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Tuesday, August 25, 2015

The security and risk management of shadow IT

Computerworld Security: August 25, 2015

The security and risk management of shadow IT

Shadow IT brings many security issues, but since these systems are not on IT's
radar, they do not get factored into overall risk management strategy. Here are
some practical suggestions.

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2. Ashley Madison gets worse and worse and WORSE

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