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5 Things to Look for in a Security Integration Partner

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When it comes to electronic security, protection goes beyond the devices and technologies that help keep businesses and people safe. The relationship you establish with your security integration partner plays an important role as well. When making decisions about electronic security strategy and technology, look for a security integration partner who exhibits the intangibles, like trust and transparency. Think about …

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Capital One Breach — A Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

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The Capital One breach is a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day for the brand, and just another day of exposure and personal risk for consumers. There’s a reason that every major tech brand is focused on cybersecurity: Dell, IBM, Cisco, SAP, and others understand fully that business can’t be business as usual if customers are vulnerable to hacks. Now we just need to move cybersecurity up the food chain so that it’s a top concern from senior management and the boardroom on down—and fund it.

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FaceApp is a Gigantic Cybersecurity Risk — From Fun to Dangerous in an Instant

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FaceApp is a gigantic cybersecurity risk, and the viral app has gone from fun to dangerous in an instant. Tech geeks like us don’t have all the answers, but most of us who are immersed in this space are flat out concerned about the potential ramifications of FaceApp and the dangers it might possibly pose. And really? What’s the upside? Your photos might end up on a billboard in a foreign country somewhere, or they might be used to train artificial intelligence. Or both. Or they might be used in even more personal, and personally dangerous ways. It’s not really worth it for a few seconds of amusement, or amazement, or whatever it is, at what you might look like 50 years from now—is it?