Security http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9308/more en Security Sense: Can We Please Stop Politicians from Talking About Encryption? http://windowsitpro.com/security/security-sense-can-we-please-stop-politicians-talking-about-encryption <div class="node-body article-body">Ok, we know that politicians are merely elected officials and that ultimately they have specialists available to do the thinking on important topics, but can we please stop them coming out with outlandish statements about encryption?</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/security-sense-can-we-please-stop-politicians-talking-about-encryption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/security-sense-can-we-please-stop-politicians-talking-about-encryption#comments Security Ecryption Ecryption Security Sense Security Sense Wed, 19 Jul 2017 04:51:00 +0000 194331 at http://windowsitpro.com Open Security Controller Waiting for Developer Interest http://windowsitpro.com/security/open-security-controller-waiting-developer-interest <div class="node-body article-body">Intel has contributed its Open Security Controller to the Linux Foundation.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/open-security-controller-waiting-developer-interest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/open-security-controller-waiting-developer-interest#comments Security Fri, 14 Jul 2017 14:41:00 +0000 194211 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft-Backed Security Startups Outsmart Hackers with Hackers http://windowsitpro.com/security/microsoft-backed-security-startups-outsmart-hackers-hackers <div class="node-body article-body">Two Microsoft Ventures portfolio companies detailed their unique approaches to cybersecurity at Microsoft Inspire 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/microsoft-backed-security-startups-outsmart-hackers-hackers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/microsoft-backed-security-startups-outsmart-hackers-hackers#comments Security Thu, 13 Jul 2017 16:11:00 +0000 194021 at http://windowsitpro.com monsitj/Thinkstock Millions of Verizon Customer Records Exposed through Open Amazon S3 Bucket http://windowsitpro.com/security/millions-verizon-customer-records-exposed-through-open-amazon-s3-bucket <div class="node-body article-body">Around 14 million records belonging to Verizon subscribers were found on an unprotected Amazon S3 storage server managed by Israeli software company Nice Systems.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/millions-verizon-customer-records-exposed-through-open-amazon-s3-bucket" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/millions-verizon-customer-records-exposed-through-open-amazon-s3-bucket#comments Security Wed, 12 Jul 2017 18:49:00 +0000 193971 at http://windowsitpro.com Net Neutrality Supporters Taking Action Today in Fight for Net Freedom http://windowsitpro.com/security/net-neutrality-supporters-taking-action-today-fight-net-freedom <div class="field-byline"> Todd R. Weiss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The online protest targets the FCC's recent plan to dump net neutrality rules, which supporters say maintain fairness for all web content.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/net-neutrality-supporters-taking-action-today-fight-net-freedom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/net-neutrality-supporters-taking-action-today-fight-net-freedom#comments Security Wed, 12 Jul 2017 18:11:00 +0000 193951 at http://windowsitpro.com Security Sense: Have You Ever Practiced Being Breached? http://windowsitpro.com/security/security-sense-have-you-ever-practiced-being-breached <div class="node-body article-body">Data breaches are never easy things to deal with, but preparation can make a world of difference when one does hit.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/security-sense-have-you-ever-practiced-being-breached" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/security-sense-have-you-ever-practiced-being-breached#comments Security Data Breach Data Breach security Security Wed, 12 Jul 2017 16:33:00 +0000 193931 at http://windowsitpro.com Avanti Markets IT Security Practices Being Eyed Earlier in App Development: Study http://windowsitpro.com/security/it-security-practices-being-eyed-earlier-app-development-study <div class="field-byline"> Todd R. Weiss </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p class="p1" style="font-size: 12.8px;"><span class="s1" style="font-size: 12.8px;">In the past, IT security in the application building process has often been addressed as an after-thought, usually brought up at the last minute, just after the desired application and code were created.</span></p></div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/it-security-practices-being-eyed-earlier-app-development-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/it-security-practices-being-eyed-earlier-app-development-study#comments Security Fri, 07 Jul 2017 01:10:00 +0000 193651 at http://windowsitpro.com Surfer Who Saved World From WannaCry Attack Girds for Next Wave http://windowsitpro.com/security/surfer-who-saved-world-wannacry-attack-girds-next-wave <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 23-year-old who saved the world from a devastating cyberattack in May was asleep in his bed in the English seaside town of Ilfracombe last week after a night of partying when another online extortion campaign spread across the globe.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/surfer-who-saved-world-wannacry-attack-girds-next-wave" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/surfer-who-saved-world-wannacry-attack-girds-next-wave#comments Security Thu, 06 Jul 2017 14:27:00 +0000 193581 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>People walking on the cliffs are hit by waves in Ilfracombe, United Kingdom, where Hutchins is based.</p> Matt Cardy/Getty Images IT Departments Lagging in Preparing for GDPR Privacy Rules: Study http://windowsitpro.com/security/it-departments-lagging-preparing-gdpr-privacy-rules-study <div class="field-byline"> Todd R. Weiss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the U.S., only 5% of business IT departments so far are preparing for the EU's upcoming privacy rules, which go into effect in May 2018. </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/it-departments-lagging-preparing-gdpr-privacy-rules-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/it-departments-lagging-preparing-gdpr-privacy-rules-study#comments Security Thu, 06 Jul 2017 13:52:00 +0000 193571 at http://windowsitpro.com How to Restrict Users from Receiving an Email Outside the Organization in Exchange Online Office 365 http://windowsitpro.com/security/how-restrict-users-receiving-email-outside-organization-exchange-online-office-365 <div class="field-byline"> Karim Buzdar </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p class="p1"><span class="s1">In the previous article, I showed you to restrict users from sending an email outside the organization in Exchange Online Office 365. In this article, we will look into the method of restricting Office 365 users from receiving emails when they are sent from outside organization.</span></p> <p class="p2"><strong><span class="s1">Step-By-Step</span></strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/how-restrict-users-receiving-email-outside-organization-exchange-online-office-365" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/how-restrict-users-receiving-email-outside-organization-exchange-online-office-365#comments Security Wed, 05 Jul 2017 13:58:00 +0000 193141 at http://windowsitpro.com