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Wednesday, July 08, 2015

8 penetration testing tools that will do the job

Healthcare needs more IT security pros – stat | Microsoft said to plan more staff layoffs

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8 penetration testing tools that will do the job
If the probability of your assets being prodded by attackers foreign and domestic doesn't scare the bejesus out of you, don't read this article. Read More

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Healthcare needs more IT security pros – stat
With the implementation of electronic medical records (EMRs) and electronic health records (EHR), data analytics, wearables, and health-monitoring devices, healthcare facilities are scrambling to catch up with the demand for staff to manage and support these technological advances. Read More

Microsoft said to plan more staff layoffs
Microsoft plans a new round of layoffs that could affect its hardware and smartphones businesses, besides other parts of the company, according to a newspaper report. Read More

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Those fresh-faced new hires and interns who have invaded the office this summer bring with them eager minds and new perspectives, but they also carry a higher data security risk. (Insider Story) Read More

IEEE group recommends random MAC addresses for Wi-Fi security
According to new recommendations by an IEEE study group, the Wi-Fi protocol needs to be updated to use randomly generated addresses for better security and privacy. Read More

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The Uptime Institute is updating the way it certifies data centers in a move to help ensure that cloud computing customers get the level of service they think they're paying for. Read More


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Since its first week on the market, during which Apple sold about 1.5 million Apple Watches, the company has seen a 90% decline in sales of its smartwatch, according to a MarketWatch article on data collected by Slice Intelligence. Read More

Are you over-testing your software?
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