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Where Are Privacy Boundaries in an Age of Government Interception?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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A new encryption-focused law in Australia highlights the need for all parties to come together to identify a solution that protects privacy, e-commerce, and people and institutions.
By Marc Rogers, Executive Director of Cybersecurity, Okta , 1/17/2019
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Kaspersky Lab Helped US Nab NSA Data Thief: Report
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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But this new development unlikely to do much to clear government suspicions about security vendor's ties to Russian intelligence, analyst says.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 1/9/2019
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NCSC Launches Nation-State Cyber Threat Protection Program for Businesses
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
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National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC) released free online security awareness materials for businesses to defend against nation-state hackers.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 1/9/2019
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Bug Bounty Awards Climb as Software Security Improves
Robert Lemos, Technology Journalist/Data Researcher
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Top reward for iOS remote exploit hits $2 million, as companies who sell exploits to national governments have to offer more money to attract researchers to tackle increasingly secure software.
By Robert Lemos Technology Journalist/Data Researcher, 1/7/2019
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Ex-NSA Contractor Was a Suspect In Shadow Brokers Leak
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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New court document shows law enforcement suspected possible involvement of Harold Martin in Shadow Brokers' release of classified NSA hacking tools.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 1/2/2019
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Cloud Trends: Look Behind the Numbers
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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For all the market research numbers floating around about cloud computing, what is missing is advice on what IT organizations should be doing with IaaS, SaaS, and other cloud concepts.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 12/31/2018
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US Petroleum Employee Charged with Stealing Trade Secrets for Chinese Firm
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Longtime US resident allegedly stole information for petroleum firm in China that had offered him a position.
By Dark Reading Staff , 12/28/2018
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The Coolest Hacks of 2018
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
In-flight airplanes, social engineers, and robotic vacuums were among the targets of resourceful white-hat hackers this year.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/28/2018
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AI Surveillance Is Coming: How will it Change Your Workplace?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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There isn’t much you can do to stop AI surveillance’s encroachment on your life, but you can equip yourself with better understanding and more appropriate skills and behaviors.
By Larry Alton, business consultant , 12/24/2018
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US Names, Sanctions Russian GRU Officials for 2016 Election Hacks
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Treasury Department names and imposes economic sanctions on the alleged major players behind the Russian election-meddling operation, as well as the World Anti-Doping Agency breach.
By Dark Reading Staff , 12/19/2018
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Predictions for Artificial Intelligence in 2019
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
From issues such as privacy and data bias regulation to model training and self-service AI, you can expect a broad range of key advances in the artificial intelligence space.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 12/18/2018
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Lax Controls Leave Fortune 500 Overexposed On the Net
Robert Lemos, Technology Journalist/Data Researcher
News
The largest companies in the world have an average of 500 servers and devices accessible from the Internet - and many leave thousands of systems open to attack.
By Robert Lemos Technology Journalist/Data Researcher, 12/17/2018
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Top 10 Tech Predictions for 2019
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Leading consultancies and analyst firms offer their predictions on how key technologies, such as cloud computing, AI, IoT, and robotics will shape up in 2019.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 12/12/2018
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Equifax Breach Underscores Need for Accountability, Simpler Architectures
Robert Lemos, Technology Journalist/Data Researcher
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A new congressional report says the credit reporting firm's September 2017 breach was 'entirely preventable.'
By Robert Lemos Technology Journalist/Data Researcher, 12/11/2018
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AI-Built Deepfake Videos Did Not Alter the Election
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Things could change next election time, putting truth and democracy at grave risk.
By Gary Grossman, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Expertise , 12/7/2018
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Why Data Scientists Should Make a Commitment to Diversity
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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A more fair and safe society, as well as better products and services, can be enabled if the data science industry makes a commitment to hiring and cultivating diverse talent.
By Sophie Searcy, Senior Data Scientist, Metis , 12/7/2018
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Former Estonian Foreign Minister Urges Cooperation in Cyberattack Attribution, Policy
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Nations must band together to face nation-state cyberattack threats, said Marina Kaljurand.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/5/2018
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‘London Blue’ BEC Cybercrime Gang Unmasked
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Security firm turned the tables on attackers targeting its chief financial officer in an email-borne financial scam.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/4/2018
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What to Look for in a Data Protection Officer, and Do You Need One?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The hiring of a data protection officer is a key element of compliance with GDPR, but it's also an opportunity to differentiate your company.
By Jody Paterson, CEO of ERP Maestro , 12/4/2018
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MITRE Changes the Game in Security Product Testing
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Nonprofit has published its first-ever evaluation of popular endpoint security tools - measured against its ATT&CK model.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 11/29/2018
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