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forbes.com - Joe Onisick - Council Post: Overcoming The InfoSec Identity Crisis
Council Post: Overcoming The InfoSec Identity Crisis
Forbes

Polarizing technologist, leader, marketeer, channel whisperer. Principal with Transformation Continuum. getty Information security (InfoSec) was born in the '70s with two research projects, Creeper and Reaper — the world's first computer…

nzherald.co.nz - David Fisher - Analysis: False information is a national security issue
Analysis: False information is a national security issue
NZ Herald

Chantelle Baker interviewing her father, conservative politician Leighton Baker, in early February as the protest convoy left Christchurch for Wellington. Photo / Supplied The protest at Parliament accelerated the manipulation and poisoning of the…

forbes.com - Serenity Gibbons - 7 Trends That Could Change The Logistics Industry Forever
7 Trends That Could Change The Logistics Industry Forever
Forbes

The logistics industry has had a rough few years. COVID-19, the Ever Given, and other hiccups have led to large-scale supply chain disruptions, confusing new rules and restrictions, and tumultuous shifts in customers demand. Of course, the…

businessinsider.com - Matthew Lynley - How companies are dealing with cybersecurity in the remote work era
How companies are dealing with cybersecurity in the remote work era
Business Insider

While companies adjusted to the technical cybersecurity aspects of remote work, it's not over yet. Organizations will have to build a workplace culture around security and compliance to stay safe. Cisco's Wendy Nather and Cloudera's Carolyn Duby…

fortune.com - Tristan Bove - Mastercard's latest test would make credit cards obsolete by letting customers use their faces and finger prints to pay in stores
Mastercard's latest test would make credit cards obsolete by letting customers use their faces and finger prints to pay in stores
Fortune

Mastercard wants to do away with the actual credit cards by letting customers pay using their faces or hands. The company is testing new biometric verification methods as part of a push towards doing business in the metaverse, Ajay Bhalla…

businessinsider.com - Rosalie Chan - How to prevent and respond to ransomware attacks, according to experts
How to prevent and respond to ransomware attacks, according to experts
Business Insider

Ransomware attacks can be costly and damaging to an organization's reputation. Companies can implement security programs to keep track of data assets and plan for cyberattacks. Cybersecurity experts Jackie Singh and Debbie Reynolds tell Insider how…

seekingalpha.com - ARK Investment Management - E-Commerce Shift Could Boost Digital Advertising Market By 2026
E-Commerce Shift Could Boost Digital Advertising Market By 2026
SeekingAlpha

Americans appear to be shifting how they spend their time and money. In 2021, e-commerce accounted for nearly 14% of total retail sales, up from 11% in 2019. Despite losing share, however, the physical retail footprint in the US remains large. In…

businessinsider.com - Ben Tobin - Walmart is quietly seeing exponential growth with its new data-monetization platform
Walmart is quietly seeing exponential growth with its new data-monetization platform
Business Insider

Walmart Luminate saw 75% growth quarter over quarter, company leaders said on Tuesday. The platform launched in October to provide a suite of data products to merchants and suppliers. Luminate's growth comes as Walmart doubles down on its efforts…

medium.com - Neo - Polaris Launchpad Hackathon Judging Has Begun
Polaris Launchpad Hackathon Judging Has Begun
Medium

Congratulations to everyone who has worked so hard to plan, develop, and submit your projects to the Polaris Launchpad Hackathon. Neo's first Launchpad Hackathon event of 2022 saw more than 600 registrants from 69 countries and has received more…

venturebeat.com - VB Staff - Why observability data is crucial for digital transformation
Why observability data is crucial for digital transformation
VentureBeat

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 - 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today ! In 2022, observability data volumes could increase…

venturebeat.com - Abiola Ayodele - Seclore accelerates focus to lead in enterprise data security
Seclore accelerates focus to lead in enterprise data security
VentureBeat

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 - 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today ! Seclore, a data-centric security platform (DCSP) for…

thescottishsun.co.uk - Jamie Harris - Zuck plan to add NEW metaverse feature that could HELP paedos evade cops slammed
Zuck plan to add NEW metaverse feature that could HELP paedos evade cops slammed
The Scottish Sun

SAFETY experts have hit out at Mark Zuckerberg's plans to roll out encryption even further, putting children at greater risk from paedophiles in the metaverse. The tech billionaire wants to bring controversial end-to-end encryption to messaging and…

zawya.com - undefined - Trend Micro to accelerate the security stance of Qatar
Trend Micro to accelerate the security stance of Qatar
ZAWYA

Company to showcase pioneering solutions with leading insights, and advanced practices fortifying the security stance in the country. Doha, Qatar:– Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions…

techrepublic.com - Brian Stone - Half of global CISOs feel their organization is unprepared to deal with cyberattacks
Half of global CISOs feel their organization is unprepared to deal with cyberattacks
TechRepublic

New hybrid and remote work environments have employees in the IT sector worried, and chief information security officers (CISOs) are no exception. As part of Proofpoint's “ 2022 Voice of the CISO ” report, it was revealed that 50% of…

siliconrepublic.com - Leigh Mc Gowran - EU moves forward to bring in tougher cybersecurity rules
EU moves forward to bring in tougher cybersecurity rules
Silicon Republic

The measures of the NIS 2 Directive will cover a wider range of critical sectors, while increasing the cybersecurity requirements imposed on companies. EU lawmakers have agreed to bring in tougher cybersecurity measures that expand the scope of…

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