Category Archives: IT Security

Huawei’s possible lawsuit, ransomware readiness, old malware resurfaces | TECH(feed)

Huawei’s possible lawsuit, ransomware readiness, old malware resurfaces | TECH(feed) The ongoing battle between the U.S. and Huawei could soon go to court as Huawei reportedly prepares to sue the U.S. government. Plus, 2019 will see ride sharing companies going public… but which will be first? And as a decade-old malware resurfaces in enterprise […]

Exploring the economic realities of cybersecurity insurance | Salted Hash Ep 43

Exploring the economic realities of cybersecurity insurance | Salted Hash Ep 43 Guest host Juliet Beauchamp talks with senior writer J.M. Porup about the newly created cybersecurity insurance industry, and how a policy could fit into an organization’s overall security strategy to help minimize risk. Source: IT Security

Mingis on Tech: As blockchain hype cools, a 'trough of disillusionment' for 2019?

Mingis on Tech: As blockchain hype cools, a ‘trough of disillusionment’ for 2019? Ok, so maybe blockchain isn’t ready yet to become the biggest new technology since the internet. But the distributed ledger technology clearly made strides in 2018, when it was embraced by companies from Walmart to shipping bigwig Maersk to top tech […]

FAQ: Windows 10 LTSB explained

FAQ: Windows 10 LTSB explained Windows 10 powered to its third anniversary this year, but one branch, identified by the initials L-T-S-B, remained an enigma to most corporate users. LTSB, which stands for “Long-term Servicing Branch,” was among the pillars of Windows 10 in the months leading up to, and for months after, the mid-2015 […]

BitLocker on self-encrypted SSDs blown; Microsoft advises you switch to software protection

BitLocker on self-encrypted SSDs blown; Microsoft advises you switch to software protection Yesterday, Microsoft released ADV180028, Guidance for configuring BitLocker to enforce software encryption, in response to a clever crack published on Monday by Carlo Meijer and Bernard van Gastel at Radboud University in the Netherlands (PDF). To read this article in full, please click […]