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3 Years After NotPetya, Many Organizations Still in Danger of Similar Attacks
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
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The same gaps that enabled ransomware to spread remain in patching, network segmentation, backup practices, security experts say.
By Jai Vijayan Contributing Writer, 6/30/2020
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SOC Wins & Losses
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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While the security operations center is enjoying a higher profile these days, just one-fourth of security operations centers actually resolve incidents quickly enough.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 6/26/2020
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Technology and the Pandemic: Complete Coverage for IT Leaders
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Check here regularly for InformationWeek's updates on the coronavirus pandemic and related issues like business continuity, remote working, IT operational challenges and other technology considerations.
By Cathleen Gagne Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 6/16/2020
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Tech Giants Back Off Selling Facial Recognition AI to Police
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft have all taken steps to stop making their facial recognition AI software available to the police. Now it's time for lawmakers to set some rules.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/15/2020
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Local, State Governments Face Cybersecurity Crisis
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
Ransomware hit small government organizations hard in 2019. Now they have to deal with budget cuts, pandemic precautions, social unrest, and the coming election cycle.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 6/5/2020
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Federal IT Leaders Find Success in Modernization
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
A study on federal early technology adoption offers intriguing insights for all government and commercial IT leaders.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/5/2020
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IT Trade Shows Go Virtual: Your 2020 List of Events
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Virtual IT events and trade shows are popping up everywhere this summer and fall. Even if your travel budget has been cut, you can still make it to these.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/29/2020
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IT Careers: 10 Industries with Job Openings Right Now
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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As the pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy, many IT workers have experienced layoffs and unpaid furloughs. But not all the news is grim if you know where to look.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 5/27/2020
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Facebook Fails to Staunch Coronavirus Misinformation
Seth Rosenblatt, Contributing Writer
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The social media giant in April affixed warning labels on 50 million pieces of content
By Seth Rosenblatt Contributing Writer, 5/14/2020
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COVID-19 IT Layoffs and the Future of Work
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Layoffs hit technology jobs in April, too, as the COVID-19 shock wave whacked employment, and organizations may be accelerating their automation plans to protect workers and cut costs.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/13/2020
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How CIOs Can Harness AI to Fight the Coronavirus
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Government and healthcare CIOs are on the front lines of deploying technology to fight COVID-19. Here are five places where artificial intelligence can help.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/8/2020
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Schneier on Hacking Society
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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How the hacker mindset and skill set could play a role in improving and securing societal systems, according to renowned security technologist Bruce Schneier.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 4/9/2020
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Businesses Rewrite 2020 Budgets and Plans Amid COVID-19
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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A few new surveys of executives and business leaders provide some insight into shifting plans as industry weathers the coronavirus pandemic.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/9/2020
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After Adopting COVID-19 Lures, Sophisticated Groups Target Remote Workers
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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While coronavirus-themed emails and files have been used as a lure for weeks, attackers now are searching for ways to actively target VPNs and remote workers to take advantage of weaker security.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 4/8/2020
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Supercomputers Recruited to Work on COVID-19 Research
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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A consortium forms to crunch data that might help researchers get a better understanding of the virus faster.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/27/2020
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COVID-19: Using Data to Map Infections, Hospital Beds, and More
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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The spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and the resources to fight it, are being tracked and mapped by governments and other organizations in the US and the world. Here's how they are doing it.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/25/2020
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The IT and Security Teams: Buddies or Rivals?
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
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InformationWeek, Dark Reading, and Interop have partnered to explore the evolving relationship between the general IT team and the security team. We invite you to take our survey.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 3/19/2020
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Ransomware Increasingly Targeting Small Governments
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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To get back up and running quickly, and because it's cheaper, city and county governments often pay the ransom, especially if insurance companies are footing the bill. The result: More ransomware.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 3/11/2020
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Coronavirus: 8 Tech Tips for Working From Home
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Here's a collection of tools, technologies, and tips to help you out in case you need to telecommute during the COVID-19 outbreak.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/11/2020
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AI Regulation: Has the Time Arrived?
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Most of the world's leading democracies want to investigate the impact of AI's exponential growth. The US isn't one of them.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 2/24/2020
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