Saturday , September 22 2018

July, 2018

  • 5 July

    Information Security Governance

    Information Security Governance

    Information security governance is the information security in the organizational level, which includes senior management, policies, processes, and staffing. It is also the organizational priority provided by the senior leadership, which is required for a successful information security program.   Security Policy and Related Documents Documents such as policies and …

  • 5 July

    Facebook Faces Broadened Federal Investigations Over Data and Privacy

    Facebook Faces Broadened Federal Investigations Over Data and Privacy

    WASHINGTON — Facebook said on Monday that they are facing more of the federal investigations into its sharing of the user data with the political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica, many other governmental agencies are inquiring regarding this matter for examining the social network’s statements about the new issues. The Justice …

  • 4 July

    Baidu Just Made 100th Autonomous Bus Ahead of Commercial Launch in China

    Baidu Just Made 100th Autonomous Bus Ahead of Commercial Launch in China

    Baidu is preparing to launch their very own driverless services in China — and elsewhere — with another update to Apollo autonomous driving platform and the mass production of Apolong, an autonomous bus which allows up to 14 seats for people. Baidu made this announcement at Baidu Create 2018, the …

  • 4 July

    Facebook Confirms That it’s Acquiring Bloomsbury AI

    Facebook Confirms That it’s Acquiring Bloomsbury AI

    Facebook announced this morning that the London based team at Bloomsbury AI will be joining the company from now. Facebook would reply the team and the technology to assist in its efforts to fight against the fake news and of course other content issues. In fact, The Bloomsbury AI Co-Founder …

  • 3 July

    Legal and Regulatory Issues

    Though general understanding of the major legal systems and their types of law is really essential, it is critical that information security professionals understand the concepts described in the next section. Of course with the ubiquity of information systems, data and applications comes a host of legal issues that require …

  • 3 July

    Facebook Bug Temporarily Unblocked People From 800,000+ Block Lists

    Facebook Bug Temporarily Unblocked People From 800,000+ Block Lists

    If you ever have blocked any person on Facebook, you probably want them stay blocked. At least you unblocked them yourself. Facebook has disclosed that around 800,000 plus users were impacted by a bug that silently unblocked “some” people they have blocked. This bug was alive till May 29 until …

  • 2 July

    Types of Attackers

    Types of Attackers

    Controlling access is not limited to the control of authorized users; it also includes preventing unauthorized access. Information systems may be attacked by a variety of attackers, ranging from script kiddies to worms to militarized attacks. Attackers may use a variety of methods in their attempts to compromise the confidentiality, …

June, 2018

  • 30 June

    CRIMINAL, CIVIL AND ADMINISTRATOR LAW

    CRIMINAL, CIVIL AND ADMINISTRATOR LAW

    Within common law there are various branches of laws, including the criminal, civil and the administrative law. Criminal Law Criminal law pertains to those laws where the victims can be seen as the society itself. While it may seen odd to consider the society as the victim when an individual …

  • 30 June

    Hackers Took Over Gentoo Linux GitHub Repository

    Hackers Took Over Gentoo Linux GitHub Repository

    The most popular Linux distribution Gentoo has been “totally pwned” according to the researcher at Sophos, and currently none of the code could be trusted. The team has posted an immediate update and noted that none of the real code has been compromised. However, they have pulled the GitHub repository …

  • 29 June

    Facebook and Twitter Spy Into Who’s Behind Their Ads

    Facebook and Twitter Spy Into Who’s Behind Their Ads

    MENLO PARK, Calif, Social media companies, are stepping up to stop the disinformation on their online platforms ahead of this year’s elections, the news was out on Thursday that the new tools will be aiming to improve the transparency around advertisements. In the announcement, Facebook and Twitter said that they …