3 ways to move up the analytics maturity curve dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-04-23 18:51:47

It’s past time for companies to begin their digital transformation efforts in earnest. Those companies who have taken advantage of advancements in cloud computing via Artificial Intelligence technology have been able to enhance their customers’ experience, improve decision making and impact the bottom line. We can’t underestimate the impact customer experience  will have on revenue. For...

Cyber attacks could cause catastrophic failure say 70 percent of energy security pros dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-04-19 15:14:01

A new study looking at industrial control systems (ICS) security in the energy industry reveals a majority of respondents are worried about potentially catastrophic effects from a successful cyber attack. The study carried out for security and compliance specialist Tripwire by Dimensional Research included 151 IT and operational technology (OT) security professionals at energy and oil and gas...

Integration of platforms delivers improved vulnerability handling dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-04-12 16:50:43

Security platform Illumio and cloud security and compliance platform Qualys are announcing a new integration that will enable organizations to visualize vulnerabilities across data centers and clouds. Threat data from the Qualys Cloud Platform is integrated with the Illumio Adaptive Security Platform’s application dependency mapping to show potential attack paths in real time. The integration...

Employees have too much access to sensitive data dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-04-04 13:21:25

Lax policies and a lack of control is giving far too many employees access to sensitive data according to the latest Global Data Risk Report from data security specialist Varonis. The report, based on analysis of Data Risk Assessments conducted by Varonis in 2017 for customers and potential customers on their file systems, uncovers some startling figures, with 58 percent of organizations found to...

Net neutrality repeal -- how will IT networks be impacted? dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-04-02 17:12:35

With Net neutrality in the midst of upheaval, there are significant changes afoot for both businesses and consumers in terms of internet access and control. New rules are expected to create differing service categories, allowing ISPs to prioritize access and bandwidth for certain customers. This will undoubtedly create confusion in the market leaving IT executives to make adjustments based on any...

Legacy defenses can't keep pace with new cyber threats dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-03-22 17:03:57

Attacks such as ransomware are able to bypass legacy security solutions because organizations are neglecting to patch, update, or replace their current products according to a new report. The study from cyber security company Webroot also shows cryptojacking gaining ground, with over 5,000 websites being compromised with JavaScript cryptocurrency miner CoinHive to mine Monero since September 2017....

Blockchain isn't just a ledger, it will help businesses boost revenue dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-03-15 20:53:43

Blockchain is a revolutionary technology, and it has the world’s business leaders talking. The distributed ledger system will change the way companies handle online payments, contracts and logistics. But so far, there has been little conversation about how blockchain will help businesses increase their revenue. This is another benefit the technology will bring, as soon as businesses realize they...

Netskope brings continuous assessment and monitoring to IaaS security dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-03-15 15:13:00

Cloud access security specialist Netskope is launching an expansion of its Infrastructure as a Service security offering to add continuous security assessment and monitoring capabilities. With this release customers can use Netskope for IaaS to continuously assess their infrastructure-as-aservice (IaaS) and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) configuration in AWS, with Microsoft Azure to follow soon. It...

Google launches Mobile Real-time Video Segmentation as limited beta (AI green screen to you and I) dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-03-04 10:28:01

Google is testing a new AI green screen tool for YouTube called Mobile Real-time Video Segmentation. We've become used to every chat tool worth its salt offering AR overlays and masks, but this technology makes it possible to change backgrounds -- in real time. The technique makes use of neural networks to determine which parts of a scene are foreground to be left alone and which are background to...

Employees lack awareness of cyber security policies and threats dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-03-02 16:28:30

Nearly half (46 percent) of entry-level employees, and 28 percent of all employees, don't know if their company has a cyber security policy, according to new research. The study of 1,000 full time workers from B2B research firm Clutch also shows that employees at all levels of an organization are likely unaware of the IT security threats their companies potentially face. Nearly two-thirds of...