Following the highly publicized celebrity photo breaches occurring earlier this month, cloud security has been thrust into the spotlight. While the appeal of cloud options is obvious in terms of efficiency and scalability, security issues have triggered some (much deserved) hesitancy among information security professionals. The challenges of securing cloud platforms may seem daunting, but […]

Mike here – I’ve got some great news to share. To start, this is my very first blog post! From here on out, I plan on sending one out every few weeks to fill you in on all things tech, security, and McAfee. I have to admit, I’m fascinated with social media—it really has changed […]

A busy week at the Intel Developer Forum has just come to a close. Over the course of three (somewhat) sunny days in San Francisco, we got a chance to see what the developers, makers and creators of today’s technologies have in store for the upcoming year. Just in case you didn’t get a chance […]

On Tuesday, office productivity plummeted for two hours. The reason: Apple CEO Tim Cook took to the stage to announce the company’s next generation of iPhones and it’s newest device, the Apple Watch. But buried within the wave of Apple announcements is a single feature that may be more transformative than anything Apple has done […]

If there’s one term that can make a CISO squirm whenever mentioned, it’s “Shadow IT.” After all, when tasked with securing an enterprise-scale network, most CISOs frown on business units and employees procuring their own tech solutions — like Dropbox, Flickr, or Gmail — without notifying IT for proper vetting. But that discomfort isn’t stopping […]