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25 Tips for Protecting PII and Sensitive Data

We’re inundated  with requests for our personally identifable information (PII) and even sensitive data yet we sometimes don’t put in the right controls to protect these assets. Organizations are constantly collecting, storing, and distributing PII and sensitive data but many individuals and even organizations still don’t quite understand the repercussions of mishandled data. Here are…
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ADVANCING SOFTWARE SECURITY IN THE EU by ENISA

Secure software development and maintenance is attracting a lot of attention lately, due to the rapidly increased dependency of everyday products, services and process to the underlying software. Quite often, weaknesses behind reported security incidents and/or breaches are being materialized due to the lack of adherence on fundamental security principles and techniques. In order to…
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Risks of File-Sharing Technology

File sharing involves using technology that allows internet users to share files that are housed on their individual computers. Peer-to-peer (P2P) applications, such as those used to share music files, are some of the most common forms of file-sharing technology. However, P2P applications introduce security risks that may put your information or your computer in…
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Understanding Patches and Software Updates

Patches are software and operating system (OS) updates that address security vulnerabilities within a program or product. Software vendors may choose to release updates to fix performance bugs, as well as to provide enhanced security features. https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/tips/ST04-006
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