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Do CIOs have an inherent conflict of interest when it comes to security? What should be their InfoSec involvement? Who in the enterprise should take the lead on cyber-security issues? And what role should the CIO play? These were the two main questions with which speakers...

No list can guarantee the success of your business, but this one guarantees it will be epic. We love lists. I'm convinced that etched on some ancient cave wall there exits a bulleted list of the Ten Things Every Cro-Magnon Must Do To Succeed; okay, it...

Health system "provided false responses" to a risk control self assessment What happens when a health system with liability insurance fails to secure protected health information of its patients and is hit with a $4.13 million class action settlement for it? The civil actions of one...

Jerry Jendusa’s newest venture is called STUCK, but the veteran entrepreneur, business advisor and community leader seems anything but mired in the muck of under-achievement. The Milwaukee-area native grew EMTEQ from a basement startup to an international aerospace company over 18 years before it was...

Bluetooth can rat out your location, researchers say. Bluetooth is everywhere these days—from your Android Wear smartwatch and fitness tracker, to the iPhone in your pocket. Thanks to the Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) profile, they can connect to each other easily without draining your battery power....

The Hack You can crash an iPhone merely by texting it the exact right string of English and Arabic characters . Who’s Involved Anyone can pull the hack off if they know the right combination of characters. It was uncovered by users on Reddit. Anyone with an iPhone...

The Bethesda-based cloud services company Virtustream is set to be acquired by IT giant EMC in a deal worth $1.2 billion, the companies said Tuesday. The all-cash deal is expected to close during the next few months and marks one of the largest acquisitions in the...

'It is critical that what the nurse sees at any point is up to date' Increasingly hospitals are recognizing the value of interoperability between electronic health records and automated dispensing cabinets, or ADCs. In addition to eliminating redundancies during the medication ordering process, linking them helps...

New technology allows irises to be scanned from 40 feet away. Is this a wonder weapon against crime and terrorism or a way for governments to invade our privacy and track our movements? Imagine if you could be identified with certainty from 40 feet away by...