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Ransomware 101

By Jacob Serpa  |  May 17, 2017 at 6:00 AM  | 

ilya-pavlov-87438.jpgUnless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few weeks, you know that there has been a notable increase in cyberattacks around the world. Hackers have been spreading a type of ransomware called “WannaCry” via emails that trick recipients to open attachments that make them vulnerable to the attack.

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Malware: Painting a Picture

By Jacob Serpa  |  May 11, 2017 at 6:00 AM  | 

alice-achterhof-85968.jpgPart One

Now more than ever, companies are flocking to the cloud. Through a variety of software as a service (SaaS) and infrastructure as a service (IaaS), enterprises are able to raise their efficiency, increase their flexibility, and decrease costs. However, pursuing these benefits does come with some risk. In particular, malware and ransomware have transformed from issues on endpoints to systematic threats to organizations’ suites of cloud apps.

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AirPods and CASBs

By Anurag Kahol  |  May 8, 2017 at 6:00 AM  | 

jaz-king-221367.jpgI was reading an article on Apple’s AirPods, when this line caught my attention:

“... most companies focus on making a product that's appealing to buy, whereas Apple's not-so-secret magic has been in devising ones that are appealing to use.”

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repeal and replace

By Nat Kausik  |  May 5, 2017 at 2:30 PM  | 

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Repeal and replace might have controversial connotations, but not in this case.   

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