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New Zealand defends its border device search policy (Q&A)

The Parallax

The Customs and Excise Act of 2018, which went into effect on October 1, establishes clear guidelines on how the country can enforce its device search policies at border crossings, including airports. Q: What spurred the policy change for New Zealand?

KubeCon: New Tools for Protecting Kubernetes with Policy

The New Stack

The dynamic nature of cloud native platforms and the simplicity of deployment that containers bring aren’t always an advantage if they let developers create systems that aren’t secure or break company policy.

Even The Hype about artificial intelligence can bring policy benefits


Read why John Thornhill says AI and machine learning are overhyped but that is actually good for the technology such bubbles often the prelude to the deployment of disruptive technologies on Financial Times. Here are two seemingly contradictory but surprisingly consistent statements about artificial intelligence. First, AI is massively over-hyped. Second, this is a good thing. Talk […]. Artificial Intelligence CTO News

Introducing Apache HBase Medium Object Storage (MOB) compaction partition policies

Cloudera Engineering

The Apache HBase MOB feature achieves this improvement by separating IO paths for file references and MOB objects, applying different compaction policies to MOBs and thus reducing write amplification created by HBase’s compactions. Introduction.

FBI vs Apple: Policy Analysis


Editor’s note: This is the second in a five-part series on this topic. This examination by Arnold Abraham provides insights and nuanced lessons from history, the law and the tech world that can inform all of us interested in both privacy and security.-bg bg Despite foreboding tales of doom associated with the potential outcome on each […]. CTO Cyber Security News

The Importance of an Online Encryption Policy


This quote summarizes the importance of online encryption policy and hands-on implementation within an organization. Through an online encryption policy, you can mitigate the risks and avoid these cases, whether you’re a profit or a non-profit organization. Creating such a policy involves the participation of the IT department in your organization, and it may or may not include the c-suite executives until it reaches complete implementation.

InfoSec Policies and Standards: Some strategic context for those just diving into this world


Organizations are giving more priority to development of information security policies, as protecting their assets is one of the prominent things that needs to be considered. Lack of clarity in InfoSec policies can lead to catastrophic damages which cannot be recovered. So an organization makes different strategies in implementing a security policy successfully. Security policies of all companies are not same, but the key motive behind them is to protect assets.

 FBI vs Apple: History, Policy, Sovereignty and Individual Rights


Editor’s note: This is the third in a five-part series on this topic. This examination by Arnold Abraham provides insights and nuanced lessons from history, the law and the tech world that can inform all of us interested in both privacy and security. For a detailed legal analysis accompanying the article, please visit […].

In post-massacre Vegas, security policies clash with privacy values

The Parallax

A lot of hotels have put similar policies in effect after October 1.”. In the Caesars Entertainment room policy, the hotel warns guests that they can be forced to leave for refusing room checks.

leaked cyberwar policy ppd20 - CTOvision


cyber war policy and perhaps even a small measure of consolation for cyber war critics The leaked PPD-20 provides valuable insights about U.S.

The Things you Need to Know Before writing a Data Backup Policy


What is data backup policy? So, what do you need to consider before writing a data backup policy? Before we get into details of what is needed, let’s discuss why data backup policy is a necessity. Without a clear data policy, it will be impossible to know when the last backup was conducted and how old is the data. It is for such reasons that the importance of the policy is emphasized.

How IT teams navigate unlimited vacation policies

Kristin Burnham - CIO

Take as much time off as you'd like, so long as you get your work done. To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story

How hackers are approaching medical cybersecurity

The Parallax

News CyberMed CyberMed Summit 2018 FDA Internet of Things IoT medical cybersecurity medical devices medical security medsec policy security University of ArizonaPHOENIX—Within minutes of each other, two patients were wheeled into the hospital emergency department with emergency haste.

List of Cyber Threat “Wake-Up Calls” Growing: Policy makers have been hitting the snooze button since 1970


Generally each of the events below was so significant policy makers were loudly proclaiming to all who would listen that they were a wake-up call. This means there are reflections in public policy documents, speeches and the press that cite leaders using the phrase.

Free 5 Feb Workshop Explores Using Sharepoint to Bridge the Gap Between Policy and Technology


As technology executives, we''re often challenged with managing policy requirements and keeping up with technology to support them, while working with limited budgets and a shallow pool of qualified staff. By Charles Hall.

Israel’s cybersecurity industry is a unicorn. Here’s why

The Parallax

Contrast that with the United States, which President Trump believes is better off without a cybersecurity policy expert in the White House. News Be'ersheba Cyber Week cybersecurity government INCD Israel policy politics

On doctors’ orders, Israel plans a health care CERT

The Parallax

A CERT is like FEMA for cyber,” says Beau Woods, a cybersafety fellow at the Atlantic Council policy think tank. “An Such a policy would mimic “the way that other companies secure a network from the Internet.”.

Overburdening: how to cope with it and work is irrefutable


Consider a company policy that says ‘The call desk picks up calls within 60 seconds’ This policy forces a call desk team to pick up new calls within 60 seconds. Agile Coach Kanban Overburdening Sustainability call desk corporate policies help desk irrefutable demand kanban overburdening STATIK workflowSometimes teams must take up work that exceeds their capability.

Why health care cybersecurity is in ‘critical condition’

The Parallax

For the report’s conclusion, 21 health care professionals, clinicians, policy experts, and cybersecurity experts had signed off on using the word “critical” to describe the condition of health care cybersecurity.

All about Website Password Policies

Jeremiah Grossman

Website Password Policy While the process seems straightforward, organization should never take choosing passwords lightly as it will significantly affect the user experience, customer support volume, and the level of security/fraud. Defining an appropriate website password policy is a delicate balancing act between security and ease-of-use. Password policies enforce the minimum bar for password guessability, how often they may be changed, what they can’t be, and so on.

On doctors’ orders, Israel plans a health care CERT

The Parallax

A CERT is like FEMA for cyber,” says Beau Woods, a cybersafety fellow at the Atlantic Council policy think tank. “An Such a policy would mimic “the way that other companies secure a network from the Internet.”.

Tom Ridge on how we should fight our ‘digital war’ (Q&A)

The Parallax

Ridge says he has been using his influence as a former politician to encourage more common-sense cybersecurity policy. Q: The United States doesn’t seem to have a strong, guiding cybersecurity policy at the moment.

How to Enable, Disable, and Customize AutoPlay in Windows 10

I'm Programmer

Disable AutoPlay Using the Group Policy Editor. Under “Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components”, click “AutoPlay Policies”. AutoPlay Policies.

The Report The Cybersecurity Commission Should Have Sent To the President and President Elect


For policy-makers new to cybersecurity the introduction recaps issues the nation has been dealing with for quite some time now. CTO Cyber Security News Cognitio Computer security Cybersecurity PolicyBob Gourley.

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Identity Based Internet Protocol (IBIP): A network security innovation developed at The MITRE Corporation


IBIP relies on the concept of both host and user identity, as well as on defining permissible use policies within which network traffic is required to operate. Traffic that violates policy can be blocked or can trigger and alert or both. By Bob Gourley.

CIOs Need To Know: Will AI Be A Good Or A Bad Thing For Their Company?

The Accidental Successful CIO

AI could do this better if Facebook had a fast enough video processing algorithm and a clear set of policies that determined what video was allowed. Technology AI artificial intelligence censorship decency Facebook fake news filtering freedom policy social network video streaming

It’s the President…

Haft of the Spear

computer security National Security News Politics Reform Security technology Threat cyber czar cybersecurity government policyIt was announced today that Rob Joyce, the nation’s “Cyber Czar” was leaving the National Security Council and returning to his home agency, the NSA. Joyce, by all accounts a respected and capable subject matter expert, was a detailee, which to everyone outside of the metro DC area is a fancy way of saying he was on loan from the NSA.

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Should The Salaries In Your IT Department Be Known By All?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Yes, you guessed correctly: I’m talking about open-pay policies. You may have heard about open-pay policies, but let’s take just a moment and make sure that everyone’s on the same page here. There can be some significant advantages to implementing a policy like this.

Implementing Your Company’s Cybersecurity, Military Style

The Accidental Successful CIO

I guess you purchase and install tools that will allow you to detect if the bad guys are able to get in, you create policies for what various people are supposed to do if this happens, and you make sure that your most precious assets are safely hidden away even if the bad guys get in.

5 Secrets A CIO Needs To Know In Order To Create A Social Media Plan

The Accidental Successful CIO

Let’s Have A Policy Party. Hopefully by now you realize that as part of your CIO job you need to be responsible for creating a social media policy for your company. Just creating a policy is not enough. What 5 Rules Need To Be A Part Of Your Social Media Policy?

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BYOD: Is This A Good Thing Or A Bad Thing For CIOs?

The Accidental Successful CIO

You don’t want to have anyone coming back to you and saying that they had interpreted the company’s policy differently than you had intended. Technology bring your own devices BYOD corporate data e-discovery iPad personal personal data policy pornography wipes

USMC and DoD Rapid Reaction Technology Office Seeks Info On Six Categories of Technology: Please review and engage


Friends at the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies recently brought this to our attention and since a high number of our readers live their lives studying or working with advanced technologies we wanted to get this to you right away. Analysis Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Unmanned Aircraft Systems Marine Corps Base Quantico Potomac Institute for Policy Studies Signal Processing U.S. By Bob Gourley.

How to Protect Your Small Business from a Hacker Attack

The Crazy Programmer

Passwords make to the top of the list of a majority of security policies, but also make up a huge chunk of successful site compromises. Policy Matters. A majority of small enterprises tend to assume that they don’t really need a formal security policy.

DevOps: The Ultimate Way to Break Down Silos

On a daily basis, Jim focuses on analyzing users’ needs, testing and developing software, while Judy manages IT infrastructure and policies. Let’s imagine Jim works on the development team for a food company and his colleague, Julie, works on the operations team.

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The Path to AI in Business: Crawl, Walk, Run


Read why Janet Morss says that all companies including small and medium enterprises need to relook their AI implementation policy to stay ahead of competition on CIO : When it comes to the adoption of artificial intelligence in business, there is a big gap between vision and reality.

Make CI/CD Fast and Secure

The New Stack

Automate Security Policies. Further, Grafeas works with another tool called Kritis which lets you define security policies that can be enforced on the system. These policies can be based on metadata. Twistlock sponsored this post. Twain Taylor.

Flow Optimization at the Sprint Boundary

In this situation, our team can use the enriched data from a Monte Carlo analysis to craft a better-informed policy about how much work they will take on. For example, the team might adopt a policy of reserving a full day each and every Sprint for handling unforeseen eventualities.

Earning 265.000 USD A Year

The market chain Whole Foods has been applying transparent salary policy within the company since 1986, and argues that it is an inevitable requirement to create a real team work and a trustworthy environment. For this reason, in my opinion, with a secret salary policy, perhaps companies declare that they cannot implement a fair salary policy, and in fact, they try to justify this by saying "if the salary information was known to everyone, this would lead to some kind of chaos".

6 Tips to Make Your Business Data Backups Secure

The Crazy Programmer

Align Your Policies Accordingly. Make sure your enterprise-wide security policies and procedures take into account back-up related considerations. Today’s enterprises are heavily dependent on technology and data to facilitate routine operations.

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