Recent changes to the White House’s cybersecurity departments are hemorrhaging employees, which could make the government more susceptible to cyberattacks.
The cybersecurity workforce needs to grow — by a lot, according to industry experts. (ISC)2 — the world’s largest nonprofit association of cybersecurity professionals —said last week the 2019 (ISC)² Cybersecurity Workforce Study that the industry needs to grow its workforce by 145% to close the cybersecurity workforce gap and better defend businesses and governments from […]
What types of cyberattacks were carried out this week, November 9, 2019? Read on to find out about the latest cyberattacks and who got hacked this week.
Take a minute to think about how nice it would be to have a long weekend—every weekend, with a four day work week. Would one extra day off per week do you and your team some good? The corporate world has been experimenting with this idea recently, and the results are generally positive, with employees […]
As helpful as Siri, Alexa and Google Home are, cyber security experts have long warned that smart device are probably not keeping your privacy very secure. It turns out, smart home hacking doesn’t even require much technical skill. Researchers at the University of Michigan say they have found a way to take over a Google […]
With the costs of solar energy declining, renewable energy is forecasted to rise high in the next five years.
If there’s one legislative body that truly understands the importance of cybersecurity in the digital age, it should be the U.S. Congress. Remember the election cybersecurity issues of 2016? That was fun. We went through so many news stories about Wikileaks, hacking, and election interference that you were convinced Congress would act and take the […]
Limiting Noncompete Agreements Worked for Silicon Valley – Could This Work for the Rest of the Country?
A recent legislation proposal to limit the use of noncompete agreements might give American workers a leg up, like it did to California and Silicon Valley.
Technology, artificial intelligence and automation are supposed to solve our biggest problems, not create new ones or exacerbate existing issues. Unbeknownst to many, big tech is actually putting a huge burden on the environment. In a study assessing the energy consumption required to train several common large AI models, Researchers at the University of Massachusetts […]
Big tech companies and popular games like Pokémon go have been collecting consumers’ data and using it to influence them to buy their products.