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Cloud security risks remain very human

Talk about cloud security and you’re likely to discuss provider-focused issues: not enough security, not enough auditing, not enough planning. However, the biggest cloud security risks continue to be the people who walk beside you in the hallways. According to the latest “Top Threats to Cloud Computing” report by the Cloud Security Alliance on the […]

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Gaming

TikTok tells senators how it plans to beef up data security for American users | Engadget

In a letter to nine Republican senators, said it’s working to “remove any doubt about the security of US user data.” CEO Shou Zi Chew a claim that TikTok stores American user data on servers run by Oracle, which will be audited by a third party. Chew also said the company expects to “delete US […]

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Finance

TikTok says it is working to ‘safeguard’ US data and national security

Chinese-owned social media app TikTok has sought to reassure US lawmakers over its data practices, amid renewed concerns about the threat to national security if private user information is accessible by Beijing. In a letter to nine Republican senators dated June 30, TikTok chief executive Shou Zi Chew said the app, which is owned by […]

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Technology

Zero Trust Creator John Kindervag Joins Cloud Security Alliance as Security Advisor

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, today announced that John Kindervag, one of the world’s foremost cybersecurity experts and the father of Zero Trust, has joined CSA as a security advisor to the Offices of […]

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US

Web3 Brings a Structural Shift in the Need for Security

By Marcus Naughton When people used to browse the internet in the early 2000s, the main attraction on offer was the downloading of content and less about social interaction – with that brought avenues for viruses that would cause havoc and produce financial gain for attackers. These were an inconvenience for the average user, which led […]

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Business

Chinese purchase of North Dakota farmland raises national security concerns in Washington

At first glance, the largely barren, wind-swept tract of land just north of Grand Forks, North Dakota, seems to be an unlikely location for international espionage. There’s not much on the more than 300-acre patch of prime Dakota farmland right now other than dirt and tall grasses, bordered by highways and light industrial facilities on […]

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Technology

World’s first Forensic Video/Image Investigations and Authentication Streaming & Computing Software with the US Highest Security Compliance – Digital Journal

Pasadena, California – Following the 8/2021 successful Release of MyCognitechCloud (MC2), first of its kind for public and forensic video professional use, Cognitech is announcing the successful release of the MyCognitech GovCloud (US) platform that streams world’s most comprehensive Video Investigation/Processing & Analysis, 360 Crime Scene Video-Photogrammetry and Image Authentication software for Forensic Professionals, exclusive for US […]

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Technology

Thrive acquires Edge Technology Group to strenghten its international presence for all customers – Help Net Security

Thrive announced that it has acquired Connecticut-based Edge Technology Group, a global technology advisory and fully-managed IT service provider for alternative investment managers. The acquisition of Edge Technology Group adds new global offices and data centers across the United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, and the Philippines, strengthening Thrive’s international presence for all customers. Edge […]

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UK

Norway says NATO’s northern expansion will aid Nordic defense plans

MADRID — NATO’s expected northward growth expansion will help solidify Nordic military defenses at a time when Moscow is posing a threat to the alliance, Norwegian Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre said on Thursday.  Speaking to POLITICO on the last day of a NATO summit in Madrid, Støre said the security situation in the north is stable but […]

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Technology

Explained | Security concerns over moving banking data into cloud

Some financial institutions and cloud players support the deployment of hybrid cloud models rather than complete migration to the cloud. Some financial institutions and cloud players support the deployment of hybrid cloud models rather than complete migration to the cloud. The story so far: Indian banks have urged the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to allow […]