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How to monitor Windows to prevent credential theft attacks

InfoWorld - 11 hours 54 min ago
Attackers are now enabling WDigest credential caching to allow them to harvest credentials. Here’s how to spot it.
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All about U.S. tech antitrust investigations | TECH(feed)

InfoWorld - Tue, 09/17/2019 - 9:46am
Four large tech companies -- Apple, Amazon, Google and Facebook are under investigation in the U.S. for allegedly anticompetitive behavior. These antitrust investigations on both the federal and state levels are aimed at uncovering the practices these companies engage in to eliminate competition. In this episode of TECH(feed), Juliet discusses the House investigation into big tech and how Congress plans to investigate potential wrongdoing by these companies.
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Lemonade is changing the way we insure our homes

InfoWorld - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 10:05am

Your home can be broken into or destroyed by a natural disaster when you least expect it. When that happens, how will you get back on your feet? Ideally, you would’ve been paying homeowner’s or renter’s insurance to cover your losses. Unfortunately, it can take weeks or even months to receive your money after filing a claim. 

Lemonade is here to save the day in less than a day. With rates starting as low as $5/mo for renter’s insurance and $25/mo for homeowner’s insurance, you can rest assured that your property claims can be approved and reimbursed within seconds. 

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How to set up Microsoft Teams for security and compliance

InfoWorld - Wed, 09/11/2019 - 6:00am
These are the security and compliance decisions you need to make when deploying Microsoft Teams.
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Cloud security: Inside the shared responsibility model

InfoWorld - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 9:09am
The Capital One security fiasco has underlined that securing the cloud is both a complicated technology and contractual problem.
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How the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) will affect you and your business | TECH(talk)

InfoWorld - Fri, 09/06/2019 - 12:27pm
The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) is, in some ways, similar to Europe's GDPR. This rule, which goes into effect in 2020, gives individual users more ownership over their own data. Users can even refuse to allow companies to sell their online data. As the compliance deadline approaches, CSO Online contributor Maria Kolokov and senior editor Michael Nadeau discuss with Juliet how CCPA may shift business models, change online behavior and reveal where exactly our data has been. Some tech companies, like Google, are even trying to exempt themselves from regulation. Failure to adhere to the rule could be an "extinction level" event.
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FTC fines YouTube, but do fines really encourage change? | TECH(feed)

InfoWorld - Thu, 09/05/2019 - 3:15pm
The FTC hit yet another tech company with a seemingly massive fine for mishandling user data. This time, YouTube, owned by Google, is forced to pay $170 million for collecting data about children under 13 without parental consent. The Federal Trade Commission slapped Facebook with a $5 billion fine just a few months ago. In this episode of TECH(feed), Juliet asks whether or not these fines are effective in regulating the tech industry.
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How to disable basic or legacy authentication to set up MFA in Office 365

InfoWorld - Wed, 09/04/2019 - 6:00am
Microsoft recommends setting up multi-factor authentication in Windows 10 for better security, but you have to disable basic or legacy authentication first.
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What is phishing? Learn how this attack works

InfoWorld - Wed, 08/28/2019 - 6:00am
Phishing is a method of trying to gather personal information using deceptive e-mails and websites. Here's what you need to know about this increasingly sophisticated form of cyberattack.
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