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Privacy, Security

Zoom adds new security option – end-to-end encryption for meetings, starting October 19

October 15, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

In its company blog, Zoom has just announced that end-to-end encryption (E2EE) will be given as an option to both paid and free Zoom users starting October 19. The new security feature will be in a “technical preview” state within […]


Privacy, Security

Google adds new “high visibility” security alerts

October 8, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Google published a blog on Wednesday explaining how the company plans on using a new process to alert Google Account subscribers when a serious security issue pops up. Back in 2015, Android alerts were used to notify people when they […]


Internet, Privacy, Security, Wireless & Cloud

2 egregious cloud security threats the CSA missed

September 29, 2020

Via: Info World

My interesting weekend reading was this Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) report, which was vendor sponsored, highlighting 11 cloud security threats that should be on top of everyone’s mind. These threats are described as “egregious.” CSA surveyed 241 experts on security […]


Privacy, Security

Security Think Tank: Beware security blind spots at the edge

September 4, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

While the traditional idea of the centralised datacentre is not going anywhere anytime soon, there is growing recognition that the way in which organisations process, store and analyse data is changing. The operating models of many organisations now point to […]


Privacy, Security

Security Think Tank: Datacentre security is a business imperative

September 3, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

We have seen unprecedented change in business and user working styles. Some businesses have moved exclusively to cloud and datacentre, some have done what looks the opposite and started bringing the edge of their network back into a physical domain […]


Privacy, Security

Security Think Tank: Seven steps to edge security

September 2, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

Compute and storage decentralisation is a pattern that modern organisations are considering in their roadmap with growing interest. This is in order to cope with limited latency tolerance and bandwidth availability typical of 5G applications and emerging IoT (internet of […]


Computing, Data Management, Privacy, Security

9 ways to build privacy into your cloud applications

August 31, 2020

Via: Info World

Privacy is one of those nebulous ideas that everyone loves. Delivering it, though, is a job that’s full of nuance and tradeoffs. Turn the dial too far to one side and the databases are useless. Turn it too far in […]


Privacy, Security

What are the latest GDPR security breach enforcement trends?

August 26, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

In the run-up to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into force in 2018, the increased level of fines combined with a raft of new and enhanced data protection obligations created a big stir. Some organisations sprang into action, […]


Privacy, Security

Apple was conflicted over right-to-repair stance, emails show

July 30, 2020

Via: The Verge

Apple hasn’t always known what public position to take on right-to-repair policies and legislation, according to recently published internal emails. The 2019 discussion, provided to Congress for its antitrust investigation, highlights the Apple PR team’s struggle to keep public messaging […]


Cybersecurity, Privacy, Security

The Security Interviews: What CISOs can learn from Covid-19

June 30, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

More than three months into the global Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, we have all become familiar with the advice on how not to catch this mysterious and horrible disease, which some people seem to be able to shake off with ease, […]