Employee Spotlight – Bob Salmans, Security Training Architect

Linux Academy

Hear from one of our Security Training Architects, Bob Salmans, below and see why he loves working at Linux Academy. Security Training Architect. I create training courses related to information security.

How Microsoft Word “Protected View” Stops Information Leaks

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Unfortunately, these features can be abused by bad actors to obtain operational intelligence on individuals, or even to steal credentials. When you click on an ad, the ad server knows who you are by information added to the URL of the ad. But what other information has leaked?

Lessons from the Synergy Forum: Affordability of Cybersecurity & Risk Management

CTOvision

It is not realistic to try to completely prevent attacks on an enterprise’s system because attackers succeed very often. Incorporating these concepts into an enterprise’s strategic decision-making will certainly abet efforts to improve information security.

Disable WPAD now or have your accounts and private data compromised

Network World

The Web Proxy Auto-Discovery Protocol (WPAD), enabled by default on Windows and supported by other operating systems, can expose computer users' online accounts, web searches, and other private data, security researchers warn. based Context Information Security, during the DEF CON security conference this week.

The Emerging Science of Digital Forensics

Cloud Musings

This new and growing field includes high-tech crime investigation and computational defense across traditional IT like hardware, servers, operating systems and networks, as well as the new digital environments of social, mobile and cloud.

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Top Tech Websites 2019

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Information Technology Blog - - Top Tech Websites 2019 - Information Technology Blog. Thus it is essential to always stay on top of news and information, whether it be by newsletter, following RSS feeds and blogs, tutorials or going back to school. Security Tech Blogs.

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What Does It Take To Become a Computer Security Specialist

Galido

Every day new businesses and organizations that use systems to store important information are formed. This information is vulnerable to hacks and attacks from outside users. This is where the computer security specialist comes in. Jobs Security

Tech Blogs – Best Must Read Tech Resources 2019

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Information Technology Blog - - Tech Blogs – Best Must Read Tech Resources 2019 - Information Technology Blog. Thus it is essential to always stay on top of news and information, whether it be by newsletter, following RSS feeds and blogs, tutorials or going back to school.

How the CIO can Sleuth Mobile Systems

CIO Dashboard

The responsibility of conducting mobile forensic investigations in the workplace should fall in the lap of the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). Should devices that block employers from determining their level of risk exposure be permitted to interface with corporate systems?

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Best Tech Blogs – Must Read Tech Resources 2019

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Information Technology Blog - - Best Tech Blogs – Must Read Tech Resources 2019 - Information Technology Blog. Thus it is essential to always stay on top of news and information, whether it be by newsletter, following RSS feeds and blogs, tutorials or going back to school.

New Years Resolutions - Technology Style!

CIO Musings

Security - Let face it folks, it is time to get serious about information security. Remember, the bad guys already have your information, they stole it from someplace else like the federal government, Yahoo, HomeDepot Target or any one of a thousand other places. Turn on two-factor for all your accounts that support it (also called second factor, enhanced security, second passcode, token generator). Get it to the most recent operating system release.

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The 7 Step to Develop and Deploy Data Loss Prevention Strategy

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Information Technology Blog - - The 7 Step to Develop and Deploy Data Loss Prevention Strategy - Information Technology Blog. Hackercombat aims to guide the user with this guide to inform what’s new in data loss prevention systems, including cloud access security brokers.

How to Choose the Best Vulnerability Scanning Tool for Your Business

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Information Technology Blog - - How to Choose the Best Vulnerability Scanning Tool for Your Business - Information Technology Blog. For any business today, scanning its systems and network for vulnerabilities is of critical importance. Networking Security

When Generic IT Infrastructure Doesn't Cut It

Chuck's Blog - EMC

We almost take for granted that timely, accurate information is immediately available at our fingertips, in a format of our choosing. Now think about everyone in IT who helps to make all that database magic happen: operations, architects, database administrators, business analysts, etc.

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Invincea Names Former Verizon Terremark CISO as Chief Operating Officer

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Norm Laudermilch Brings 25 Years of Technical and Executive Experience Spanning Fortune 50 Companies and Security Startups. GARTNER SECURITY & RISK MANAGEMENT SUMMIT, NATIONAL HARBOR, MD —June 23, 2014 – Invincea, Inc., For more information, visit [link]. Cyber Security

Fixmo Announces Expanded Collaboration with Samsung, Enhanced Support for Samsung KNOX Secure Mobile Platform

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Fixmo Announces Expanded Collaboration with Samsung, Enhanced Support for Samsung KNOX Secure Mobile Platform. Fixmo SafeZone for Knox is the first cross-platform secure workspace solution to be fully managed by Samsung’s new Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) system. “We

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Best IT and Tech Blogs – Must Read Information Technology Resources 2019

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Information Technology Blog - - Best IT and Tech Blogs – Must Read Information Technology Resources 2019 - Information Technology Blog. Information Technology is constantly changing. What is Information Technology? Our Information Technology Blog Picks.

Best IT Blogs – Must Read Information Technology Resources 2019

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Information Technology Blog - - Best IT Blogs – Must Read Information Technology Resources 2019 - Information Technology Blog. Information Technology is constantly changing. What is Information Technology? Our Information Technology Blog Picks.

How to Remove Malicious Code, Malware from Websites?

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Information Technology Blog - - How to Remove Malicious Code, Malware from Websites? Information Technology Blog. So, if you want to make sure your website is clean get a website scan for security vulnerabilities with the following tools. Optimize – harden the security.

The Best Free Antivirus Software for Windows 7-10

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Information Technology Blog - - The Best Free Antivirus Software for Windows 7-10 - Information Technology Blog. In any case, the sudden rise of the substantial scale ransomware disease demonstrated to us some unquestionable security escape clauses in Microsoft’s fan top choice.

Invincea Integrates Cloud Analysis and Enterprise Response Capabilities at the Endpoint

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Invincea Redefines Endpoint Security with Integrated Endpoint, Cloud Analysis and Enterprise Response Capabilities. Our enterprise deployment of Invincea has greatly reduced our end user risk exposure,” said Christopher Walsh, FVP and Information Security Officer, Bank Leumi.

Invincea Platform Enhances Large-Scale Enterprise Deployments With FreeSpace 4.0 and Invincea Management Service 2.1 Releases

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the market leader for user protection against advanced cybersecurity threats through the use of secure virtual containers, today announced updates to the Invincea platform with the general availability of FreeSpace™ 4.0 operating system platform support, 32-bit and 64-bit systems.

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Top 5 Tips to Improve Your Linux Desktop Security 2017

Galido

Having Linux as your operating system is one of the better decisions you can make concerning your computer’s security. Even though Linux prides in protecting its clients more than its other competitors do, it is still susceptible to security issues if you’re not careful.

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Defense in Depth: Protecting the Organization’s Data

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Editor's note: in this post, Cognitio's Marty Meehan provides context on an economical, scalable and highly secure defense in depth solution leveraging PKWARE's Smartcrypt and QuintessenceLabs. - External security threats grow more sophisticated and unpredictable. Marty Meehan.

Top Ten Ways Not To Sink the Kubernetes Ship

Linux Academy

To ensure ongoing security site reliability engineers must work hand-in-hand with the CISO’s (Chief Information Security Officer) office to implement Kubernetes security. It is important to use security tooling such as OpenSCAP, the open source version of the Security Content Automation Protocol, to harden virtual machine images prior to their deployment in virtual private clouds. Implement Pod Security Policy. Linux Academy kubernetes security

Invincea Announces 54 New Enterprise Customers for Its Flagship Enterprise Solution, $8.1M in Advanced Research Contracts for Its Labs Division

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the market leader in the use of secure virtual containers for user protection against advanced cybersecurity threats, today announced accelerated momentum and major milestones, including: The company added 54 new enterprise customers over the past two quarters across major industry verticals including retail, hospitality, casinos and gaming, energy, financial services, healthcare, transportation, defense industrial, high tech, oil and gas, and federal and state government. By Bob Gourley.

Federal Government Signals Interest In Several Key Leading Edge Technologies

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One of the federal government’s key procurement arms, the General Services Administration (GSA), has released a survey to the tech community in the form of a request for information asking a few simple questions regarding the experience of their vendor base. As technologists we found the questions informative and insightful and even inspiring (it was great seeing the government prove they are tracking developments in the tech world). By Bob Gourley.

Implementation of Cloud Computing Solutions in Federal Agencies

Cloud Musings

Personal comments and insight on cloud computing related technologies and their use in the public sector to support net-centric operations. A benefit as well as a challenge, security concerns have also slowed the widespread adoption of cloud computing. A variety of security concerns exist. Security, of course, becomes increasingly critical in defense and intelligence IT environments. Cloudcuity Secure, Unified Cloud Management and Control Services.

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