Roger Thompson

Roger Thompson is Director of Malicious Content Research at Computer Associates, Inc. He is a first-generation antivirus pioneer, having started his own scanner development company in Australia in 1987. Roger is on the advisory board for Virus Bulletin and the WildList, he is a frequent speaker at security conferences around the world, and is often quoted in the press on matters of malicious code.

We Must Beat Spyware

If worms and viruses werent enough, theres a new threat: spyware. This menace is defined as any software intended to aid an unauthorized person or entity in causing a...

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Secure Cloud Migration: Beware Identity Failures and Misconfigurations

According to Gartner, the worldwide public cloud services market grew 40.7% in 2020. But despite how commonplace it now is, a cloud migration can...

How Tech Companies Can Boost Cyber Defenses: Building a Cyber-First Culture

Today’s accelerated pace of digital transformation brings significant opportunities for businesses to grow and drive value for shareholders. At the same time, the rise...

Zoomtopia: AI and Video to Power Healthcare

At the recent Zoomtopia event, the company touted its ability to power digital healthcare. Zoom already integrates with popular electronic health record (EHR) systems, such...

eWEEK eSPEAKS Video Podcast with James Maguire

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DevOps or ‘DevOops’: Three Tips for Successful DevOps

Throughout my career as an IT consultant, working with various platforms and technologies, I’ve encountered a myriad of terms pitched to me to explain...