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Finding the right Provider: Don’t let the Cloud disrupt your Business

Cloud Computing can help organizations to bring innovations quickly and with relatively low costs to the market. It can also enable new and agile business models. However, if not properly provided it might as well disrupt your business to a severe extent. This latter case can be avoided by carefully reading the contract with the provider.


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The Trouble with Encryption

Invariably it seems that whenever a new data breach is revealed – and that appears to be almost a daily, or at least more than once-weekly event – that a number of so-called gurus and pundits will bemoan the fact that the data was unencrypted. There’s always been one good reason why this was irrelevant, but recent news has uncovered a second reason. The first reason, one I’ve gone on about for quite some time, is that the data breaches are no longer “smash and grab” operations. The miscreants use social engineering to obtain legitimate credentials...

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Short term savings can mean long term risk: Data Protection Officer Andrea Vosshoff warns against sending fitness app data to health insurance companies

  Short term savings can mean long term risk: Data Protection Officer Andrea Vosshoff warns against sending fitness app data to health insurance companies “Runtastic”, “Calory Counter” by FatSecret, “Zombies Run!”  these are only three of a bout 400.000 apps today that deal with medical, health or lifestyle topics.  A growing number of private health insurance companies in Germany offer apps to their members for use as proof of healthy habits. They simply transfer data about their preventive check-ups or sporting activities to the...

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Die Analystenhäuser CXP Group und KuppingerCole bündeln ihre Expertise für Cyber Security

Die CXP Group, das führende unabhängige, europäische Marktanalyse- und Beratungsunternehmen für den Software- und IT-Dienstleistungsmarkt sowie Digitale Transformation, und KuppingerCole, ein Analystenunternehmen mit Hauptsitz in Europa mit Schwerpunkt auf Information Security und Identity & Access Management (IAM ), wollen künftig europaweit auf dem Gebiet der Cyber-Sicherheit für Unternehmen eng zusammenarbeiten. 


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