Category: SECURITY

  • How to improve IoT security

    How to improve IoT security

    The tsunami-sized trend to add intelligence with sensors and actuators and to connect devices, equipment and appliances to the internet poses safety, security and privacy risks.

  • How to improve IoT security

    How to improve IoT security

    The tsunami-sized trend to add intelligence with sensors and actuators and to connect devices, equipment and appliances to the internet poses safety, security and privacy risks.

  • IDG Contributor Network: Can the U.S. Senate secure the Internet of Things?

    IDG Contributor Network: Can the U.S. Senate secure the Internet of Things?

    As a free and open internet continues to come under assault by the FCC’s proposal to effectively end net neutrality, investors, programmers, and internet users of all stripes have vociferously voiced their support of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the open web that enables it. It appears those voices have been heard, as the U.S. Senate may be taking steps to secure the IoT's future.

  • IDG Contributor Network: Can the U.S. Senate secure the Internet of Things?

    IDG Contributor Network: Can the U.S. Senate secure the Internet of Things?

    As a free and open internet continues to come under assault by the FCC’s proposal to effectively end net neutrality, investors, programmers, and internet users of all stripes have vociferously voiced their support of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the open web that enables it. It appears those voices have been heard, as the U.S. Senate may be taking steps to secure the IoT's future.

  • 31% off WD 4TB My Passport Portable External USB 3.0 Hard Drive – Deal Alert

    31% off WD 4TB My Passport Portable External USB 3.0 Hard Drive – Deal Alert

    Safely store massive amounts of photos, videos and music with this 4TB external drive from WD. It comes equipped with WD Backup software so you can automatically back up photos, videos, music and documents on your preferred schedule. And built-in 256-bit AES hardware encryption with WD Security software helps keep your content private and safe. The 4TB My Passport model is currently priced just $10 higher than its 3TB counterpart with this 31% off deal. See it now on Amazon.

  • 31% off WD 4TB My Passport Portable External USB 3.0 Hard Drive – Deal Alert

    31% off WD 4TB My Passport Portable External USB 3.0 Hard Drive – Deal Alert

    Safely store massive amounts of photos, videos and music with this 4TB external drive from WD. It comes equipped with WD Backup software so you can automatically back up photos, videos, music and documents on your preferred schedule. And built-in 256-bit AES hardware encryption with WD Security software helps keep your content private and safe. The 4TB My Passport model is currently priced just $10 higher than its 3TB counterpart with this 31% off deal. See it now on Amazon.

  • 7 free tools every network needs

    7 free tools every network needs

    In the real estate world, the mantra is location, location, location. In the network and server administration world, the mantra is visibility, visibility, visibility. If you don't know what your network and servers are doing at every second of the day, you're flying blind. Sooner or later, you're going to meet with disaster.

  • 7 free tools every network needs

    7 free tools every network needs

    In the real estate world, the mantra is location, location, location. In the network and server administration world, the mantra is visibility, visibility, visibility. If you don't know what your network and servers are doing at every second of the day, you're flying blind. Sooner or later, you're going to meet with disaster.

  • IDG Contributor Network: SDN and a life beyond the death of the internet

    IDG Contributor Network: SDN and a life beyond the death of the internet

    For decades, enterprises have relied on the public internet for business-critical SaaS applications and data traffic. The reason why is pretty simple: it’s cost-efficient, it’s easy to use and it’s already there. Compare that to the logistical, financial and implementation challenges of installing an alternative private network, and it’s clear why enterprises have been pretty content with the internet for their entire digital lives.

  • IDG Contributor Network: SDN and a life beyond the death of the internet

    IDG Contributor Network: SDN and a life beyond the death of the internet

    For decades, enterprises have relied on the public internet for business-critical SaaS applications and data traffic. The reason why is pretty simple: it’s cost-efficient, it’s easy to use and it’s already there. Compare that to the logistical, financial and implementation challenges of installing an alternative private network, and it’s clear why enterprises have been pretty content with the internet for their entire digital lives.

  • IDG Contributor Network: Can U.S. lawmakers fix IoT security for good?

    IDG Contributor Network: Can U.S. lawmakers fix IoT security for good?

    While the Internet of Things (IoT) has carved out a comfortable place for itself in today’s society and markets, many still fear that the interconnectivity-driven phenomenon is extraordinarily vulnerable to outside attacks. A number of U.S. Senators believe they may have a solution to the problem, and have put forward the Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017.

  • IDG Contributor Network: Can U.S. lawmakers fix IoT security for good?

    IDG Contributor Network: Can U.S. lawmakers fix IoT security for good?

    While the Internet of Things (IoT) has carved out a comfortable place for itself in today’s society and markets, many still fear that the interconnectivity-driven phenomenon is extraordinarily vulnerable to outside attacks. A number of U.S. Senators believe they may have a solution to the problem, and have put forward the Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017.