Matthew Hines

SEO Poisoning Piggybacks on McAfee Update Glitch

After a flawed AV update issued by McAfee left thousands of the security company's customers scrambling to get their systems re-configured and back running normally, scammers have predictably moved...

Phony eBay Security Warnings on the Prowl

As cybercriminals continue to advance their attempts to cash-in on end users' sensitivity to potential security risks they're increasingly combining time-honored social engineering schemes with phony desktop alerts and...

People Still Tasting Spam Despite Getting Burned

Despite growing awareness that most of today's unsolicited e-mail constitutes some form of attack, many people continue to open and interact with the spam they receive and expose themselves...

Industry Frets Over Software Security

Based on the results of a survey conducted at last week's RSA Security Conference in San Francisco, IT security pros are more concerned than ever regarding the resiliency of...

RSA Redux: U.S. Cyber-Sec Experts Question Progress, Innovation

Experts speaking at the RSA Security Conference 2010 in San Francisco cited many of the same issues that have long thwarted U.S. cyber-security reform as the most significant problems...

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Salesforce Chief Scientist Silvio Savarese on Conversatational AI

I spoke with Silvio Savarese, Chief Scientist at Salesforce, about a software tool that enables users to create executable code using simple English prompts....

DataStax CEO Chet Kapoor on Real Time Data

I spoke with Chet Kapoor, CEO of DataStax, about how today’s data-driven culture is affecting enterprise change, including how data will turn knowledge workers...

Liveops Taps CDW to Modernize Services

Arizona-based Liveops is a contact center-as-a-service (CCaaS) provider that provides agent services for several industries, including insurance, retail and health services. The company was...

Palo Alto Networks Shifts Zero Trust To Application Layer

Palo Alto Networks has announced what it calls Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) 2.0, which shifts the focus of ZTNA from the network to...

Airiam’s Art Ocain on Preventing Fraud in the SME Market

I spoke with Art Ocain, VP of Cybersecurity and Incident Response at Airiam, about why small and mid-size enterprises are more prone to cyberattack...