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Password managers: Secure tool or single point of weakness?

Let’s face it: Passwords are not only a hassle, they also don’t make the most effective locks.

The average person has dozens of username and password combinations to remember.  528 more words

Cybersecurity

Why consumer-market leader Android is an enterprise runner-up

Google’s Android mobile operating system dominates the global consumer smartphone market with an 88% share through the third quarter of last year, compared to a 12% share for Apple’s iOS. 448 more words

Mobility

Enterprises could (but often don't) do this one thing to dramatically reduce risk

What is the one technique involved in almost every security breach? Phishing.

Nearly every major breach starts with some sort of phishing attack, in which nefarious individuals send reputable-looking emails with the goal of getting the recipient to reveal information or click on a malicious link. 473 more words

Workplace

What’s trending in healthcare IT based on HIMSS17?

The same week the stars assemble for the Oscars, there’s a similar gathering of luminaries in the healthcare technology (HIT) sector.

HIMSS, the largest trade association in the world for HIT professionals, is now the 5th largest trade show in America, with over 45,000 attendees and 1,000 exhibitors. 685 more words

Cloud

Clouds cast long security shadow over enterprise IT

If you need more evidence that shadow IT is taking hold in enterprises, look no further than the most recent Intel Security Cloud Report. 405 more words

Cloud

New Mac malware on the loose: What you need to know

In the past week, two relatively crude threats to Mac users have surfaced. The malware targets Apple’s operating system, now called MacOS.

The first piece of malware, … 460 more words

Cybersecurity

Wishful thinking is not a mobile security strategy

Fear is a gift.

Sure, it can generate anxiety and discomfort, but fear is a gift because it has the power to motivate changes in behavior that can improve our well-being. 323 more words

Mobility