AT&T, Sprint, Verizon to Stop Sharing Customer Location Data With Third Parties

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:03:44 +0000

In the wake of a scandal involving third-party companies leaking or selling precise, real-time location data on virtually all Americans who own a mobile phone, the four major wireless carriers have responded to requests from a U.S. senator for more details about how the carriers are managing access to this extremely sensitive information. While three out of four providers said they had cancelled data sharing agreements with some of the offending companies, only one — Verizon — pledged to terminate all of them and initiate a wholesale review of their location data-sharing practices.

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Launched! Video Series on Data Center Operations Best Practices

Credit to Author: Abby Gabriel| Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:00:00 +0000

According to The Uptime Institute, 70 percent of data center downtime can be attributed to human error. As data center operations take on increasing levels of complexity, even experts who… Read more »

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Motor Protection: 5 reasons to choose circuit breakers over fuses

Credit to Author: Henrique Matheus| Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:00:17 +0000

In the beginning, only fuses were used in electrical distribution systems to protect people and equipment against short circuits, circuit overloads, and other types of faults. Then, circuit breakers were… Read more »

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Why Saving Time Is Vital to Your Business

Credit to Author: Brad Wills| Date: Mon, 18 Jun 2018 21:21:19 +0000

With demand for electrical services growing and labor shortages continuing, the need to update business strategies – including new ways for saving time and enhancing efficiencies — remains critical for… Read more »

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Verizon to Stop Sharing Customer Location Data With Third Parties

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:03:44 +0000

In the wake of a scandal involving third-party companies leaking or selling precise, real-time location data on virtually all Americans who own a mobile phone, the four major wireless carriers have responded to requests from a U.S. senator for more details about how the carriers are managing access to this extremely sensitive information. While three out of four providers said they had cancelled data sharing agreements with some of the offending companies, only one — Verizon — pledged to terminate all of them and initiate a wholesale review of their location data-sharing practices.

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Driving data security is a shared responsibility, here’s how you can protect yourself

Credit to Author: Jenny Erie| Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:00:05 +0000

You’re driving a long, dark road on a rainy night. If you’re driving 20 miles over the speed limit and you don’t step on the brakes when the car in front of you comes to a sudden stop, is it your fault or your car manufacturers fault if you rear-end the car that is in

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Five easy ways to recognize and dispose of malicious emails

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:00:00 +0000

What should you check for to determine if an email is spam or malicious? Here are five red flags to look for—and what to do with those malicious emails when you find them.

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Can Your Managed Detection and Response Service Do This?

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 12:00:26 +0000

Submitted by Steve Duncan Trend Micro introduced its Managed Detection and Response service to North America. I had the chance to catch up with Jon Oltsik of ESG again to discuss what we are offering and why we think the time is right. As attackers become more sophisticated, enterprises must turn to more advanced detection…

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