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Michael Dell is working on the details of a reverse-merger with VMware, and here’s what it will probably look like

Michael Dell is working on the details of a reverse-merger with VMware, and here’s what it will probably look like

Michael Dell and his advisers are beginning to focus on the details of a reverse merger with VMware to take Dell Technologies back into the public market, though any final decision or deal is...

The Trick To Winning At Cybersecurity? Expect To Get Hacked

The Trick To Winning At Cybersecurity? Expect To Get Hacked

When the ATM started spewing cash at the Citizens Bank in Cromwell, Conn. on Jan. 27, it was no freak mechanical accident. Instead, this is one of the first instances in the U.S. of...

10 reasons not to innovate your cyber security

10 reasons not to innovate your cyber security

When was the last time you assessed your cybersecurity strategy? Given today’s ever-changing security landscape, it’s probably been too long. In this world of constant cyber threats, businesses can’t afford to be complacent. Yet,...

U.S. Democrats push $1 billion bill for election security

U.S. Democrats push $1 billion bill for election security

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Congressional Democrats introduced legislation on Wednesday that would provide more than $1 billion to boost cyber security of U.S. voting systems, and Vice President Mike Pence defended the administration’s efforts to...

Stephen Ross makes $30m bet on cyber security

Stephen Ross makes $30m bet on cyber security

Stephen Ross, the owner of the Miami Dolphins and developer of New York’s Hudson Yards, has made a $30m acquisition in the first step in a plan to build a brand that aims to...

Hefty fines confirmed for CNI providers with poor cyber security

Hefty fines confirmed for CNI providers with poor cyber security

The government has confirmed that critical infrastructure providers with poor cyber security face fines of millions of pounds as the National Cyber Security Centre publishes new guidance for the industry. The government is warning...

Major UK cyber attack is ‘when, not if’, says security chief

Major UK cyber attack is ‘when, not if’, says security chief

Speaking to the Guardian, Ciaran Martin said the country had been lucky to avoid a “category one” attack – targeting infrastructure like energy companies and financial services. But Mr Martin said the UK was...

Ten trends that will change business cyber security protection in 2018

Ten trends that will change business cyber security protection in 2018

2017 once again proved that the cyber threat landscape is complex and constantly changing, dictating the need for comprehensive and responsive defences that step up to the real challenges that organisations face. AI-aided attacks,...

Winter Olympics targeted by hackers says security firm

Winter Olympics targeted by hackers says security firm

Hackers have attempted to steal sensitive data from groups involved with next month’s Winter Olympics, cyber-security firm McAfee said. The report found malware-infected emails were sent last month to organisations linked to the Pyeongchang Games....

This Startup Is Using Blockchain Tech To Rethink Cyber Security In The Bitcoin Era

This Startup Is Using Blockchain Tech To Rethink Cyber Security In The Bitcoin Era

Paul Puey serves as the CEO of Edge, a cyber security company that empowers individuals to take control of their own online data by developing the proprietary tools, software and systems needed to keep their...