IT risk management and legal issues
- June 03, 2016
The Myspace and Tumblr megabreaches show that it's past time companies address the security skills gap. Also in Searchlight: Google helps find your phone.
- May 25, 2016
"Digital ecosystem" was the catchphrase at this year's MIT Sloan CIO Symposium. To vie as competitors, companies need to play by a new directive: Share or be left out.
- March 30, 2016
The age of biometric surveillance is just beginning. Will it make us safer? Also in Searchlight: Intel mastermind remembered; DHS opens cyberthreats information sharing program.
- March 23, 2016
Spreading cybercrime, like the ransomware attacks on NYT and BBC, has Congress considering Bitcoin security. Also in Searchlight: Apple might boost iCloud encryption; Amazon eyes selfie payments.
- March 16, 2016
The state's CIO says Americans should take the threat of a prolonged blackout seriously. For an effective response, the public and private sectors need to work together.
- March 09, 2016
The message from RSA Conference 2016: Build security into IoT devices early on, or court disaster. Also in Searchlight: Apple gets a boost; a chance to 'hack the Pentagon.'
- February 17, 2016
President Obama's new national cybersecurity plan will beef up cyberdefense, but does it do enough to close the cyber-skills gap? Also in Searchlight: The Obama family's Wi-Fi is patchy; Twitter posts lackluster earnings.
- January 20, 2016
A new FTC report zeroes in on the unethical use of big data. Also in Searchlight: Uber pitches customized entertainment; Google cars not yet ready for the road.
- December 16, 2015
U.S. calls on tech giants to combat terrorist threats online. Also in SearchLight: Yahoo to split; Bitcoin founder, found and lost; Zuckerberg under fire for giving away billions.
- October 07, 2015
The OPM breach called into question the safety of fingerprint biometrics. What can CIOs learn from it? Plus: Google unveils latest Nexus devices; Experian hack exposes 15 million T-Mobile customers.
- July 22, 2015
Mozilla, Google and Facebook united in dissent following the discovery of more Adobe Flash vulnerabilities. Why does it matter to CIOs? Also in Searchlight: Prime Day disappoints; Reddit resolves to clean up communities.
- June 10, 2015
This week, Tim Cook delivered strong words on consumer privacy and how other digital companies do business. Also in Searchlight: Caitlyn Jenner beats Obama's Twitter record; Yahoo will live-stream an ESPN game.
- June 03, 2015
At Google I/O, the search giant unveiled Android Pay, a mobile payments platform that promises a better customer experience. The pressure's on for CIOs. Also in Searchlight: other news from Google I/O; Cortana will be available on iPhone and Android.
- May 27, 2015
IoT is mature enough for enterprise adoption, said a panel of experts at the 2015 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, but successful deployments require CIOs to engage with operational technology.
- May 26, 2015
What will be the impact of automated systems in the enterprise? The Data Mill reports from the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.