Category Archives: IT Security

What the FTC’s $5 billion fine really means for Facebook | TECH(feed)

What the FTC’s billion fine really means for Facebook | TECH(feed) Last week, the Federal Trade Commission hit Facebook with a $5 billion fine for mishandling user data. The fine comes after the FTC’s investigation following the Cambridge Analytica scandal. On this episode of TECH(feed), Juliet discusses the implications of this fine — and […]

How the Huawei ban could become a security threat | TECH(feed)

How the Huawei ban could become a security threat | TECH(feed) We’ve already talked about how the Huawei ban may affect business, but how will it affect security? Google has already warned of security threats should the company be unable to send updates to Huawei’s Android-powered devices. And even if Huawei responds with its […]

Time-Machine Tuesday: Get a room!

Time-Machine Tuesday: Get a room! This security pilot fish is a big believer in automated systems. And he’s very impressed when his company moves into new offices where the meeting rooms take the manual labor out of scheduling meetings. “There are room wizards outside every door to assist in scheduling,” fish says. “And there’s […]

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 […]