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DXC Italia, presente alla prima edizione degli Stati Generali del Security Management

DXC Italia parteciperà alla prima edizione degli “Stati Generali del Security Management”, che si svolgerà nei giorni 21 e 22 novembre 2018 presso l’Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata. Il convegno è organizzato dal Centro Studi in Intelligence Economica e Security Management e avrà come tema di riferimento “«Complessità di Security e Professionisti della […]

The FCC seeks to aggressively stem fraudulent robocalls with STIR and SHAKEN

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If your recent experience is anything like mine, your phone has been pummeled by robocalls. For whatever reason, throughout the past year, I’ve been inundated with calls from across the U.S. regarding health insurance, car insurance, investment scams, mortgage refinance … you name it. On a mobile phone it’s easy to block these callers, but […]

Estar al día en ciberseguridad: una estrategia para elegir las defensas más eficaces

Intentar estar al día de las últimas amenazas de ciberseguridad es una tarea ardua. Los especialistas en seguridad disponen literalmente de cientos de fuentes a las que acudir, pero no ofrecen demasiada información sobre cómo ordenarlas e identificar los recursos necesarios para construir y poner en marcha gradualmente un entorno de trabajo seguro. Para estar […]

Healthcare survey finds abundance of medical device security overconfidence

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When facing a determined adversary, it’s one thing to be confident, it’s quite another to be overconfident. But that’s what a new survey of healthcare IT professionals and biomedical engineers found: an overabundance of confidence when it comes to connected medical device security. According to the 2018 Zingbox Second Annual Connected Medical Device Survey, respondents believe […]

Wi-Fi in public places: Think twice and use encryption

Do you stop to think before joining a wireless network or is the convenience of free Wi-Fi in the street, at the café or on the bus just too tempting? You may not realize it, but the person running that wireless access point has the ability to see all of the data going through it. […]

Why you should build a best-of-breed cyber security arsenal

The security landscape is now so complex, and the breadth of potential threats and attackers so great, that no one vendor can protect it all Instead, smart organizations are assembling security arsenals that comprise best-of-breed offerings from several suppliers. Cyber security has become the newest team sport. To be sure, picking and choosing tools and […]

Surveillance technology is here to stay in the workplace

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There’s a British science-fiction thriller on Netflix titled “Anon” in which society has opted for full transparency, totally eliminating privacy and anonymity. Walk down the street and you can see augmented-reality (AR) text summaries identifying people by name and occupation. And they can see your information as well. Even freakier, everyone’s life is video-recorded and […]

Continuous processes can complicate security, but also provide an answer

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While cloud computing has promised to simplify the management of business-technology systems, it hasn’t exactly turned into a net simplification when it comes to security. Sure, cloud infrastructure platforms remove the complexity of having to secure the underlying infrastructure, and software-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service providers simplify many aspects of application security. These platforms are cost effective […]

Le cloud : principal risque émergent pour les entreprises selon Gartner

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Selon le dernier rapport trimestriel de Gartner sur les nouveaux risques, les entreprises considèrent encore le cloud computing comme un risque émergent, bien que celui-ci réalise des percées considérables et fait partie de ce que Gartner appelle les nouvelles opportunités. A cette occasion, 110 responsables de la gestion des risques, de l’audit, des finances et […]

Siamo onesti riguardo le nostre abitudini di password?

Parlare di password è sempre interessante. Mentre tutti sappiamo che non sono mai abbastanza sicure, dobbiamo ancora passare a qualsiasi alternativa che sia altrettanto conveniente. Recentemente PCMag.com ha cercato di ottenere delle risposte riguardo alle password, e così ha intervistato 2.500 consumatori degli Stati Uniti per avere un’idea delle loro abitudini. I risultati sono strani […]