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cybersecurity
Four Steps to Patch Management Success

The need for patch management has repeatedly been demonstrated in recent years as companies large and small suffered data breaches due to unpatched vulnerabilities.  The patch management function of applying patches to remediate known vulnerabilities may seem simple, but even one unpatched computer can lead to compromise.  Last[…]

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Tech Firms Sign ‘Digital Geneva Accord’ Not to Aid Governments in Cyberwar

More than 30 high-tech companies, led by Microsoft and Facebook, announced a set of principles on Tuesday that included a declaration that they would not help any government — including that of the United States — mount cyberattacks against “innocent civilians and enterprises from anywhere,” reflecting Silicon Valley’s[…]

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2.6 Billion-Plus Data Records Breached Last Year

Every minute, nearly 5,000 data records are lost or stolen somewhere around the globe: that’s more than 7.1 million a day. New data from security firm Gemalto’s annual Breach Level Index calculated more than 2.6 billion data records were compromised in 2017 – either lost, stolen, or left[…]

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Octave’s Managing Director shares his latest thoughts and insights on cybersecurity in the Caribbean

Octave Consulting’s Managing Director Niel Harper recently sat down with ICT Pulse online magazine to discuss the state of cybersecurity in the Caribbean region. He discussed a number of topics such as the evolution of the threat landscape, ransomware, attacks against critical Internet infrastructure (e.g. DNS, BGP, etc.),[…]

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February 19, 2018
Online Trust Alliance IoT Security & Privacy Trust Framework

The Internet of Things (IoT) offer consumers, businesses, and governments across the globe countless benefits. As is true with most emerging technology, however, there remain some significant challenges. The Online Trust Alliance (OTA), an Internet Society initiative, believes that through leadership, innovation, and collaboration, we can overcome these[…]

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