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Security Gaps in IoT Access Control Threaten Devices and Users
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Researchers spot problems in how IoT vendors delegate device access across multiple clouds and users.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 4/16/2021
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Forecast of the Future of Work from MIT Sloan CIO Symposium
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
'We must do more to cultivate new jobs and new worker skills.' -- Irving Wladawsky-Berger, research affiliate, MITís Sloan School of Management.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/16/2021
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How To Ensure Your Machine Learning Models Arenít Fooled
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Machine learning models are not infallible. In order to prevent attackers from exploiting a model, researchers have designed various techniques to make machine learning models more robust.
By Alex Saad-Falcon, Content Writer, PDF Electric & Supply , 4/16/2021
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Malicious PowerShell Use, Attacks on Office 365 Accounts Surged in Q4
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
News
There was also a sharp increase in overall malware volumes in the fourth quarter of 2020, COVID-19 related attack activity, and mobile malware, new data shows.
By Jai Vijayan Contributing Writer, 4/15/2021
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AWS Boosts Support for Girls in Techís Inclusivity Efforts
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Cloud services provider increases backing for group aimed at further shrinking the gender gap in the technology workforce.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/15/2021
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MassMutual CISO Talks Cybersecurity Priorities
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Insurance and financial firm MassMutual's chief information security officer talks about the changing threat landscape and how data science is helping the security team's charter.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/14/2021
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Why IT Leaders Should Make Cloud Training a Top Priority
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
As IT operations continue drifting into the cloud, it's important to ensure that organization personnel keep pace with the latest skills and practices.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 4/14/2021
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The Five Pillars of Resilience Engineering
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Keeping systems up and running has become even more critical given today's distributed workforce. Here are five ways to keep your engineering team ready for anything.
By Hector Aguilar, President of Technology, Okta , 4/14/2021
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NSA Alerted Microsoft to New Exchange Server Vulnerabilities
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Microsoft today patched 114 CVEs to address the Exchange Server flaws, more than 50 remote code execution vulnerabilities, and one zero-day.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 4/13/2021
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Global Dwell Time Drops as Ransomware Attacks Accelerate
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
The length of time attackers remain undiscovered in a target network has fallen to 24 days, researchers report, but ransomware plays a role.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 4/13/2021
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InformationWeek to Upgrade Site Design, Performance
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Improvements will make site easier to navigate, faster, and more functional
By Brian Gillooly Content Director, InformationWeek, 4/13/2021
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Dark Reading to Upgrade Site Design, Performance
Tim Wilson, Editor in Chief, Dark Reading,
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Improvements will make site content easier to navigate, faster, and more functional.
By Tim Wilson, Editor in Chief, Dark Reading , 4/13/2021
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How 2020 Impacted 2021's Predictive Modeling
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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COVID-19 disrupted the world and predictive models in 2020. In 2021, we're somewhat better prepared to deal with extreme uncertainty.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/13/2021
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Optimizing the CIO and CFO Relationship
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
The CIO-CFO dynamic has undergone some changes over the past 10 years. What are these changes and how do they influence corporate dynamics?
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 4/13/2021
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How Google Cloud Might Help the FinOps Foundation Evolve
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
The first of the major cloud services providers joins the fledgling trade associationís technical advisory council.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/12/2021
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What Cloud Attacks Have Taught Us About Hidden Compliance Costs
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Recent compromises to cloud services and increased data privacy regulations can negatively impact the bottom line for businesses with nationwide operations.
By Aaron Shum, Practice Lead, Info-Tech Research Group , 4/12/2021
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How The Pandemic Changed Data Analytics and BI in the Enterprise
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Not all data is created equally. Some data has more business value. Qlik's CTO explains why the data you have may not be the data you need.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/9/2021
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How to Submit a Column to InformationWeek
InformationWeek Staff,
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Do you have insights or best practices to share with other IT leaders and practitioners? Here's how to submit your own commentary article.
By InformationWeek Staff , 4/9/2021
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FanGraphs Tags a Cloud Database to Keep Up with the Big Show
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Website for baseball analysis turned to MariaDB SkySQL as it looks to take on more game data from domestic and international sources.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/8/2021
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CIO Best Practices for Communicating about Disaster
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
When disaster strikes, your public relations plan can be just as important as your disaster recovery plan. Here are three best practices for CIOs.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 4/8/2021
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