These are some of the cybersecurity stories CTOvision is tracking. For others see our portal into all things cybersecurity and cyberwar. Facebook lets advertisers target users based on sensitive interests CTOvision has been tracking the Facebook data issues for quite a while and will continued to keep you in the loop (see The Ethics Of AI and Big Data: Facebook and Cambridge … [Read more...] about Facebook gives sensitive user information to advertisers, White House emails not protected, Discounted cyber insurance, Intel’s unethical conduct
Every year the RSA conference brings together members of the cybersecurity community for a week of presentations, discussions, tech demos and socials. Concurrent with the event there is always a flurry of press releases. Many are designed to highlight a company’s product or service. Many, like the annoucement of the new Microsoft led coalition of tech firms, might be well … [Read more...] about Global Cyber Alliance Release: Perhaps the most important of the 2018 RSA Conference Season
Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB) have been hot for the last 5 years. But how do you select a CASB? It has gotten to the point where every firm is either using one, evaluating one, or studying how to use them. This makes sense, since any successful cloud transition strategy should including appropriate attention being placed on how to secure, control and manage corporate … [Read more...] about How Do I select a Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB)?
Social media has become an integral part of society, and having a presence on these platforms is a must for businesses in the present world. Barely a decade ago, only a small proportion of the globe were exposed to social media. A few years later, the list of social media networks has continued to grow and impact the society. In 2008, only 24 percent of the United States … [Read more...] about Leveraging Social Media to Expand Business Data Globally
With the number of cyber crimes climbing every day, and the costs of each cyberattack higher than the last, the word “hacker” has come to carry a very negative connotation. Business owners who are afraid of litigation cringe when they hear the word. Private individuals who are worried their identities will be stolen—or who have already had their identities stolen before—get … [Read more...] about How Cybersecurity Benefits from Hackers