Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/7357/more en Security Central: Artificial Intelligence (AI) Could be Cybersecurity Key, Microsoft Takes On Shadow Brokers http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-artificial-intelligence-ai- <div class="node-body article-body">When you imagine the future - 20-30 years from now - what do you see? Flying cars? Hover boards? Robots taking over the world (thanks, Matrix...)? If you've seen a sci-fi film set decades in the future, chances are you've seen the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) in some form - whether they start out as helpful, household machines that eventually turn against you, or extremely human-like companions that... yep... eventually turn against you.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-artificial-intelligence-ai-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-artificial-intelligence-ai-#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:15:00 +0000 104661 at http://thevarguy.com ThinkStock Security Central: MSPs Have Key Roles in Mainstream DevOps, U.S. Demands More Cybersecurity from Government http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-msps-have-key-roles-mainstr <div class="node-body article-body">DevOps has been around for awhile. What will be the new, shiny trend? Experts believe it may be NoOps, and that MSPs will be the ones to help deliver it. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-msps-have-key-roles-mainstr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-msps-have-key-roles-mainstr#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:15:00 +0000 104471 at http://thevarguy.com ThinkStock ThinkStock Beyond the Buzz: How to Make the Most of IoT http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/beyond-buzz-how-make-most-iot <div class="field-byline"> Jay Owen, SVP, Schneider Electric, IT Division, North America </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today’s always-on business demand is putting more pressure on and placing more obstacles ahead of modern organizations than ever before. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/beyond-buzz-how-make-most-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/beyond-buzz-how-make-most-iot#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Tue, 11 Apr 2017 17:30:00 +0000 104371 at http://thevarguy.com ThinkStock Security Central: Trump Signs FCC Internet Privacy Repeal, Kaspersky Lab Launches Partner Program http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-trump-signs-fcc-internet-pr <div class="node-body article-body">On Monday, President Trump signed congressional legislation that repeals the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) internet privacy rules that would have prevented providers from tracking and selling their customers’ online information to marketers. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-trump-signs-fcc-internet-pr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-trump-signs-fcc-internet-pr#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Fri, 07 Apr 2017 15:45:00 +0000 104221 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Tech Visa Crackdown Creates National Security Risks, McAfee Says http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/tech-visa-crackdown-creates-national-securit <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Trump administration’s crackdown on work visas could create a national security risk if technology companies aren’t able to bring in the talent they need to build rapidly evolving cyber defenses, a McAfee LLC executive warned.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/tech-visa-crackdown-creates-national-securit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/tech-visa-crackdown-creates-national-securit#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:59:00 +0000 104271 at http://thevarguy.com Security Central: Cybersecurity in Danger with FCC Privacy Repeal, MIT Researchers School Trump http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-cybersecurity-danger-fcc-pr <div class="node-body article-body">Back in October of last year, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) did something pretty cool. It passed a set of several rules that essentially blocked internet providers from being able to monitor and sell your browsing history and personal information to marketers, advertisers and other third parties without consumer permission. Sounds like a no-brainer, right?</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-cybersecurity-danger-fcc-pr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-cybersecurity-danger-fcc-pr#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:45:00 +0000 103891 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock The Doyle Report: Collaboration Overload Is Killing Productivity http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/doyle-report-collaboration-overload-killing- <div class="field-deck"> A look at Unified Communications (UC) and more with Jive Communications cofounder Matt Peterson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If there’s one thing I’ve learned from automation it is this: if there’s a digital tool to make something faster, better and/or more replicable, then you’re going to be doing a whole lot more of that something in the future.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/doyle-report-collaboration-overload-killing-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/doyle-report-collaboration-overload-killing-#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:07:00 +0000 103921 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock The Doyle Report: After Years of Hacks and Breaches, There May Be Reason for Optimism in Cybersecurity http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/doyle-report-after-years-hacks-and-breaches- <div class="field-deck"> Not all news emanating from the world of cybersecurity is grim. In fact, at least one expert says there is reason for optimism when it comes to protecting people, devices and data. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you follow cybersecurity, you know that every week seems to bring more bad news. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/doyle-report-after-years-hacks-and-breaches-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/doyle-report-after-years-hacks-and-breaches-#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:38:00 +0000 103811 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Security Central: Experts Spear-point Cause of Yahoo Hack, Active Cyber Defense Certainty Act Gains Traction http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-experts-spear-point-cause-y <div class="node-body article-body">One click to breach them all. Or at least, one click to breach Yahoo. One simple, mistaken click is all it took for hackers working with the Russian state security service to gain access to Yahoo's network and the email accounts of approximately 1.5 billion people. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-experts-spear-point-cause-y" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/security-central-experts-spear-point-cause-y#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:45:00 +0000 103701 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Here's How Russian Agents Hacked 500 Million Yahoo Users http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/heres-how-russian-agents-hacked-500-million- <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It was June 2013, and U.S. law enforcement thought they were finally getting their hands on a slippery target: Russian hacker Alexsey Belan, indicted in Nevada and California for computer intrusions at three U.S. e-commerce companies, had been arrested in Europe.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/heres-how-russian-agents-hacked-500-million-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/heres-how-russian-agents-hacked-500-million-#comments Network Security and Data Protection Software Solutions Thu, 16 Mar 2017 19:09:00 +0000 103431 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock