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Microsoft Confirms Windows Performance Hits with Meltdown, Spectre Patches
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Windows servers will see biggest degradation, as will Windows 7 and 8 client machines, Microsoft said.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 1/9/2018
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3 Ways the Subscription Economy Will Strengthen Cybersecurity
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Subscription-based IT services aren't just about saving money; they can help secure your data.
By Jesper Andersen, CEO, Infoblox , 1/4/2018
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Intel Processor Security Flaw Prompts Kernel Makeovers in Linux, Windows
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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As-yet undisclosed design flaw in Intel processors has OS programmers working on kernel updates that reportedly could slow performance.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 1/3/2018
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Trump Adviser: North Korea Waged WannaCry Attack
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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White House declares the North Korean government as perpetrators of the epic ransomware attack that spread around the globe in early May.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/19/2017
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'Starwars' Debuts on List of Worst Passwords of 2017
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Many of the old standbys made this year's list of the 25 stolen - and weakest - passwords found dumped online.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/19/2017
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Kaspersky Lab Files Lawsuit Over DHS Ban of its Products
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Security firm petitions US District Court to rescind decision to prohibit its products on US federal government systems.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/18/2017
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Top 8 Cybersecurity Skills IT Pros Need in 2018
Dawn Kawamoto, Associate Editor, Dark Reading
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Cloud security architecture skills to customer-service savvy are among the key IT security skills needed next year as CIOs ramp up hiring.
By Dawn Kawamoto Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 12/18/2017
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Preventing the Next Equifax, New Tactics Required
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US regulators and companies can follow the lead of the EU, with its GDPR, to better protect consumer data while recognizing that the data belongs to the customer, not a company.
By Gary Bloom, CEO, MarkLogic , 12/14/2017
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NIST Releases New Cybersecurity Framework Draft
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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Updated version includes changes to some existing guidelines - and adds some new ones.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 12/6/2017
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Tips for Writing Better Infosec Job Descriptions
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Dark Reading
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Security leaders frustrated with their talent search may be searching for the wrong skills and qualifications.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 12/4/2017
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GDPR: Achieving Compliance, Earning Trust
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Following the privacy rules set out in the EU's GDPR isn't just about compliance; it shows customers and others that they can trust your company.
By Sooji Seo, Global Privacy Program Director, Dell , 11/28/2017
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Death of the Tier 1 SOC Analyst
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Say goodbye to the entry-level security operations center (SOC) analyst as we know it.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 11/16/2017
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Emerging IT Security Technologies: 13 Categories, 26 Vendors
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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A rundown of some of the hottest security product areas, and vendors helping to shape them.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 11/13/2017
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Greg Touhill: How an Air Force Lieutenant Became One of Cybersecurity's Top Guns
Tim Wilson, Editor in Chief, Dark Reading,
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Security Pro File: After leading cyber efforts in the military, DHS, and the federal government, the former Federal CISO now sets his sights on new security technology.
By Tim Wilson, Editor in Chief, Dark Reading , 11/8/2017
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Mischel Kwon Unplugged
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Security Pro File: Kwon talks about her tenure at DOJ and US-CERT, winning a WiFi antenna contest at DEF CON, voice lessons - and her brief stint as an industry 'float princess.'
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 11/2/2017
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Trump Administration to Craft New Cybersecurity Plan
Dark Reading Staff,
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Strategy will mirror President Trump's cybersecurity Executive Order.
By Dark Reading Staff , 10/31/2017
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10 Steps for Stretching Your IT Security Budget
Dawn Kawamoto, Associate Editor, Dark Reading
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When the budget gods decline your request for an increase, here are 10 ways to stretch that dollar.
By Dawn Kawamoto Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 10/24/2017
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Opera, Vivaldi Co-Founder Talks Internet Privacy
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Dark Reading
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Most people don't understand the extent to which their personal information is at risk, says Jon von Tetzchner, who founded the Opera and Vivaldi browser firms.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 10/24/2017
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Kaspersky Lab Offers Up its Source Code for Inspection
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Beleaguered security vendor fights back against Russian-spying claims with new transparency program aimed at assuaging concerns.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/23/2017
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10 Major Cloud Storage Security Slip-Ups (So Far) this Year
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Dark Reading
News
Accenture is the latest in a string of major companies to expose sensitive cloud data this year, following Verizon, Deloitte, and Dow Jones.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 10/13/2017
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