Why Breach and Attack Simulations are a Must for Cybersecurity

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Due to the increasing risks brought about by cyberattack threats, cybersecurity has risen to the top of the agenda of most organizations. Companies are investing heavily in IT and cybersecurity solutions are expected to account a significant portion of overall spending. Gartner projects that over $124 billion will be spent on information security this year. However, […]

Self-Driving Cars & Cybersecurity: Will They Be Safe Enough?

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Consumers and politicians alike have been watching advancements in autonomous vehicles with bated breath. With cutting-edge technology like blockchain advancements and AI finding its way into vehicles at a rapid pace, safety concerns are at the forefront of public discourse. This is exacerbated by news coverage. Back in 2015, Wired correspondent Andy Greenberg got into […]

Why Cybersecurity Essential to Protect the Health Industry

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Cybersecurity in the healthcare sector presents an ongoing challenge for industry professionals. Hacking incidents have increased at a steady rate since 2016, and the spike between 2017 and 2018 was startling on its own. The total number of exposed records nearly tripled from 5,579,438 to 15,085,302. As these cyberattacks continue to jeopardize the personal information […]

Psychology of the Connected World

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It’s true that the surrounding technologies are changing not our lives but also our behavior and attitudes. They or, rather, their creators learn not only to help us, but also to manipulate us in new ways. Our over-trust to technologies might be underneath the new notion of “post-truth” where nothing is ever probable. The recently […]

Connecting MongoDB to Ruby with Self-Signed Certificates for SSL

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Given the popularity of our post on connecting MongoDB SSL with Self-Signed Certificates in Node.js, we decided to write a tutorial on connecting MongoDB with Ruby. In this blog, we’ll show you how to connect to a MongoDB server configured with self-signed certificates for SSL using both the Ruby MongoDB driver and the popular Object-Document-Mapper (ODM) mongoid. ScaleGrid currently uses […]

How Real-Time Analytics Solve Performance Issues Across Multiple Industries

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Real-time data analytics is still a relatively new concept, but it is changing the logistics of countless businesses across the world. One poll showed that 60% of companies use real-time data analytics for better customer service. However, there are many other applications of real-time analytics. Data analytics experts must familiarize themselves with the technical aspects […]