Lester Holt led with topic of cybersecurity as the first question on national security in last night's Presidential debate.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 9/27/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek and its sister publications Dark Reading and Network Computing have teamed up to bring you a roundup of the hottest vendors in cloud, data management, DevOps, infrastructure, and security. The 125 vendors you'll find here range from established players making strides in their markets to newcomers setting the stage for the future. By InformationWeek Staff , 9/27/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Governors, other state officials more aware of cyber threats, but confidence gap exists between IT and business managers, new Deloitte-National State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) study finds.By Rutrell Yasin Freelance Writer, 9/20/20166 comments | Read | Post a Comment
DHS official 'confident' in electoral system security, but offers security assistance to localities and urges vigilance.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 9/19/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
It's smart for businesses to strengthen their relationships with law enforcement before a cyberattack takes place. Whom should they contact, and how will it help after a breach?By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/14/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The US Coast Guard is collaborating with experts in academia to help investigate the expensive problem of hoax callers. Machine learning is playing a vital role in their efforts. By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/14/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Congressional investigation sheds more light on what went down in the massive Office of Personnel Management breach, says data theft was preventable.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 9/7/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
A Ponemon report finds the security threats around privileged user access and the resulting insider threat risks appear to be growing. Here's what IT should be keeping an eye on.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/29/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Following the theft of millions of dollars from Bangladesh Bank via the international financial messaging system SWIFT, US banking regulators have outlined steps to tighten cyber-security at the nation's banks.By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 8/26/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
If your organization doesn't run its own threat analysis center, it may be worth hiring a hunt team to watch your back. Here's what you need to know.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/22/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Women and minorities in the security industry share some hard truths about the security industryís hiring traditions and practices. By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 8/18/201619 comments | Read | Post a Comment
For colocation provider vXchnge, security isn't just a matter of strong defenses. It also involves planning for the worst.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/18/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Researchers from Kaspersky Lab, which exposed the so-called Equation Group two years ago, say several hundred of the hacking tools leaked online have ties to the nation-state gang.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 8/16/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple CEO Tim Cook leans on the Founding Fathers to suggest the company did the right thing when asked by the FBI to unlock a terrorist's iPhone. It's an issue that affects IT professionals who need to protect company data, as well as consumers and their personal information.By Eric Zeman , 8/15/20166 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Analytics software and consulting provider Palantir has acquired Silk, a data visualization startup. Silk's platform will continue to operate unsupported as the company's team will join Palantir.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/12/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Security Job #1 For FedsThe 2014 InformationWeek Government IT Priorities Survey shows federal IT pros care about security - itís rated as very important by 69% of respondents, 30 percentage points ahead of the No. 2 priority, disaster recovery. Will the upcoming NIST cyber-security framework help manage risk?
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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