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All the scary ways health apps are using your data

  • Melkorka Licea
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:53:33

Is fitness tech counting steps — or overstepping? Last week, Twitter users flew into a panic after learning that Google is acquiring Fitbit, the trendy fitness-tracking watch, for $2.1 billion. The freakout centered on user data — specifically, Fitbit users’ …

Is fitness tech counting steps or overstepping? Last week, Twitter users flew into a panic after learning that Google is acquiring Fitbit, the trendy fitness-tracking watch, for $2.1 billion. The freakout centered on user data specifically, Fitbit users’ con… [+7705 chars]

Researchers Find New Approach to Attacking Cloud …

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  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:51:00

Public cloud infrastructure presents security teams with a new invisible management layer, creating new security challenges that demand better understanding. Many organizations don’t properly understand the cloud identity and access management layer and often…

Cloud APIs’ accessibility over the Internet opens a new window for adversaries to gain highly privileged access to cloud assets. Public cloud infrastructure presents security teams with a new invisible management layer, creating new security challenges that d… [+4163 chars]

Glance Networks Co-Browsing: The Lubricant for the Knowledge-Worker Gig Economy

  • Rich Tehrani
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:38:21

<p>In 2005 we reviewed and used a solid screen-sharing service, from Glance Networks. It was fantastic for sales presentations as well as tech support – allowing you to take control of a computer remotely. Fast forward fifteen years and the company has change…

In 2005 we reviewed and used a solid screen-sharing service, from Glance Networks. It was fantastic for sales presentations as well as tech support – allowing you to take control of a computer remotely. Fast forward fifteen years and the company has changed … [+5656 chars]

Predictions 2020: This time, cyberattacks get personal

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  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:24:00

Sorin Mustaca's IT Security news and articles about information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, breaches. Read the top three cybersecurity predictions for 2020 from Forrester Res…

Read the top three cybersecurity predictions for 2020 from Forrester Research analyst Jeff Pollard.

Huawei Has Defied Trump’s Blacklist: So What Happens Now?

  • Zak Doffman, Contributor, Zak Doffman, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/zakdoffman/
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:12:16

Six months after Huawei was blacklisted, all eyes are now on the U.S.

LightRocket via Getty Images Back in May, when U.S. President Trump stripped Huawei of its U.S. supply chain, the companys short to medium term future looked bleak. The blacklist was aimed at 5G networking equipment, but it was Huaweis consumer goods busines… [+12867 chars]

Helping veterans develop business skills as entrepreneurs

  • CNA
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:11:20

Every year, about 250,000 U.S. military members leave the service and enter the workforce, and one in five tries to start their own business.

NEW YORK - Every year, about 250,000 U.S. military members leave the service and enter the workforce, and one in five tries to start their own business. While the military focuses on leadership development, entrepreneurship is not a top priority, says Genera… [+3830 chars]

Helping veteran entrepreneurs develop business skills

  • Lauren Young
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:05:23

NEW YORK - Every year, about 250,000 U.S. military members leave the service and enter the workforce, and one in five tries to start their own business.

NEW YORK - Every year, about 250,000 U.S. military members leave the service and enter the workforce, and one in five tries to start their own business. While the military focuses on leadership development, entrepreneurship is not a top priority, says Gener… [+3774 chars]

Helping veteran entrepreneurs develop business skills

  • By Lauren Young
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:05:23

Every year, about 250,000 U.S. military members leave the service and enter the workforce, and one in five tries to start their own business. While the military focuses on leadership development, entrepreneurship is not a top priority, says General John W. Ni…

By Lauren Young NEW YORK - Every year, about 250,000 U.S. military members leave the service and enter the workforce, and one in five tries to start their own business. While the military focuses on leadership development, entrepreneurship is not a top prio… [+3771 chars]

Helping veteran entrepreneurs develop business skills

  • Lauren Young
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:05:23

NEW YORK - Every year, about 250,000 U.S. military members leave the service and enter the workforce, and one in five tries to start their own business.

NEW YORK - Every year, about 250,000 U.S. military members leave the service and enter the workforce, and one in five tries to start their own business. While the military focuses on leadership development, entrepreneurship is not a top priority, says Gener… [+3774 chars]

Fortnite online servers worldwide under DDOS attack

  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:05:00

Increasingly, cybersecurity incidents are affecting thousands, or even millions, of members of the gamer community. According to experts in ethical hacking, this weekend many fans of the popular Epic Games videogame Fortnite reported an alleged denial of serv…

Increasingly, cybersecurity incidents are affecting thousands, or even millions, of members of the gamer community. According to experts in ethical hacking, this weekend many fans of the popular Epic Games videogame Fortnite reported an alleged denial of serv… [+2655 chars]

Anti-Kickback EHR and Cybersecurity Safe Harbor

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  • Published date: 2019-11-11 23:03:00

JD Supra is a legal publishing service that connects experts and their content with broader audiences of professionals, journalists and associations. This Privacy Policy describes how JD Supra, LLC (" JD Supra " or " we us," or " our ") collects, uses and sha…

JD Supra Privacy Policy JD Supra is a legal publishing service that connects experts and their content with broader audiences of professionals, journalists and associations. This Privacy Policy describes how JD Supra, LLC ("JD Supra" or "we," "us," or "our… [+20257 chars]

Lessons for In-House Counsel from Cybersecurity’s Front Lines

  • HL Chronicle of Data Protection
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 22:59:25

Recent developments reinforce the urgent need for general counsel and legal departments to deepen their focus on cybersecurity. In today's environment, any organization can be the target of a cyberattack, regardless of industry, size, or geographic footprint.…

Recent developments reinforce the urgent need for general counsel and legal departments to deepen their focus on cybersecurity. In today’s environment, any organization can be the target of a cyberattack, regardless of industry, size, or geographic footprint.… [+663 chars]

Retirements pose threat to cybersecurity expertise in Congress

Rep. Peter King’s (R-N.Y.) planned retirement after the 2020 elections is the latest in a string of House departures that look likely to deal a blow to Republican cybersecurity expertise on Capitol Hill. King said on Monday he would not seek...

Rep. Pete KingPeter (Pete) Thomas KingRNC paid about K for Trump to attend UFC match: reportHouse committee advances measure taxing nicotine in vaping productsOvernight Health Care Presented by Partnership for America's Health Care Future Four companies reach… [+7231 chars]

Jaisha Wray Talks Space Cybersecurity Working Group at Conference

  • Jane Edwards
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 22:40:00

Jaisha Wray. The National Security Council created a working group to help identify and manage cybersecurity risks in space as part of the National Cyber Strategy and Jaisha Wray of the council explained how the group promotes communication to carry out its m…

Jaisha Wray The National Security Council created a working group to help identify and manage cybersecurity risks in space as part of the National Cyber Strategy and Jaisha Wray of the council explained how the group promotes communication to carry out its m… [+973 chars]

Air Force Eyes Cybersecurity Pre-Assessment Program for Satcom Providers

  • Brenda Marie Rivers
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 22:40:00

The U.S. Air Force plans to launch a cybersecurity vetting program for satellite communications companies to streamline pre-assessment procedures for contractors, Space News Andrew D’Uva, president of Providence Access Company, said at this year’s CyberSat co…

The U.S. Air Force plans to launch a cybersecurity vetting program for satellite communications companies to streamline pre-assessment procedures for contractors, Space News reported Friday. Andrew DUva, president of Providence Access Company, said at this y… [+774 chars]

Researchers Find New Approach to Attacking Cloud Infrastructure

  • Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 22:35:00

Cloud APIs' accessibility over the Internet opens a new window for adversaries to gain highly privileged access to cloud assets.

Cloud APIs' accessibility over the Internet opens a new window for adversaries to gain highly privileged access to cloud assets. Public cloud infrastructure presents security teams with a new invisible management layer, creating new security challenges that d… [+4349 chars]

Cybersecurity Workforce Needs to Grow 145% to Close Skills Gap Worldwide, Says New Study

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  • Published date: 2019-11-11 22:34:00

The cybersecurity workforce needs to grow by 145% to close the skills gap and better defend organizations worldwide according to a report released by (ISC)², a nonprofit membership association of certified cybersecurity professionals. The organization has, fo…

The cybersecurity workforce needs to grow by 145% to close the skills gap and better defend organizations worldwide according to a report released by (ISC)², a nonprofit membership association of certified cybersecurity professionals. The organization has, fo… [+668 chars]

Every movie remake and sequel this year so far, ranked by critics

  • Linda Ge
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 22:29:30

2019 has seen numerous movie remakes, reboots, and sequels premiere at the box office. And while some of these have been hits with audiences, not all of them have gone over as well with critics. More »

<ul><li> 2019 has seen numerous movie remakes, reboots, and sequels premiere at the box office. </li><li> And while some of these have been hits with audiences, not all of them have gone over as well with critics. </li><li> Films like “Rambo: Last B… [+16063 chars]

Digital Trends Live: #boycottuber, MIT’s mini cheetah robots, SpaceX launch

  • Todd Werkhoven
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 22:24:30

On this episode of Digital Trends Live, hosts Greg Nibler and Luke Larsen dive into the biggest trending tech topics of the day, including #boycottuber, a successful SpaceX launch, MIT’s mini cheetah robots, NASA’s Maxwell X57, Canada’s space hotels, and more.

On this episode of Digital Trends Live, hosts Greg Nibler and Luke Larsen dive into the biggest-trending tech topics of the day, including #boycottuber, a successful SpaceX launch, MITs mini cheetah robots, NASAs Maxwell X57 aircraft, Canadas space hotels, an… [+1277 chars]

Overnight Defense: Protests at Trump's NYC Veterans Day speech | House Dems release Pentagon official's impeachment deposition transcript | Lawmakers ask Trump to rescind Erdogan invite

  • Rebecca Kheel
  • Published date: 2019-11-11 22:13:51

Happy Monday and welcome to Overnight Defense. I'm Rebecca Kheel, and here's your nightly guide to the latest developments at the Pentagon, on Capitol Hill and beyond....

Happy Monday and welcome to Overnight Defense. I'm Rebecca Kheel, and here's your nightly guide to the latest developments at the Pentagon, on Capitol Hill and beyond. CLICK HERE to  subscribe to the newsletter. THE TOPLINE:President TrumpDonald John TrumpT… [+17023 chars]

#cybersecurity | hacker | 49 Google Play app titles found to deliver pesky ads

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  • Published date: 2019-11-11 22:13:00

Many of the apps were disguised as games, video editors and stylized photo and filter programs. Sample titles included Cut Out Studio Pro, Tattoo Maker, Bubble Effect, CLOWN MASK, Magazine Cover Studio and Music Video Maker. Users who downloaded the apps have…

Researchers recently uncovered 49 adware-laced Android apps that were downloaded from the Google Play store more than 3 million times, collectively, before they were reportedly removed. Many of the apps were disguised as games, video editors and stylized pho… [+1968 chars]

#cybersecurity | hacker | OpenText picks up Carbonite for $1.42B

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  • Published date: 2019-11-11 22:13:00

OpenText has Cyber Security Alert entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Carbonite for $1.42 billion. The deal has OpenText paying $23 per share in cash for Carbonite. Steve Munford, Interim CEO, President/executive Chairman of the Board of Carbonite,…

OpenText hasentered into a definitive agreement to acquire Carbonite for $1.42 billion. The deal has OpenText paying $23 per share in cash for Carbonite. Steve Munford, Interim CEO, President/executive Chairman of the Board of Carbonite, said multiple partie… [+433 chars]

Free Cybersecurity Training Now Available for U.S. Veterans

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  • Published date: 2019-11-11 21:51:00

Sorin Mustaca's IT Security news and articles about information security, vulnerabilities, exploits, patches, releases, software, features, hacks, laws, spam, viruses, malware, breaches. A new and free cybersecurity training and certification program called S…

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Idaptive Named to CRN’s ‘Tech Innovators’ for Security & Identity Management for 2019

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  • Published date: 2019-11-11 21:51:00

From launching our partner program to taking home several industry accolades and recognitions, it’s been a big first year for Idaptive’s channel program. But we’re not finished yet. Today, we’re proud to announce that CRN has named Idaptive to this year’s Tec…

From launching our partner program to taking home several industry accolades and recognitions, it’s been a big first year for Idaptive’s channel program. But we’re not finished yet. Today, we’re proud to announce that CRN has named Idaptive to this year’s Tec… [+2823 chars]