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Android vulnerability allows malware to compromise most devices and apps

Attackers can impersonate trusted developers to gain powerful privileges on the OS, researchers from Bluebox Security say

The data dangers of free public Wi-Fi

New York's plan to turn pay phones into free Wi-Fi stations could be a template for other cities, and bad news for IT trying to protect corporate data and IP

How to protect personal, corporate information when you travel

Today's hotels are unfortunately vulnerable to types of attempted fraud. Here's how to keep data safe

Privacy groups call for action to stop Facebook's off site user tracking plans

Authorities should act immediately to stop this new vast expansion of Facebook's data collection and user profiling, US and EU privacy groups said

Mobile security: A mother lode of new tools

You may know your smartphone, but pretty soon the question will be: How well does your smartphone know you?

7 indispensable project management tips

Good project managers are worth their weight in gold -- and earn their keep by following these best practices

Here's how to stay safe until the Tails privacy tool is patched

Patches are ready for IP2, the vulnerable component in Tails, but it's not clear when the operating system will be updated

Cyber criminals ride Google coattails in DDoS attacks

Cyber criminals are able to launch distributed denial-of-service attacks against websites by pretending to be Google Web crawlers

Surface Pro 3 problems linger despite three firmware patches in a month

Slow/dropped Wi-Fi, heating issues, and lockups persist, but Surface Pro pro's manual driver installation procedure may help

Another botched Microsoft patch: Office 365 ProPlus says 'Something went wrong'

Microsoft took 12 days to fix a bug that locked out some Office 365 ProPlus customers after a silent patch automatically installed

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Let your worst fears be your guide

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7 indispensable project management tips
SECURITY ADVISER
7 indispensable project management tips

Blog by Roger A. Grimes

Good project managers are worth their weight in gold -- and earn their keep by following these best practices
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