Why healthcare ransomware attacks are a growing threat to health IT
Healthcare ransomware attacks plagued hospitals in 2016: experts predict the threat will rise in 2017 due to outdated systems and lax security practices.
Tips for Modernizing a Data Warehouse
No matter the vintage or sophistication of an organization’s data warehouse (DW) and the environment around it, the DW probably needs one or more upgrades and enhancements to address new requirements for advanced analytics, real time, streaming data, machine data, big data, and unstructured data. These and related issues are addressed in a new Checklist Report by TDWI’s Philip Russom called Tips for Modernizing a Data…
As cybersecurity threats change, so must hospitals
A new assessment of cybersecurity threats highlights consumers’ growing role and predicts things will get worse before they get better.
What it means to be an open source leader
Jim shares his advice for anyone hoping to make a career of leading an open organization.
Twelve tips to combat insider threats
The Edward Snowden leaks highlighted that if the NSA can have its sensitive documents stolen by an employee, anyone can. According to the 2015 Vormetric Insider Threat Report, 89% of global respondents felt that their organisation was now more at risk from an insider attack with 34% saying they felt very or extremely vulnerable. According
How maker communities align with open source
Open source and the maker community go together like peanut butter and jelly, from automated 3D microscopes to turning anything into a coffee table.
Why Your Open Source Project Is Not A Product
I’ve spent a good bit of time explaining the ins and outs of open source products: what they are, how to make money with them, and what they are not. Namely, products are products, no matter the source code license they are published under.
SMB Malware: What Are the Threats and Why Are They Getting Worse?
Small businesses are often targets of malware attacks like CEO fraud, cryptocurrency mining attacks, and ransomware. Here's how next-generation endpoint protection, patching, and security awareness training can help small businesses protect their networks.
12 top cloud security threats: The dirty dozen
More data and applications are moving to the cloud, which creates unique infosecurity challenges. Here are the "Treacherous 12," the top security threats organizations face when using cloud services.
The essential guide to ransomware threats
Download this essential guide to ransomware threats and learn how to avoid becoming a victim and how to protect your computer systems.
AWS re:Inforce 2019: Making Application Threat Intelligence Practical (DEM06)
The daily volume of cyberattacks that target applications and the frequency of associated breaches is overwhelming to even the most experienced security prof...
How to Use Threat Intelligence to Stop Cyber Attacks
Within the SonicWall Security Center, the highly interactive threat meters provide real-time threat intelligence about today’s most critical attack trends.
Open source ERP: a complete buyers' guide
Everything you need to know prior to implementing an open source ERP, with info on costs, recommended systems, security, and more. A free guide from ERP Focus
How Open Source Guides Digital Transformation
Almost everyone can agree the digital era is being fueled by five primary forces — mobile, social, sensor technologies, big data and the cloud. But doesn't open source play a role in digital tra
How to deal with the rising threat of ransomware
Of all the money-making schemes hackers employ, the most prevalent is perhaps ransomware, a malware that is usually delivered through infected email..
Why open source automation is the secret to smarter buildings
The green building automation industry should rally around open systems to help make buildings more efficient — and profitable.
What Is Doxxing and Is It a Threat to Your Small Business?
When it comes to privacy issues, much of the press focuses on companies like Facebook, Twitter, ...
Why The Internet of Things Has To Be Open Sourced
Developers aren't going to go for proprietary standards.
10 holiday gift ideas for open source enthusiasts
Kick off the holiday shopping season by checking out these 10 great gifts for open source enthusiasts.
Artificial Intelligence Is Changing How We Shop Online
There’s no doubt about it that our future is one that involves artificial intelligence (AI) in a big way. While some companies are faster than others at adapting to the likes of AI technology, most…