Security

  • Blockchain Brings Opportunity for Channel—but Challenges too

    by Scott Campbell  | June 06, 2019
    There are plenty of reasons for solution providers to get excited about blockchain, but there’s also a lot to do before most can develop successful practices, according to members of CompTIA’s Blockchain Advisory Council.
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  • Why IT Needs to Keep an Eye on IoT

    by Matthew Stern  | April 25, 2019
    Smart devices for all applications are appearing more frequently in office environments. For businesses, this raises many new cybersecurity concerns. So how close are enterprises and SMBs to safely leveraging IoT? CompTIA’s 2019 Trends in Internet of Things gives guidance on where we are and need to be.
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  • The CompTIA Communities and Councils Forum: The Room Where It Happens

    by Daniel Margolis  | March 18, 2019
    The CompTIA Communities and Councils Forum in Chicago this month saw CompTIA members ranking the Internet of Things first among emerging technologies, and much more. Read on.
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  • Who Owns Digital Security in Your Company?

    by Matthew Stern  | October 31, 2018
    Who is responsible for digital security in today’s cloud-enabled workplace? Once upon a time, IT was the clear answer. Now the answer is a little more complicated – the role of IT in digital security is a matter of both leadership and partnership.
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  • AI: Security’s White Knight or the Next Best Friend of the Cybercriminal?

    by Lisa Person  | October 26, 2018
    Will AI save us from the cyber-crimes that make the headlines almost daily or serve to assist hackers? CompTIA’s IT Security Community tackled the question.
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  • Are Our Nation’s Oil and Gas Pipelines Safe From Cyber-attack?

    by Natalie Hope McDonald  | October 24, 2018
    The crude oil and natural gas industries are in the crosshairs of hackers in a big way. Read how companies are scrambling to avert catastrophe.
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  • Hackers’ New Target: Small Businesses

    by Emily Matzelle  | October 23, 2018
    The popular television series Mr. Robot depicts a group of hackers up for any challenge – the bigger the better – and this is generally how Hollywood casts cyber-criminals. In reality, they’re starting to go after the little guy.
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  • We Have Your Data: How to Combat Ransomware

    by Emily Matzelle  | October 23, 2018
    Having your data held hostage is a sickening feeling for any end-user or business owner. But if it happens to you, don’t panic. It’s time to decisively solve the problem, or, better yet, get out in front of it.
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  • Winter Is Coming If You’re Not Ready For A Data Breach

    by Matthew Stern  | October 18, 2018
    In Game of Thrones, Eddard “Ned” Stark warns that the winter is coming; demanding constant vigilance. Businesses may think they’re doing just that regarding their cybersecurity, but a recent CompTIA study shows they might not be as safe as they believe they are.
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  • How to Get Culturally Strategic About Cybersecurity

    by Natalie Hope McDonald  | October 10, 2018
    In the spirit of Cyber Security Awareness Month, we look at how to make cybersecurity fun and profitable for companies – two things rarely associated with online safeguards.
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