Security, security, security - the pain point of the digital economy isn't going anywhere according to a panel session at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
in 2012, Mike Baukes left his 9-to-5 to co-found UpGuard. His aim: build tools to help companies manage risk in a complex cybersecurity world. Baukes told me how their free web site risk assessment tool works, and what he's learned about how companies should address risk in their "software supply chains."
Security – are staff your enemy? It is OK to say `quite possibly’ and let paranoia play a sensible role
The staff working in a company are the weakest point for hackers to attack, and the more privileged the person, the more chance there is of a damaging hit.
Europe's data economy ambitions haven't exactly set the heather on fire to date. The European Commission's latest plans for more jaw-jaw isn't likely to change that.
The Direct Marketing Commission received 230 complaints for the year ending 30 June 2016 - largely as a result of complex supply chain and consent issues.
In an internet of things world, what do you own and what can you be pwned on? This will be an important discussion in 2017.
The Minister for Digital and Culture released a report this week outlining why, despite Brexit, it’s important for the UK to fall into line on GDPR.
Two stories involving privacy - or lack thereof - paint a dystopian picture. Evernote throws privacy under the "machine learning" bus, while Yahoo sets an unflattering record for total accounts breached. There may be a silver lining though: better policies and more urgency.
Expectations are growing that Blockchain will be one of the big business management tools of the near future, and IBM is working hard to have a key role in its development and use.
European regulators have signed off on Microsoft's acquisition of LinkedIn, despite anti-trust objections raised by former BFF Salesforce. Now it's onwards to save the world, it seems.
The US Government's amendment of Rule 41 adds further complication to an already tangled mess of data sovereignty and residency questions for cloud services buyers.
Analyst Dean Bubley discusses at Nexterday North this week how the role of a telecoms provider could be helped by blockchain technology.
MyCareCentric Epilepsy provides real-time information links between people with epilepsy and their medical teams to help them tackle this unpredictable condition together.