Cloud Computing, Fog Computing, and the IoT

By Kaveh Rahimi-Nami
It was not too long ago when I heard about IoT (Internet of Things) and how it will evolve our lives soon. The term didn’t make much sense back then, as all we had seen was the limited functionality of Wi-Fi and all the efforts to make the signal quality better. Nowadays, there are too many devices that are connected to your Wi-Fi. Let’s put it this way – we may have roughly six billion devices connected to the Internet by 2020.

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What is a Web Filter and Content Filter?

By Sushma Chowta

Web Filter also known as Content Control Software is a kind of software which is installed on a user’s computer to prevent the user from being able to access anonymous/uncategorized websites. It’s the preferred method by which most organizations implement, to protect sensitive information from leaking out to other Internet sites. Social media sites are usually blocked by the Web Filter to protect corporate and other personal data from being leaked out by accident. Continue reading What is a Web Filter and Content Filter?

Why do I care about data breach?

First the definition (techtarget.com): A data breach is an incident in which sensitive, protected or confidential data has potentially been viewed, stolen or used by an individual unauthorized to do so. Data breaches may involve personal health information (PHI), personally identifiable information (PII), trade secrets or intellectual property. Continue reading Why do I care about data breach?