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Data breaches are up 75% in two years

Data breaches are up 75% in two years, finds a report from the Information Commissioner (ICO). The study, carried out by Kroll, took into account an array of personal data, including health, financial and employment details. Access to this data was made possible under the Freedom of Information Act, in addition to some ICO data […]


Parallels Mac Management 7 Feature Focus: macOS Imaging via USB Boot Loader macOS Imaging via USB Boot Loader The latest release of Parallels® Mac Management for Microsoft® SCCM brings several highly demanded features. The ability to boot from a USB drive during operating system deployment is one of them. Network OS deployment with task sequence support was […]

Boldon James

What are the different types of cyberthreat intelligence? Cyberthreat intelligence: It’s a growing business (and buzzword) that provides many market opportunities. Consuming threat intelligence data is valuable for organizations to improve their security posture and strengthen their protection, detection and response capabilities. But there are some sharks in the water. Before you dive deeper into […]


Export tabulation results to Excel—Update It’s summer time, which means we have interns working at StataCorp again. Our newest intern, Chris Hassell, was tasked with updating my community-contributed command tab2xl with most of the suggestions that blog readers left in the comments. Chris updated tab2xl and wrote tab2docx, which writes a tabulation table to a Word file using the putdocx command. To […]

Empower Identity-Driven Security by Automating Incident Response

Empower Identity-Driven Security by Automating Incident Response Security attacks can happen in an instant. Nearly a third of people who receive a phishing email open it, according to Verizon’s Data Breach Investigations Report; and on average, these unsuspecting users click on its malicious link or attachment within a couple of minutes of receiving it. Just like […]

Achieving Data Security through a Managed File Transfer Solution

Organizations rely on the secure storage, transfer, and accessibility of their data. The negative effects of a data breach or lagging, unreliable network can cause a domino effect across every line of business in an organization. When this happens, business comes to a standstill while IT attempts to remedy the problem – which is why […]