Daily Tech Briefing Dec. 11, 2017

With Hack of NiceHash Exchange, Bitcoin Security Concerns Grow VIDEO

December 11, 2017 10:05 AM | ()
DAILY VIDEO: Bitcoin exchange NiceHash is hacked as cryptocurrency hits new highs; Microsoft and ESET work with law enforcement to disrupt the Gamarue botnet; Apple updates iOS and macOS for critical security vulnerabilities; and there's more.
Menlo Security

Menlo Security Raises $40M to Advance Malware Isolation Technology

December 11, 2017 8:07 AM | ()
The security startup continues to evolve its isolation technology to help protect organizations from emerging forms of malware.

Citrix Study Finds Workforce Flexibility Boosts Productivity, Morale SLIDESHOW

December 11, 2017 7:36 AM | ()
A study of 1,300 U.S. business employees sponsored by cloud connectivity company Citrix found that companies that give employees some flexibility on where and when they works improves morale and productivity.
Webinar, Dec. 14th

Webinar Dec. 14th: Modernizing Authentication — What It Takes to Transform Secure Access

December 11, 2017 7:26 AM | ()
Please join Jim Ducharme of RSA to learn how to transform the way you secure access in the modern enterprise. You'll see how identity intelligence, business context and threat intelligence work together to build a strong foundation for secure access that's pervasive, connected and continuous.

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Facebook Messenger Spoofing

How Facebook Users Can Thwart Imposters Who Spoof Their Identities

December 08, 2017 7:32 PM | ()
NEWS ANALYSIS: Scammers are increasingly spoofing the Facebook user's account names to engage their friends in phony Messenger conversations to phish for personal information. Here's how to stop them.

#eWEEKchat Dec. 13: Predictions and Wild Guesses for IT in 2018

December 08, 2017 5:56 PM | ()
This is one of the most fun and interesting #eWEEKchats of the year, offering an opportunity to predict the IT future for 2018.
Microsoft Kubernetes Components

Microsoft Embraces Kubernetes With New Azure Serverless, DevOps Tools

December 08, 2017 5:32 PM | ()
Microsoft is bullish on the open-source container orchestration platform, announcing multiple cloud-based capabilities and new alliances.

Predictions 2018: Digital Transformation Ready to Hit Its Stride

December 08, 2017 5:14 PM | ()
DT may be a cliche, but there's no getting around the fact that the term is very relevant. Enterprises are indeed rethinking and re-tooling their IT systems, because they have to do so.
Windows in Education

Microsoft Asserts Windows Gaining Ground in Education Market

December 08, 2017 4:03 PM | ()
The race to reach students is heating up with Microsoft reporting growing demand for Windows devices in classrooms.
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Intel Chip Flaw Enables Malware to Gain Full Access to Computer Assets VIDEO

December 08, 2017 3:18 PM | ()
DAILY VIDEO: Newly revealed flaw in Intel processors allows undetectable malware; Google blocking Amazon Fire TV, Echo Show users from YouTube access; Apple Pay Cash allows person-to-person payments from Apple devices; and there's more.

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