Practical And Effective Ways To Protect Your Data

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Cloud based storage has truly revolutionized the way business is done today. No longer do you have to take your portable hard drive or thumb drive everywhere you go. From Dropbox to Google Drive, the cloud-based solutions available today can help you store data online, while giving you the ability to access this information at […]

Factors Behind Data Storage Security: Is Your Business Vulnerable?

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Data storage security has become a top priority for businesses, both large and small. Data breaches and sensitive material exposure is reason enough to take data storage security seriously. In fact, in the first quarter of 2018, there were 668 data breaches with over 22 million records exposed. Business growth, government crackdowns, and cost are […]

How Artificial Intelligence Puts James Bond Tracking Tools In Your Home

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Artificial intelligence can help keep your family safe in many ways. Many people recognize that is has led to the development of new security systems, but there are less commonly discussed benefits. One of the biggest benefits is that it helps with location device tracking. Tracking someone’s activity on a map seems like stuff straight […]

Machine Learning Makes VPNs Excellent Options For Cybersecurity

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Machine learning is having a substantial impact on the future of security. One of the biggest examples is with modern VPNs. Taylor Francis Online recently published a report titled “Comparison of machine-learning algorithms for classification of VPN network traffic flow using time-related features.” This report shows that VPNs use a number of machine learning technology, […]

How Secure Are The Most Popular Mobile Payment Methods?

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As technology gets increasingly more advanced, things become smaller and easier to access than ever before — including our shopping and spending habits. The switch from using physical cash first moved to payments through checks before onward to credit cards. Now we process payments entirely online with a series of numbers without ever taking a […]

Databricks Security Advisory: Critical Runc Vulnerability (CVE-2019-5736)

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Databricks became aware of a new critical runc vulnerability (CVE-2019-5736) on February 12, 2019 that allows malicious container users to gain root access to the host operating system. This vulnerability affects many container runtimes, including Docker and LXC. The Databricks security team has evaluated the vulnerability and confirmed that, due to the Databricks platform architecture, […]