David Strom is one of the leading experts on network and Internet technologies and has written and spoken extensively on IT security and technology for more than 30 years. David has a Masters of Science, Operations Research degree from Stanford University, and a Bachelor of Science from Union College.
Fortunately, Uber reported this breach and acted on it quickly.
Roughly a third of all connected devices have insecure defaults, such as no or weak password protection or poor software design, that make them ripe for exploits.
Exploring the reasons for ransomware's rise over the past decade as well as measures necessary to start investing in a more secure future.
The manner in which these two organizations responded to their respective breaches is instructive.
The more proactive you are, the less of an impact any breach will have on your operations.
At a recent hearing held by the House Intelligence Committee, witnesses emphasized the threat of spyware to various democracies around the world.
The right program can make it much easier for businesses to automate their patch management.
A reminder that you can’t be too careful, especially when it comes to clicking on those PDFs.