21 novembre 2018

Smart cities. Is it wise to get smarter?

Keiron Shepherd, Senior Security Specialist at F5 Networks, discusses how the threat landscape will change as smart cities become more of a reality and the security considerations we need to make before we begin reaping the benefits of connected devices We are in an era of intelligent and urgent urban innovation. Our homes are connected, our streets are thriving labyrinths of interconnectivity, and our businesses are a hive of data streaming and surveillance. Communities are now emerging as sophisticated centres of... [Lire la suite]
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07 novembre 2018

The top US digital cities recognised

Los Angeles’ open data platform, Virginia Beach’s flood defence work and Coral Gables’ utilisation of Lean Six Sigma processes are among the projects which have put the cities at the top of the 2018 Digital Cities Survey in the US.   The annual survey recognises cities that have leveraged data to enhance city services and to tackle social challenges, enhance cyber-security and improve transparency. It is in its 18th year and is conducted by the Centre for Digital Government (CDG).   The survey acknowledges cities in... [Lire la suite]
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28 juin 2017

Big data, big money: who benefits from the explosion of data?

We are sure: the data will revolutionize the world, but who will really benefit? In 2011, consulting firm Gartner said: "Information is the oil of the 21st century, and analytics is the engine of combustion". In spite of this metaphor, each one legitimately raises the question of who tomorrow will be the tycoons of the given ... More, what will be the methods of the giants of today and tomorrow: will they be, like the oil giants in their time , at the limit of legality? Will there be oil spills? Will there be collusion with our... [Lire la suite]
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29 mars 2016

Secure the Internet of Things, it's now...or never?

90% of companies consider themselves vulnerable on the security of their connected objects According to AT & T report, "Cyber Security Insight Report," the risks regarding connected objects are rapidly increasing and the companies do not feel ready to face them. Overview in figures. The US giant AT & T telecom conducted a survey on cybersecurity of objects connected with 500 decision makers in global companies with over 1,000 employees. The findings of this study show that if many of them have taken the turn of the Internet... [Lire la suite]
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08 février 2016

Internet of Things- Threats and Thriving Analytics

Internet of things or internet of everything is a galaxy of digital devices forming a horizon by being connected to the internet. IoT ripples and driving forces are creating waves of opportunities and innovations along with risk and remedy challenges. IoT adopts an information ecosystem of electronic equipment, applications, systems and networks that are owned and operated by humans to enhance digital human life. Threats are undeniable facts that cause damage, destruction, disruption, danger and disaster in the field of information... [Lire la suite]