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5 top trends in endpoint security for 2018

Endpoint security is focused on locking down endpoints — individual computers, phones, tablets and other network-enabled devices — in order to keep networks safe. Of course, as threats evolve, endpoint security suites must evolve as well.

What is a Chief Security Officer? Understanding this critical role

The Chief Security Officer (CSO) is the executive responsible for the organization's entire security posture, both physical and cyber, and has the big picture view of the company's operational risk.

Amitabh Kant- In 90 secs

Know everything about Amitabh Kant, CEO of NITI Aayog, an IAS officer and the architect behind Startup India, Make in India, and the Digital India programs in 90 seconds. 

 

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Online voting is impossible to secure. So why are some governments using it?

If you thought electronic voting machines were insecure, wait 'til you meet online voting.

Why blockchain isn’t always the answer

Blockchain vendors are touting the technology as a solution to many security (and other) problems. Consider costs and alternatives before jumping on the bandwagon.

New Georgia law criminalizes good-faith security research, permits vigilante action

Georgia cybersecurity folks are outraged about SB 315, and warn that it could cost the state jobs.

What tech captains can take away from the ball-tampering storm: Parthasarathy, M&M

Tolerance of unethical factors can destroy a company. If you don’t know what you stand for – then you stand for nothing, says V S Parthasarathy, Group CFO, Group CIO and member of the Group Executive Board at Mahindra & Mahindra. 

Reputational risk and social media: When you're blocked or banned without notice

Businesses depend on sites like Facebook, Twitter, Dropbox, and Apple to interact with customers, promote their messages and store content. One complaint against you can shut you off from those services and damage your brand.

Wipro’s Rishad Premji is the new NASSCOM chairman

Wipro’s board member and Chief Strategy Officer, Rishad Premji appointed as the chairman of NASSCOM for 2018-19.

CISOs will have increasing influence on the top management: Biju K, Federal Bank

Businesses across the globe have started to see information security as a business priority and this alignment has enhanced the influence of CISOs on top management, says Biju K, Chief Information Security Head of Federal Bank.

Six myths CEOs believe about security

Want a more effective IT security strategy? Dispel your CEO and senior management of these common cybersecurity misconceptions.

Facebook-Cambridge Analytica fiasco: The complete timeline and Zuckerberg, Sandberg apologies

Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook on Wednesday wrote an apology stating about the whole fiasco. Here is also the timeline of the events unfolded from Data Analytica's time in Facebook to the complete ban of it.