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What is SMAC Security and how important is it for upcoming days

What is SMAC?

SMAC is a concept that is built on the symbiotic integration of the four ends of technology- Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud. It develops an ecosystem that allows businesses to enhance their operations and maximize their reach to the customers with minimal overhead. 387 more words

Information Security

Lincolnshire poachers

Dark times in the Fens, as Lincolnshire County Council finds itself in the grip of diabolical cyber-blackmailers who demand £1,000,000 to release the local authority… 911 more words

Data Protection

Data sharing and its security implication

For a change, this blog has little to do with wine. It is about provenance of data, which carries just about the same weight as in the context of wine, as I’ll describe later. 951 more words

"And the winner is... Compliance!"

Disclaimer: My comments below are based upon quotes from both Twitter and The Times of London on the UK’s TalkTalk breach; as a result the subsequent investigation and analysis may find that some of the assertions are in fact incorrect. 772 more words

Commentary

Threat Report: Ransomware

Originally Posted at: http://christopher.killerpenguin.net/blog/threatreport-ransomware

written by: Christopher Furton

Threat- Ransomware and Digital Extortion

Industry has experienced a 4,000 percent increase in crypto-ransomware attacks where generic ransomware grew at 113% in 2014 ( (Symantec Corporation, 2015, p. 3,511 more words

Information Technology