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Don't let IoT become a threat to enterprise security

As more enterprises mull deploying Internet of Things devices and platforms, CIOs and IT departments are becoming more concerned about IoT security risks. And for good reason. Espen Sandli, a security journalist from Norway, uncovered hundreds of IoT devices that were connected to the Internet without basic security, such as password protection.

News Scan: SAP to cut 2,200 jobs; Malware continues to elude detection tools; More

The top news stories for March 6, 2015.

Snowden wants to come home

According to a Reuter's report, Edward Snowden, the government surveillance whistle-blower and the guy who introduced big data to the public, wants to come home. If Snowden does come home, he'll find little has changed.  

BYOD TKOs COPE in the fight for enterprise mobility

Two of the most prominent enterprise mobility models battling for acceptance are BYOD and COPE, also known as corporate-owned, personal-enabled. Has one of them triumphed already?

Federal agencies score low on cyberdefense assessment report

Federal government agencies have been revealed to be among the worst violators of good cyberdefense, despite all the rhetoric that comes out of Washington around bolstering IT security.

To utilize IoT, enterprises need to overcome these obstacles

While Internet of Things is all abuzz nowadays in enterprises circles, there are some important obstacles to true IoT enterprise utilization, explained Kevin Curran, a professor of computer science at the University of Ulster and IEEE senior members.

News Scan: Net neutrality becomes official; IT Budgets rising by 6%; More

The top news stories for Feb. 27, 2015.  

Cybersecurity most hindered by lack of resources, communication disconnect

A new study reveals that a lack of resources and a critical disconnect between CISOs and senior corporate leadership are preventing many organizations from properly addressing growing cybersecurity threats.

News Scan: Sony breach was a security game changer; CIO does still mean 'career is over'; More

The top news stories for Feb. 25, 2015.

Security worries are a nightmare for CIOs

More than anything else, issues related to IT security are what keep CIOs up at night. But adding to the anxiety my be concerns that many CIOs themselves are not doing enough to put up a best defense.