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News and Articles About Data Security

Congress: Is Pokémon Go Catching All Your Mobile Data?
Pokémon

Congress: Is Pokémon Go Catching All Your Mobile Data?

Congress wants to know if Niantic is ensuring that Pokemon Go players don't burn through their data.
The Big Deal About Big Data for Small Business
Big Data

The Big Deal About Big Data for Small Business

Follow these strategies to harness the power of big data for your business.
Carol Roth
10 Data Security Mistakes Startups Can't Afford to Make
Data Breach

10 Data Security Mistakes Startups Can't Afford to Make

With new businesses, a data breach can result in the company closing down.
Brett Relander
Device Makers, Telecoms Face Competing Government Demands on Privacy
Telecommunications

Device Makers, Telecoms Face Competing Government Demands on Privacy

On Monday, the Federal Trade Commission and the Federal Communications Commission announced a joint effort to assure that businesses are safeguarding their customers' data.
Government, Claiming it Cracked iPhone Security, Drops Legal Action Against Apple
Apple

Government, Claiming it Cracked iPhone Security, Drops Legal Action Against Apple

The abrupt end to a confrontation that had transfixed the tech industry was a victory for Apple, which vehemently opposed a court order to unlock the device used by the San Bernardino shooter.
Apple's Legal Standoff With the FBI Makes Privacy Fanaticism a Marketing Tool
Privacy Concerns

Apple's Legal Standoff With the FBI Makes Privacy Fanaticism a Marketing Tool

While other tech companies are assisting with the fight against terrorism, Apple has put protecting a mass killer's iPhone from a search warrant the center of its brand.
Peter Page
These are the Worst Passwords That You Still Keep Using
Passwords

These are the Worst Passwords That You Still Keep Using

If you're still wondering whether "123456" would make a strong password, the answer is still no.
Create a Back-Up Plan for Your Data
Data Security

Create a Back-Up Plan for Your Data

Don't wait until Armageddon strikes.
Robert Siciliano
BlackBerry CEO Blasts Apple's Approach to Security
Data Security

BlackBerry CEO Blasts Apple's Approach to Security

In a blog post yesterday, Chen called out Apple for putting the brand's reputation above the greater good.
Kif Leswing
Companies to Face Tighter EU Data Restrictions
Data Security

Companies to Face Tighter EU Data Restrictions

Laws will force firms to report data breaches and face huge fines for misusing personal data.
For Cybersecurity Companies, It's Time to Shine
Cybersecurity

For Cybersecurity Companies, It's Time to Shine

A growing crop of businesses is set on helping consumers and companies navigate the maze of threats.
Your Internet Signal Is Going To Be Transmitted Through Light
Far Out Tech

Your Internet Signal Is Going To Be Transmitted Through Light

Next generation wi-fi, called 'li-fi,' has the potential to be 100 times faster than current data transmission.
Catherine Clifford
5 Ways Your Employees Are Unintentionally Sabotaging Your Data Security
Data Security

5 Ways Your Employees Are Unintentionally Sabotaging Your Data Security

Your employees, even the ones that only have your company's best interest at heart, may unintentionally be making a series of critical mistakes that could put your data security at great risk.
Will Reynolds
Protecting Against Data Breaches Is as Easy as 1 - 2
Data Breach

Protecting Against Data Breaches Is as Easy as 1 - 2

Two-step verification is universally available, simple to use and makes your data vastly more secure.
Robert Siciliano