Ransomware: Do you pay the ransom? | Salted Hash Ep 19

InfoWorld - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 6:30am
Robert Gibbons, CTO at Datta, joins host Steve Ragan to talk about why companies pay out ransoms, the role of incident response plans and continuity strategies, and how companies weigh the risks.
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Managing open-source mobile security and privacy for activists worldwide | Salted Hash Ep 18

InfoWorld - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 7:00am
Nathan Freitas, who heads The Guardian Project, talks with host Steve Ragan and senior writer J.M. Porup about the group's easy-to-use secure apps, open-source software libraries, and customized mobile devices being used around the world.
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Spectre and Meltdown | Salted Hash Ep 17

InfoWorld - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 7:00am
What is it about the Spectre and Meltdown attacks that scared everyone so much? Host Steve Ragan and J.M. Porup talk through the impact of these hardware flaws.
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Get 3 Years of NordVPN Service for Just $2.75 Per Month

InfoWorld - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 10:43am

NordVPN promises a private and fast path through the public internet, with no logs and unmetered access for 6 simultaneous devices. They are currently running a promotion, but you'll have to use this link to find it. Its typical price has been discounted to $99 for 3 years of service. That's a good deal at just $2.75 per month.  See the $2.75/month NordVPN holiday deal here.

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InfoWorld Technology of the Year Awards

InfoWorld - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 12:00pm

InfoWorld’s annual Technology of the Year Awards recognize the best and most innovative products in the most important hardware and software categories to businesses and IT professionals.

The Technology of the Year Awards are not open to outside nominations; selections are made by InfoWorld editors and reviewers. To have your product considered for a 2019 Technology of the Year Award, contact Executive Editor Doug Dineley before September 1, 2018. The 2019 Technology of the Year Award winners will be announced January 30, 2019.

Previous Technology of the Year Award winners

Marketing/PR: Get the promotional materials Congratulations on winning a Technology of the Year award! Look here for all the information you’ll need to tell the world.

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Ready for the EU's GDPR compliance deadline? Many companies aren't | Salted Hash Ep 16

InfoWorld - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 6:30am
CSO senior editor Michael Nadeau joins host Steve Ragan to talk about predictions for 2018, including the looming GDPR compliance deadline.
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Tech Talk: IT trends for 2018 – passwords on the way out, blockchain evolves

InfoWorld - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 2:30pm
Our tech panel envisions the end of passwords, looks at how blockchain is evolving, details why 'serverless' computing is a boon to devs and wonders why Apple's HomePod seems late to the game.
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Tech Talk: The beginning of the end of the password in 2018

InfoWorld - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 12:00am
Hackers can crack them, and users are careless with them. Passwords have long been problematic, but they are getting renewed attention after a series of major breaches. Our panelists look at the coming technology to help with password security.
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