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6 most dangerous new attack techniques

Security experts from the SANS Institute have put their heads together and come up with the six most dangerous attack techniques confronting IT security pros today.

In IoT, every 'thing' might not need an IP address

When IPv4 addresses ran out a few years ago, IPv6 had already been designed to help fill the void and ensure there would be more than enough IP addresses to go around for years to come, if not forever.

News Scan: 4 new lawsuits filed against net neutrality; Data analytics job growth outpacing all others; More

The top news stories for April 16, 2015.

IBM will need to follow IoT announcement with action

IBM today announced a $3 billion investment in a business unit for the Internet of Things that will focus on analyzing data from clients to create actionable intelligence, according to a release from the company. The company demonstrated its commitment to IoT through an arrangement with The Weather Company, of The Weather Channel renown. 

Amid IoT standards standoff, Panasonic opens portfolio for development

Panasonic pledged this week to provide royalty-free access to a chunk of its intellectual property, including software and patents, to push forward the development of the Internet of Things. While at face value it may seem like an altruistic move, in fact, it may be just the lastest shot in the ongoing standards war raging in the IoT industry. 

IoT will hit enterprises as hard as BYOD

Just as enterprises are starting to get a firm handle on mobile device management, they are looking ahead to a new set of devices that could throw IT into chaos if not properly managed. More pervasive and numerous than smartphones or tablets, companies must plan now for the influx of Internet of Things devices.

News Scan: Cybersecurity bill passes Senate subcommittee; Organizations struggle to get IoT data right; More

The top news stories for March 13, 2015.

Pivotal planning essentially a PaaS for IoT... and it'll be mostly open source

Benjamin Black, an engineer credited with the conceiving of Amazon Web Services, is now at work at Pivotal on a new platform service that will cater specifically to Internet of Things applications. 

IoT and big data a powerful combo, new studies find

The Internet of Things has been projected to grow substantially this year, and a primary reason turns out to be the growing use of IoT devices to capture big data.

Kinetic wearable aims to eliminate workplace injuries

Warehouse employees may suffer fewer back injuries on the job with the help of a new wearable device from New York City-based tech startup  Kinetic.