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News roundup: UK probes Nvidia-Arm deal, Zoom's new $100 million app development fund, and the EU clamps down on AI

A roundup of this week's technology news, including the UK government's probe into the Nvidia-Arm deal, Zoom's new $100 million app development fund, British digital currency plans, and the EU's move to clamp down on AI technology.

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Why you need to change your attitude to cyber security

Ahead of We Fight Fraud Live, Head of Cyber Solomon Gilbert, explains why it's not good enough to just react to cyber attacks – instead you must correct your mindset and adopt more resilient attitudes.

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What can we learn about security from the crime scene?

We’re doomed to suffer a huge cybercrime wave unless we can learn to be as agile as these nimble fingered fiends.

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News roundup: Dell-VMware spin-off, SAP unveils financial services unit, Alibaba faces record fine, semiconductor industry growth, and more

A round-up of this week's technology news, including Dell's spin-off of VMware, SAP's new financial services unit, a record fine faced by Alibaba, healthy growth in the semiconductor industry, and more.

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The rise of ransomware 2.0

2020 has seen a rise in the number of ransomware attacks, from infostealers, PDF attachments, and Excel formulas. What are some of the trends businesses should be aware of?

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News roundup: LG closes phone business, Google wins Oracle lawsuit, new UK tech regulator, and more

A roundup of this week’s technology news, including LG’s plans to close down its phone business, Google’s win in a longstanding lawsuit with Oracle, and the launch of a new tech regulator in the UK.

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Cybersecurity and board-level buy-in: how to speak the language of a CFO

Every CISO knows that the cyber threat landscape is growing ever-more sophisticated, making the mission of keeping the enterprise secure a task with seemingly no end. By learning to speak the language of the CFO, CISOs can improve...

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The risks of open banking

Open banking is driving the development of new FinTech services for bank customers, but is it secure?

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News roundup: Big tech firms challenged on online misinformation, Intel’s expansion plans & Salesforce’s move to tackle the digital skills gap

A roundup of this week’s technology news, including a US government inquiry into disinformation on big tech platforms, $20 billion expansion plans unveiled by Intel, a new online educational scheme launched by US cloud giant...

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UK at risk without a national data strategy

Leading peers on the House of Lords Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence worry that the UK will not benefit or control AI as national data strategy is delayed.

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News roundup: Samsung semiconductor warning, Huawei introduces 5G royalties, UK 5G spectrum auction closes, and more

A round up of this week's technology news including Samsung’s warning for semiconductor shortages, Huawei introduces a royalty for their 5G patents, and Dropbox tackles password management.

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Middle East's critical infrastructure faces cyberattacks while digital transformation fuels data theft

The Middle East, with its patchwork of political rivalries and disputes, is suffering nation-state-sponsored cyberattacks on infrastructure such as utilities, oil and gas and transport hubs. Meanwhile, the move to cloud services and...

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iProov CEO seeks to rebuild online trust in ID

Andrew Bud of secure biometrics firm iProov wants to show that people are who they say they are.

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News roundup: Europe's semiconductor dreams, Facebook scraps HK cable plans, & Oppo usurps Huawei as Chinese smartphone leader

A round up of this week's technology news including the EC's plans to take on US & China in the semiconductor race, National Security concerns force Facebook to scrap Hong Kong undersea cable plans, and Huawei begins to lose its grip...

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Trend Micro Deep Security and VMware NSX: Which cloud and data centre security solution is better?

IT Central Station users review two of the highest reviewed solutions in the cloud and data centre security market – Trend Micro Deep Security and VMware NSX.

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Container Security: Which solution is best?

IT Central Station users review the highest reviewed solutions in the container security market.

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Why phishing and ransomware should be at the top of your c-suite's security concerns

With research showing bad actors are focusing more on ransomware and phishing, what is the link between phishing and ransomware and why will they continue to be prominent threats in 2021?

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Why Africa's surge of digitalisation makes it a target for hackers

A new report reveals a lot of work is needed to improve cybersecurity in Africa. We look at the cybersecurity challenges facing business in Africa, and why education and awareness is so vital.

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