javelin Strategy & Research.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/31/2014
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4 Essentials For Mobile Device VPNs
Patrick Oliver Graf, GM, Americas, NCP Engineering
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VPNs for smartphones and tablets have different requirements than laptops. Here’s what you need to know.
By Patrick Oliver Graf GM, Americas, NCP Engineering, 10/31/2014
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Facebook Referral Traffic Soars, Twitter Tanks Again
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Facebook drives more than four times the traffic of its closest competitor, while Twitter's share of referral traffic continues to decline.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/31/2014
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DoD EHR Contract: Open Source Vs. Commercial
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
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Pricewaterhouse Coopers and partner firms urge Department of Defense to consider open source VistA for EHR contract, vying against IBM/Epic and other commercial contenders.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/31/2014
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Windows 7's Halloween Deadline: 5 Key Issues
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Starting November 1, Microsoft will no longer sell consumer Windows 7 licenses to OEMs. What does this mean for your PC upgrade options?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/31/2014
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Crowdsourcing Helps Patients, Doctors Speak The Same Language
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Technology helps healthcare providers break down language barriers, reduce costs, and improve efficiency.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/31/2014
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Has Email Peaked?
Phil Simon,
Commentary
This excerpt from Phil Simon's upcoming book Message Not Received discusses how email has improved but is still riddled with problems.
By Phil Simon , 10/31/2014
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iPad Air 2: My First Week
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple's latest iPad is a fantastic device with some strong improvements over last year's model. But you probably don't need to upgrade if you're already using an iPad Air.
By Eric Zeman , 10/31/2014
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Cyber Security Law Vs. Partisan Politics
W. Hord Tipton,
Commentary
Cyber security sometimes turns up as a campaign issue, but effective legislation has stalled. It's time for a rational approach to regaining trust in our digital world.
By W. Hord Tipton , 10/31/2014
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Joyent Plans To Run Docker In Multi-Tenant Clouds
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Joyent will apply its container expertise to Docker for secure, efficient multi-tenant hosts.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/31/2014
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Financial Breaches Show ‘Trust Model’ Is Broken
Bob West, Chief Trust Officer, CipherCloud
Commentary
It’s a full-blown crisis when a dozen major financial services firms admit to having their networks probed by the same attackers as those behind the JPMorgan Chase breach.
By Bob West Chief Trust Officer, CipherCloud, 10/31/2014
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HP's 3D Future: Sprout Visual Tour
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Take a look at HP's unusual "immersive PC," Sprout, and Multi Jet Fusion, a bold foray into 3D hardware.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/31/2014
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InformationWeek 2014 State Of Database Technology Survey
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Databases of the 1990s remain alive and well. Microsoft, Oracle, and IBM databases still rule, with few enterprises taking a chance on new NoSQL offerings.
By InformationWeek Staff , 10/31/2014
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Halloween Horror: 5 Help Desk Tales From The Crypt
Network Computing Editors,
News
Beware these scary, real-life stories from support professionals manning the IT help desk.
By SolarWinds Thwack Community , 10/31/2014
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Big Data Software For Mainstream Users
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Not everyone needs to be a data scientist, Red Lambda argues.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 10/31/2014
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IBM, Tencent Offer Enterprise Cloud In China
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
IBM partners with Tencent, China's largest Internet company, to offer enterprise-level, industry specific cloud services.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/31/2014
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Healthcare IT: User Empathy Comes First
Todd Dunn, Director of Innovation, Intermountain Healthcare
Commentary
Health IT professionals need to fully understand the needs of clinicians and end-users in order to design software that truly works.
By Todd Dunn Director of Innovation, Intermountain Healthcare, 10/31/2014
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Geekend: Best Cities For The Zombie Apocalypse
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
When the zombies come, where do you want to be? Happy Halloween from the Geekend.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 10/31/2014
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