Author: Alexandra Driscoll

Remember that teacher in elementary school that always talked about sharing, and made you share your toys with the other kids in class? That teacher provided a valuable lesson to many in that sharing really is caring. Ok, so enough with the nostalgia - currently, sharing is spoken...

As the snow fell along the East coast this past weekend, I was reminded of the celebrated movie Fargo. Nothing goes to plan as the main character solicits two bumbling crooks to kidnap his wife, hold her for ransom and then collect from his wealthy father in-law;...

The impact of a compromised IT infrastructure extends far beyond an organization’s internal mechanisms and functions. Data breaches and security incidents increasingly put not just individual companies but also entire supply chains at risk. When it comes to cyber security and cyber attacks, the topic...

New partnership enhances Neovera's ability to meet global customer demand for complete cyber security solutions. RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Neovera, Inc., a leading provider of IT consulting, cyber security solutions, and infrastructure management services, today announced it has joined the Sophos Partner Program. This new relationship allows Neovera...

Nobody likes eavesdroppers, ESPECIALLY when the eavesdroppers are state-sponsored hackers, quite possibly from your own government.  While officially unconfirmed, the discovery of backdoors in Juniper’s ScreenOS, correlated with what we know about some of the NSA’s digital interdiction methods, indicate that they might have been...

Sadly, yet another large corporation has been hit with a cyber attack. Back in December Hyatt Hotels discovered a data breach had occurred after malware targeted their payment processing systems. At the time Hyatt couldn’t provide much information about the breach as it was just discovering...

This past week, privacy and consumer security issues took center stage at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, NV. Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Edith Ramirez spoke with attendees about the potential benefits and risks associated with Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT). Smart...

Saving your data in the cloud could save your company in more ways than one - the rise of cyber crime and the increasing need to store more and more data makes companies and individuals susceptible to data theft, corruption, or loss. Many businesses will...

Online breaches have become a significant part of the discussion when it comes to protecting consumer and organization data across multiple industries - from government groups to private companies and beyond, it seems like no one is safe from prying, anonymous hackers stationed around the world. We...

It hasn’t been a great start to the new year for taxi and private car service, Uber. On New Year’s Day the company took heat over the ‘surge charges’ it imposed on New Year’s Eve – increased pricing during times of high demand on the service. Many...