6 Ways Blockchain Revolutionizes Digital Marketing

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Blockchain technology is often associated with bitcoin and cryptocurrencies that are not only disrupting the financial sector but transforming the way various industries do business. Blockchain is a decentralized technology, which is considered to be the next huge wave in technology. It has everything documented and verified, allowing decentralized communication between different parties. The global […]

Open Source Security Risks and Vulnerabilities to Know in 2019

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Open source projects provide software development teams with well-built libraries and frameworks which they can freely use in their projects to improve the speed and efficiency of software development.  Despite the pros of open source projects, there are issues with security risks and code vulnerabilities when using components from such projects. The majority of commercial […]

4 Ways Big Data Has Made Bluetooth A Terrifying Security Risk

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Big data has created both positive and negative impacts on digital technology. On the one hand, big data technology has made it easier for companies to serve their customers. On the other hand, big data has created a number of security risks that they need to be aware of, especially with brands leveraging Hadoop technology. […]

The Relevance Of Big Data For Multi-Factor Authentication Solutions

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Big data is playing an essential role in authentication. This will become a greater concern than ever, as security risks mount. Kaushik Pal wrote an insightful article on user authentication in Technopedia a couple of years ago. The importance of user authentication has risen since that article was first published. Experts are now discussing the […]

Here’s How VPNs Can Protect Against Big Data Leaks

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Virtual private networks (VPNs), can help you unblock content and VPNS can protect you from hackers and shady third-parties. VPNs offer privacy online and can stop governments, schools, and employers from tracking the sites you visit. But, how do VPNs protect against data leaks? And, importantly, how do you know your VPN is leak-free? How […]

Are Humans Still Your Best Asset?

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In January, Masergy predicted that 2019 will be “The Year of Artificial Intelligence.” There’s no question that the term is popping up everywhere as enterprises yearn to turn big data into a competitive edge. The same goes for cybersecurity. Everyone wants to leverage machine learning, behavior analytics, and AI so IT teams can “up the […]