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Monday, August 31, 2015

Review: How to protect top-secret data

Computerworld Security: August 31, 2015

INSIDER: Review: How to protect top-secret data

In our tests, IQProtector's file encryption tool successfully secured corporate
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1. NSA bulk call records collection extended for last time

2. Intel to pilot cloud technology for sharing personalized cancer treatment

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DDoS attacks more than doubled compared to Q2 2014

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NSA bulk call records collection extended for last time

The U.S. National Security Agency's controversial program for the bulk
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Intel to pilot cloud technology for sharing personalized cancer treatment

Intel and an Oregon hospital announced a technology that will allow clinics
around the world to securely share patient genomic data, images and electronic
health records as part of an analytical cloud platform to discover personalized
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