Fahmida Y. Rashid

Hacking: Exploiting Default of Guessable Credentials

Hacking: Exploiting Default of Guessable Credentials Attackers exploited default or easily guessable credentials for about 29 percent of the breaches analyzed by the Verizon RISK team. Many vendors often ship...

Learn From Past Incidents

Learn From Past Incidents Insider attacks are common enough that there will be repeat incidents. Take precautions so that the latest incident can't be repeated again. IT can write an...

NASA Repeatedly Attacked, Jet Propulsion Lab Compromised

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration was under heavy attack over the past two years, as adversaries tried to infect machines with malware or use advanced persistent threats to...

Data, Laws, Cyber-Weapons Biggest Threats to Information Security

The three biggest information security risks in 2012 are the rise of big data, ill-conceived regulations and the prospect of cyber-war, a prominent security expert told attendees at the...

Networks Offer Best Security for BYOD, Consumerization of IT: Cisco

Information security professionals are faced with two difficult questions when trying to secure the network. They can either lock down the network, or €œfree up€ the technology, according to...

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Four Keys to a Successful SaaS Solution in Healthcare

The healthcare industry is known for its reliance on antiquated legacy infrastructure, reluctance to adopt newer digital transformation technology that’s common in other sectors,...

Cisco’s Country Digital Acceleration Effort Aims to Boost Digital Transformation

Solving the world biggest challenges and making the world a better place for everyone is something most large businesses talk about, but action is...

Satori’s Ben Herzberg and Yoav Cohen on Securing Your Snowflake Data Cloud

I spoke with Satori executives Ben Herzberg and Yoav Cohen about the key points in their new book, “Snowflake Security: Securing Your Snowflake Data...

eWEEK TweetChat, Dec. 14: Predictions for Tech in 2022

On Tuesday, December 14, at 11 AM PT, @eWEEKNews will host its monthly #eWEEKChat. The topic will be “Predictions for Tech in 2022,” and...

SAS’s Kimberly Nevala on How to Optimize Data Analytics for Success

I spoke with Kimberly Nevala, Strategic Advisor at SAS, about the value of analytics training and the importance of listening to staff as tactics...