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Internet of Things devices–like smart lightbulbs or ovens or even toilets–are notoriously susceptible to being hacked. But the security problems go much deeper than preventing your average smart fridge from becoming a foot soldier in a botnet army.

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holiday

Over the next few days and weeks, many people will find themselves traveling to visit with friends and family to celebrate.  Use these tips to help stay safe this year.

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biometrics

The method is not yet being widely utilized by consumers or enterprises – and for those who are using identification via fingerprint, voice, eye scan or facial recognition, security risks still exist.

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healthcare

“Hackers are becoming more sophisticated and we expect to see greater frequency and intensity of cyberattacks in healthcare,” CynergisTek CEO Mac McMillan said in a statement. “The NIST CSF gives healthcare organizations the framework they need to build the resilience that 21st century healthcare is going to require.”

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black friday cyber

As the holiday season approaches, as does the increased risk of being targeted by cyber criminals, warns @HerjavecGroup.

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Making the right cybersecurity investments

We all understand the need for better cybersecurity. However, for most CISOs the next logical challenge is determining the best way to reduce real-world risk without exhausting or overshooting an already-strained budget.

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Many IT professionals are unaware of major security threats to their networks via Salesforce as they assume standard network/desktop virus scanning software (such as McAfee, Norton, Total AV, among others) will work within the Salesforce environment. Or, they assume Salesforce includes a built-in virus scanning mechanism. Unfortunately, these are serious misconceptions that lead to catastrophic consequences. Why? @salesforce,#antivirus,#virusscanning

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