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Unique Techniques to save data in Hadoop

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Technology is an integral part of our lives and its use is set only to increase; it has an effect on nearly everything we meet on a daily basis. Developments in technology do not just happen. Thanks to data, specifically Big Data that has extended the span of technology development. Data is used Read more

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper September 26, 2016

Weekly infosec snipper
This entry is part 124 of 124 in the series Weekly Infosec Snipper
Swiss People have voted over Surveillance Power against Threats Swiss voters have given additional power of surveillance with a 66.5% majority of voting. After Paris attack, the Swiss people have shown concern on growing threat from terrorists and they are ready for surveillance on their privacy for Read more

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper September 19, 2016

Weekly infosec snipper
This entry is part 123 of 124 in the series Weekly Infosec Snipper
Blizzard has faced Cyber-attack, restored website successfully Blizzard admitted about cyber-attack by PoodleCorp - a hacking group is believed to be responsible. The company disclosed about the incident on twitter page. This is the fourth cyber-attack that Blizzard faced but soon Blizzard came back Read more

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper September 12, 2016

Weekly infosec snipper
This entry is part 122 of 124 in the series Weekly Infosec Snipper
North Korea Nuclear Test Site suffered DDoS attack Data of severs belonging to PCIA (Project on Crowdsourced Imagery Analysis) have suffered from DDoS attack. The attack was severe that compelled PCIA to take down its “geoserver”, this server handles satellite imagery database. PCIA did not point Read more

Ways to Reduce Risks in Shadow IT

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Shadow IT coves a broad spectrum but for ease, the general accepted definition is : Shadow IT is used within organizations without approval of organization and it describes information technology systems and its solutions. Sometime, it is termed as “Stealth IT” to define solutions given by Read more

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper September 05, 2016

Weekly infosec snipper
This entry is part 121 of 124 in the series Weekly Infosec Snipper
Lightspeed suffered from Data Breach Lightspeed a seller of POS system has notified its clients about data breach. Company's engineers detected the breach. Unknown attacker has gained access to the retail system as the retail system stores the data of buyers who have purchased via POS system with Read more

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper August 29, 2016

Weekly infosec snipper
This entry is part 120 of 124 in the series Weekly Infosec Snipper
Firefox Version-50 will mitigate MIME Confusion Attack Firefox is going to introduce its version-50, which will bring protection against MIME confusion attack. The browser receives a file from the server; it checks the response of server for content-type header. The content type header indicates the Read more

Seven Predictions for Cognitive Analytics in 2016

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The last few years has seen a rise in discussion pertaining of Artificial Intelligence (AI) with particular interests on its impact on business and the society. Well, some once said that necessity is the mother of invention and the growth of unstructured data around the world has surely contributed Read more