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GDPR Compliance: Things that Companies Tend to Overlook

The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), which is the European Union’s new privacy regulation, came into effect in May 2018. The compliance rules of the GDPR, though they seem to be simple, do have some minor complications and hence companies that seek to comply with the regulation should see to it that they don’t overlook

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Design Website Houzz Caught In Data Breach

Home improvement and design website Houzz has publicly disclosed that an unauthorized third party had obtained a file containing user data. This looks like the data breach was discovered late last year. According to a report in scmagazine, the FAQ page published on Houzz.com today says that the compromised information falls under three categories: •

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Android Malware That Triggers Only When It Detects Motion

This is a rather different piece of news- an Android malware that triggers only when it detects some motion has been detected. Malware authors think of all kinds of ways in which they could prevent their malware from being detected by security companies and security software. Hence, over the years, they have been creating viruses,

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Man-In-The-Middle 3rd Party App, To Be Filtered By Firefox 66

Having installed antivirus software both became a blessing and a curse for any computer user. It used to be all beneficial as antimalware software manages to detect suspicious behaviors in Windows before the damage is done. However, this capability of antimalware software has its corresponding limitations like damaging the actual Windows files that prevent the

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Securing IoT Devices against Increasing Cyber Threats

Artificial intelligence (AI), and most people must have heard about it. AI enables people to have a great online experience, and it is the engine behind cyber technology. Delivering automated services, and more personalized engagement with brands and providers. It also protects people online, detecting threats in real time and preventing cyber attacks. AI is

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Newly Released ATLAS MMORPG, Newest Victim of “PewDiePie” Meme Attacks

Playing an online game is one of the most relaxing activity a person can engage without leaving the conveniences of one’s home. Unfortunately, this may not always the case these days, as the game can experience cybersecurity issue as well just like any computer system. This scenario happened recently with ATLAS, the newly released Massively

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Why a Digital Technology Company Should Go Global

Many digital technology companies today show the tendency to go global. There obviously are many advantages of going global, and that’s what makes companies take such a step. For technology companies, unlike companies that deal with physical products, it’s rather easy to have a global presence. Choices, at all levels, are multifaceted while there is

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The Importance of Security in Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers and Acquisitions- big things happening in the world of business. M&As have yielded wonderful results and have even resulted in the genesis of some of the most successful of business firms. Well, let’s look at another aspect of the M&A process. Typically seen as a mere boardroom thing, there are other aspects of M&A

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Discussing Data Culture Development Within an Organization

Every organization today needs to develop a data culture, one that would pervade the whole of the organization and touch every single member within the organizational set-up. This is because we are living in a world where organizations are basically data-driven. Hence there is an absolute need to develop a data culture, with focus on

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Why Securing Small Business Against Hacking is Important

It’s not just the big businesses that are hacked, smaller ones too are targeted by cybercriminals. Well, while big companies would have the resources to survive even multiple big data breaches, smaller ones might get shattered with just one small breach. The losses incurred due to a data breach (financial loss, loss in customer trust

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