Category Archives: Cybersecurity

Securing the Internet of Things (IoT)

Categories: Cybersecurity General Internet of Things

IoT and the Expanding Threat Surface   The Internet of Things has the potential to be one of the biggest technological revolutions in the  recent ages, enabling businesses to work smarter, faster and more profitably. However, in order for IoT to really gain adoption and attain its promise, one of the critical issues that still…

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Is Apache Hadoop Ready for Security?

Categories: Cybersecurity Open Source Software

In 2008, the number of internet-connected devices surpassed the number of people on the planet and Facebook overtook MySpace as the most popular social network. At the time, few people grasped the impact that these rapidly expanding digital networks would have on both national and cyber security. This was also the year I first used…

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Join Apache Spot (Incubating): The Community Dedicated to Ending Cyber Threats

Categories: Cybersecurity Open Source Software

At this point we’ve all witnessed the seemingly endless parade of headlines regarding yet another cyber attack. The latest news came September 22, 2016 from Yahoo! and includes the staggering revelation that “at least 500 million accounts were stolen” in, wait for it, “late 2014”. Those 500M+ accounts can be added to the already hefty…

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