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Securities Markets at High Risk of Cyberattack
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
A report by BAE Systems and SWIFT shows that financial market areas such as equities trading, bonds, and derivatives face more threats than banking, forex, and trade finance.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 11/19/2018
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Vulnerabilities Dip 7%, but Researchers Are Cautious
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Risk Based Security reports 16,172 bugs disclosed through the end of October, but researchers warn things may change.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 11/19/2018
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The Errors That Should Keep Alexa (and Your IT Team) Up at Night
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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The key to innovating with conversational technologies is understanding what consumers will expect from voice technology.
By Matt Chotin, Senior Director of Technical Evangelism, AppDynamics , 11/19/2018
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7 Holiday Security Tips for Retailers
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
News
It's the most wonderful time of the year – and hackers are ready to pounce. Here's how to prevent them from wreaking holiday havoc.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 11/19/2018
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CIO Strategy: Kimberly-Clark's Digital Transformation
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Consumer products icon Kimberly-Clark's CIO launched a digital transformation at the highest strategic levels. Here's her game plan.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/19/2018
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How to Navigate Continuing Education Opportunities
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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With the rapid changes in technology it can be crucial for IT professionals to pursue continuing education opportunities.
By Andy Wasser and Summer Fowler, Carnegie Mellon University, Heinz College , 11/19/2018
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BlackBerry Doubles Down on Security in $1.4B Acquisition of Cylance
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
BlackBerry aims to bring Cylance artificial intelligence and security tools into its software portfolio.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 11/16/2018
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6 Tech Trends for the Enterprise in 2019
Calvin Hennick, Technology Writer
News
Look for new technologies to emerge – and for emerging technologies to become the norm – in the new year.
By Calvin Hennick Technology Writer, 11/16/2018
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Voice is Dead, Long Live Voice
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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How do we maintain the human touch in a world of systems designed to fake it?
By Christopher Connolly, vice president of product marketing, Genesys , 11/16/2018
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7 Free (or Cheap) Ways to Increase Your Cybersecurity Knowledge
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
Building cybersecurity skills is a must; paying a lot for the education is optional. Here are seven options for increasing knowledge without depleting a budget.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 11/15/2018
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Congress Passes Bill to Create New Federal Cybersecurity Agency
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act now headed to President Trump for signing into law.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 11/15/2018
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Why Mixed Reality is Messed Up, for Now
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) were supposed to transform user experiences, but technologies have had false and soft starts in various industries. Here's why.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/15/2018
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Decoding Programmers: How Emotions Can Change Code
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Commentary
So, do you know which human emotions cause developers to commit more errors, or generate more code?
By Albert Ziegler, Data Scientist at Semmle , 11/15/2018
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Black Hat: European Security Pros Wrestling With Potential Breaches, Privacy Issues
Tim Wilson, Editor in Chief, Dark Reading,
News
Black Hat Europe attendee survey shows European cybersecurity leaders are uncertain of their ability to protect end user data – and are fearful of a near-term breach of critical infrastructure.
By Tim Wilson, Editor in Chief, Dark Reading , 11/14/2018
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Key Characteristics of Digitally Mature Organizations
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
This is what a successful digital transformation looks like, based on research into the characteristics of enterprises that have succeeded with transformations in real life.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 11/14/2018
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The CIO’s Role in the Supporting a New Revenue Recognition Standard
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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CIOs and their IT departments serve a critical, strategic role in the compliance process as the US implements a new revenue recognition standard.
By Mark Davis and David Pierce, Deloitte , 11/14/2018
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How Low Code Benefits Application Development
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Low code platforms can speed up application development and increase the size of your pool of developers.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/13/2018
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Sophisticated Campaign Targets Pakistan's Air Force
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
Espionage campaign uses a variety of new evasion techniques.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 11/13/2018
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Data Silos: Now and Forever?
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Data management experts share suggestions on why we are still dealing with data silos and how to break them down.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 11/13/2018
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Tech Vendors to Watch in 2019
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Commentary
Our listings of the hottest vendors in cloud, DevOps, infrastructure, security, and data and analytics can help streamline your IT product selection process.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 11/13/2018
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