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How business continuity is affected by poor password management [Webinar]

Passwords play an important role in authenticating users in an organization. As an IT admin, you’d hope that employees would understand the importance of password management and be more meticulous, but often, that’s not the case. Implementing strong password management …

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Microsoft pulls back faulty updates from February’s Patch Tuesday 

Were you among those sysadmins who devotedly installed all the updates from this Patch Tuesday? Well, buckle up! You may have to undo a few. 

February 11, 2020 was one of the biggest Patch Tuesday update rollouts, with fixes for …

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Is your business PCI DSS compliant? 

How Chooseus Life Insurance lost its customers’ cardholder details and their trust

In August 2019, reporters began flocking to Chooseus Life Insurance’s head office in Detroit after news leaked that thousands of the company’s customers had lost money due to …

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Five worthy reads: Why AI-as-a-Service, or AIaaS, is quickly growing in popularity

Five worthy reads is a regular column on five noteworthy items we’ve discovered while researching trending and timeless topics. Most companies use some type of “as-a-service” solution to optimize output, and this week, we shed some light on the latest

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Key security functions of unified endpoint management

As part of digital transformation, the adoption of a wide range of devices for work is on the rise. A unified endpoint management (UEM) solution is capable of enforcing management policies and configurations, as well as securing endpoints. In a …

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The comprehensive guide to managing your network configurations

Configurations are an integral part of network devices, and it’s important to keep a watchful eye on these configurations to ensure networks function seamlessly. However, pouring over configurations can be quite a time-consuming challenge and requires continuous manual effort, especially …

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Microsoft’s February Patch Tuesday comes with fixes for 99 vulnerabilities

This Patch Tuesday, a total of 99 vulnerabilities have been addressed, making the February 2020 Patch Tuesday the biggest yet. As an early Valentine’s gift, Microsoft has provisioned administrators with numerous security and non-security updates to apply to their endpoints. …

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Recovering from OneDrive for Business ransomware attacks

Ransomware has been a growing threat in recent years, and experts now estimate the cost of these attacks at $7.5 billion in the USA alone in 2019. The affected institutions include 966 government agencies, educational establishments, and healthcare providers. Since …

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Sizing up the CCPA: How the USA’s new privacy regulation measures up against the GDPR 

The California Consumer Protection (CCPA) act took effect on January 1, 2020, and companies across the globe are scrambling to get their act together to avoid non-compliance penalties.

Although enforcement of the CCPA doesn’t officially begin until July 2020, the …

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