Category Archives: Big Security

The newest satellite circling Earth can spot everything from tomato plants to parking spaces

The newest satellite circling Earth can spot everything from tomato plants to parking spaces

Summary: Earth will appear to us clearer than ever before after DigitalGlobe’s latest commercial satellite made its way to space today. The most powerful commercial satellite ever made left Lompoc,…

Internet Of Things Security Reaches Tipping Point

Internet Of Things Security Reaches Tipping Point

Public safety issues bubble to the top in security flaw revelations. It all began more than four years ago with HD Moore’s groundbreaking research in embedded device security — VoIP,…

Splunk Brings Big Data Into Security Monitoring

Splunk Brings Big Data Into Security Monitoring

Doug Henschen Telco IDT taps Splunk to optimize IT and isolate security threats. The next step is spotting marketing opportunities hidden in big data. Machine data tends to come in high volumes, and it’s usually a starting point for Splunk, the IT-centric big data analytics platform. Repeating a land-and-expand […]

Millions of ID records on sale as five big data firms hacked “for months”

Millions of ID records on sale as five big data firms hacked “for months”

An “identity theft service” which specialises in selling personal details gained access to some of the biggest consumer data firms in America, including Lexis Nexis and Kroll – and has had access to their computer systems “for months”, according to a report. The site stole 3.1 million date-of-birth records […]

Addressing Big Data Security

Addressing Big Data Security

Data security rules have changed in the age of big data. The V-Force (Volume, Velocity and Variety) has changed the landscape for data processing and storage in many organizations. Organizations are collecting, analyzing and making decisions based on analysis of massive amounts of data sets from various sources such […]

Overstepping the Line Between Big Data and Big Brother?

Overstepping the Line Between Big Data and Big Brother?

Share    1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7 Click through for five questions every company must ask about their data to protect customers, partners and suppliers from prying eyes, as identified by ICC. Topics : Global Cloud Integration: Now Available in a […]

Big Data Security – How To Improve Your Network Protection

Big Data Security – How To Improve Your Network Protection

Today’s businesses not only face threats from outside cyber predators, but are at risk from inside jobs as well.   Earlier this year we learned about the risks of security systems built around a forensic model.  When activity can only be traced after it has occurred, it is usually too […]

> How Big Data Analytics Can Boost Network Security

> How Big Data Analytics Can Boost Network Security

Conventional wisdom has it that a surefire way of getting your credit card black-flagged is to fill up two or more vehicles with gas and purchase expensive sneakers within a short space of time. That’s because this type of spending behavior is rare, and it’s also indicative of a […]

National Science Foundation Awards $20 Million for Cybersecurity Research

National Science Foundation Awards $20 Million for Cybersecurity Research

National Science Foundation awarded three grants totaling $20 million for cybersecurity research on Thursday The National Science Foundation awarded three grants totaling $20 million for cybersecurity research on Thursday. The grants, called Frontier Awards, support collaborative projects and are funded through the NSF’s interdisciplinary Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) […]

Could Brinqa, the Facebook For Data, Predict Trouble Long Before It Occurs?

Could Brinqa, the Facebook For Data, Predict Trouble Long Before It Occurs?

Forget, for a minute, the politics around surveillance whistle blower Edward Snowden and consider instead why the NSA didn’t know that he might one day cause trouble for them. “The data points might have been there,” says Amad Fida, CEO of Brinqa, a Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Platform, […]