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Operational Adequacy Schemes Needed To Pass Privacy Law Transfer Scrutiny

Operational Adequacy Schemes Needed To Pass Privacy Law Transfer Scrutiny

It will take some time for all the dust to settle on last week’s judgment of the EU Court of Justice in the Privacy Shield case about data transfers to the U.S.

Forbes July 21, 2020
Hackers Can Now Trick USB Chargers To Destroy Your Devices—This Is How It Works

Hackers Can Now Trick USB Chargers To Destroy Your Devices—This Is How It Works

Not all cyberattacks focus on data theft. Sometimes the intent is “to achieve destruction of the physical world through digital means,” Chinese tech giant Tencent warns.

Forbes July 20, 2020
Privacy By Design: Responding To The EU-US Privacy Shield Ruling

Privacy By Design: Responding To The EU-US Privacy Shield Ruling

Last week, the EU Court of Justice struck down the EU-US Privacy Shield agreement. This agreement was the mechanism under which US companies were able to process and use privacy-related data since a similar ruling in 2015 with respect to the old Safe Harbor mechanism.

Forbes July 20, 2020
Improving Online Learning Experiences One Secured Endpoint At A Time

Improving Online Learning Experiences One Secured Endpoint At A Time

Bottom Line: Defining the perfect mix of cloud apps, platforms and secured endpoints to create compelling online learning experiences customizable to students’ learning strengths is how schools are overcoming the challenge of virtual teaching.

Forbes July 19, 2020
Microsoft Edge Ramps Up The Browser Wars With Stellar New Features To Beat Chrome

Microsoft Edge Ramps Up The Browser Wars With Stellar New Features To Beat Chrome

Microsoft has just ramped things up a notch as it looks to take on Chrome in the browser wars, with a bunch of new features arriving as part of the latest Edge update.

Forbes July 18, 2020
Dissecting The Twitter Hack With A Cybersecurity Evangelist

Dissecting The Twitter Hack With A Cybersecurity Evangelist

Bottom Line: Shattering the false sense of security in tech, the recent Twitter hack blended altruism, fame, greed, social engineering via SIM swapping and insider threats to steal $120,000 from victims when the economic and political damage could have been far worse.

Forbes July 18, 2020
Google Meet Upgrade Aims To Make Zoombombing A Thing Of The Past

Google Meet Upgrade Aims To Make Zoombombing A Thing Of The Past

Google Meet has just announced an update which will mean that Zoombombing is history. It’s been confirmed that it will be rolled out to G Suite for Education customers and was announced in the G Suite Updates blog and picked up by Damien Wilde at 9to5Google.

Forbes July 15, 2020
Zooming In On Cyber Governance: Top Ten Actions For Boards And Execs

Zooming In On Cyber Governance: Top Ten Actions For Boards And Execs

Shortly after the coronavirus shutdowns began in March 2020, businesses and people across the country started using Zoom for remote working, video meetings, and keeping up with family and friends.

Forbes July 14, 2020
Cyberwarfare Requires Speed, Adaptability And Visibility To Win

Cyberwarfare Requires Speed, Adaptability And Visibility To Win

Cybersecurity is now a war of attrition. Companies face new threats every day, and it is impossible to keep up with the frequency and volume of vulnerabilities that profoundly impact a company’s IT hygiene.

Forbes July 14, 2020
How To Develop Playbooks For Cybersecurity

How To Develop Playbooks For Cybersecurity

A company is a lot like an ecosystem. There are a lot of working parts that create and sustain a delicate environment. Multiple departments keep the entire system working like clockwork.

Forbes July 13, 2020
Why Security Needs To Be Integral To DevOps

Why Security Needs To Be Integral To DevOps

Bottom Line: DevOps and security teams need to leave one-time gating inspections in the past and pursue a more collaborative real-time framework to achieve their shared compliance, security and time-to-market goals.

Forbes July 12, 2020
As We Return To Work It’s Time For Clear Thinking On Cloud Security

As We Return To Work It’s Time For Clear Thinking On Cloud Security

Cloud computing is a wonderful tool for business at any time. Organisations that haven’t embraced it already are likely to have it on their roadmap.

Forbes July 8, 2020
Microsoft Unleashes A Tidal Wave Of Major New Teams Features To Beat Zoom

Microsoft Unleashes A Tidal Wave Of Major New Teams Features To Beat Zoom

As perhaps the most valid Zoom competitor in the video conferencing market, Microsoft Teams has had a busy few months of new feature releases. Today, Microsoft has really outdone itself after announcing a tidal wave of new Teams features set to launch this year.

Forbes July 8, 2020
The Importance Of Keeping The Supply Chain Of Ideas Open: A Reflection Of Why Export Restrictions On AI Models Stifle Innovation

The Importance Of Keeping The Supply Chain Of Ideas Open: A Reflection Of Why Export Restrictions On AI Models Stifle Innovation

This concept of keeping supply chains open made me revisit the beginning of 2020, when the Trump Administration imposed new export controls on AI software, an area I am deeply invested in and have spent years building.

Forbes July 7, 2020
4 Evolving Technology Areas Of Smart Cybersecurity

4 Evolving Technology Areas Of Smart Cybersecurity

Smart Cybersecurity is a logical reaction to try to manage risk by lessening security gaps often posed by reliance on manual processes that are impacted by a continual cybersecurity skills shortage and the administrative burdens of data security management.

Forbes July 5, 2020
Your Screen Resolution Can Stop Malware: Here’s How That Works

Your Screen Resolution Can Stop Malware: Here’s How That Works

Trickbot has been a notorious, prevalent, and highly dangerous malware strain ever since it burst onto the threat radar in 2016. The successor to Dyer, a banking Trojan of some repute, Trickbot has relentlessly evolved courtesy of it being modular in nature.

Forbes July 2, 2020

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