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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Chambers Talks AI, Cybersecurity, Architectures and Market Transitions 

It’s been well over five years since John Chambers stepped down as the CEO of Cisco Systems, a company he took from being a...

Masergy Beefs Up its AIOps Capabilities 

A couple of weeks ago, I interviewed Chris MacFarland, CEO of SD-WAN and SASE provider, Masergy. While we talked about the importance of having...

Spectra Logic: Product Overview and Insight

Company: Spectra Logic (data storage and data management solutions) Company Description: Spectra Logic develops data storage and data management solutions that solve the problem of...

How Franciscan Health Traded Data Center for Cloud with Virtustream

In enterprise IT, it is difficult to find a larger or more pervasive subject than the continuing rise of cloud computing. Most of those...

How NVIDIA is Evolving from GPUs to xPUs 

This week NVIDIA is holding its digital GPU Technology Conference (GTC). Historically, the event has been focused on developers, gamers, data scientists, auto manufacturers...