Adding Cyber Security to Corporate Risk Management

Corporate boards and senior management like to focus on business. They love the numbers, the strategy and the success of a business operation. They have a passion for it and that is why they are sitting on board or managing a global company. They do not like to talk as much about risks, much less plan for them. When it comes to information governance and protecting the company from hackers…

Security Readers’ Choice Awards 2014: Identity and access management

Readers vote on the best identity and access management systems of 2014. The identity and access management (IAM) market has been shaped by two emerging trends over the last year: ease of use for customers, and extensibility into cloud and mobile use cases. IAM products have also become more focused on establishing behavioral baselines and providing anomaly-based alerts, says Andras Cser, vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research Inc.,…

Sacooru Launches the World’s 1st Cyber Security Awareness Cloud Platform

Sacooru, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of the world’s first security awareness cloud training platform. Sacooru.com delivers innovative, industry standard security awareness training to individuals, corporations, schools, universities, govenrment agencies and non-profit organizations anywhere, on any device, at any-time. The Sacooru.com cloud-based platform boasts ready-to-deliver highly engaging information security lessons, your own branded training portal, interactive 3D learning games, quizzes and a Certificate of Completion for every user.…

NASA prepares for serious sysadmin work – reimaging Opportunity Rover out on MARS!

Admit it: whenever you apply a patch that requires a restart, you suck in a great big breath just before you hit the [Reboot] button. Having a bigger-than-usual lungful of air just when you reboot won’t actually help, of course, because you’re never going to be able to hold your breath clear through to Face-The-Music Friday. But taking that oversized breath is a visceral reaction to the risk of a…

It’s time to fix iCloud

By Dave Smith Apple products are designed to “just work.” But iCloud, Apple’s integrated internet-based service for synchronizing content across devices, is an uncharacteristic wreck – and has been for awhile. Millions of people are learning about iCloud after a 4chan user hacked several prominent actresses’ phones and posted hundreds of private photos online this weekend. Thing is, that particular hack was allegedly the work of several hackers over several…