Rob Lemos

Persistent Bots: Five Ways They Stay Enmeshed in Your Network

Earlier this year, the developers of a malicious program created to infect Linux-based internet-of-things (IoT) devices found a way for it to automatically reinstall the malware following a reboot.The...

CCleaner Attack Targeted Telecoms, Network Hardware Providers

The malware inserted into CCleaner, a popular system utility downloaded by at least 2.3 million users, is far more serious than originally thought, specifically targeting the makers of networking...

Technologists Say Trump Cybersecurity Executive Order Only a ‘Plan of a Plan’

After more than 100 days in office, the Trump administration released its long-awaited executive order on cybersecurity May 11, which calls for government agencies to conduct security reviews and...

Women’s Progress in Cyber-Security Stalled Over Past Two Years: Survey

Women's participation in the cyber-security industry stagnated over the past two years, leveling off at 11 percent, which is much lower than women’s overall participation in the workforce, according...

Software Patches Could Prevent Most Breaches, Study Finds

Approximately 80 percent of companies that had either a breach or a failed audit could have prevented the issue with a software patch or a configuration change, according to...

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Box’s Mark Wayland on the Importance of the Content Cloud

Remote work existed long before the COVID-19 pandemic. However, now it is part of every organization, in many cases, permanently. This fundamental change in the...

Lenovo Taps Strategic Partners for New Everything-as-a-Service and Edge Solutions

Lenovo has long been one of the tech industry’s canniest vendors in terms of building and extending strategic partnerships. So it is no surprise...