Encryption 101: a malware analyst’s primer

Credit to Author: Vasilios Hioureas| Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:53:13 +0000

A primer on encryption mechanisms and how they are exploited by malware authors, including an introduction to encryption and the main methods used to encrypt ransomware.

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5 ways blockchain is the new business collaboration tool

Credit to Author: Lucas Mearian| Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:06:00 -0800

While blockchain may have cut its teeth on the cryptocurrency Bitcoin, the distributed electronic ledger technology is quickly making inroads across a variety of industries.

That’s mainly because of its innate security and its potential for improving systems  operations all while reducing costs and creating new revenue streams.

David Schatsky, a managing director at consultancy Deloitte LLP, believes blockchain’s diversity speaks to its versatility in addressing business needs, but “the impact that blockchain will have on businesses in various industries is not yet fully understood.”

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How Connectivity Will Control Everything We Know: Part 1

Credit to Author: Guest Blogger| Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:53:28 +0000

At SXSW this year, connectivity is more important than ever before as AI, IoT, and edge computing play a bigger role in delivering high-quality video, music, and gaming to consumers… Read more »

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Effective Goal Setting: Key to Moving in the Direction We Want to Go

Credit to Author: Employee Voices| Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:08:29 +0000

Written by Guest Blogger, Mariana C. Gonzalez Effective goal setting is fundamental in many aspects of our lives, whether we are drafting and proposing annual performance goals to our manager or… Read more »

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Reduce your business risk with an Energy and Power Management System (EPMS)

Credit to Author: Tony Hunt| Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:00:15 +0000

In my last post, we looked at how the cost, reliability and quality of electricity can present significant risks to your business if they are not managed. Whether you’re operating… Read more »

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Freud was Right: Accidents are Avoidable

Credit to Author: Livia Wiley| Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:44:58 +0000

One of Sigmund Freud’s most famous quotes centers around the “fact” that there is “no such thing as an accident”. Of course, his theories tended to be more of a… Read more »

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Trend Micro Achieves “Recommended” Rating from NSS Labs in Data Center IPS Group Test

Credit to Author: Elisa Lippincott (TippingPoint Global Product Marketing)| Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:05:26 +0000

One of the key use cases for our customers is the protection of their data center environments, which can involve moving off the perimeter into the data center or segmenting their data center from the rest of the organization. It is imperative that a data center security solution not only deliver high inspection throughput and…

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