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Security Lessons from the MOVEit Patch Release

Software security isn’t a sprint; it’s a marathon – a marathon that never ends. That’s why we approach security as an ongoing work-in-progress. Completeness is the ultimate goal, but the journey requires diligence and trusted partnerships. As a trusted partner to our customers Ipswitch is committed to raising the bar. […]

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Friday Five: 3/14 Edition

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Happy Pi Day—one of the geekiest holidays of the year. Today we’re lining up some of the most talked about IT news of week. Enjoy! Looking for ways to celebrate Pi Day? Check these ideas out Report shows cost of data breaches in healthcare decreasing, but frequency increasing Target breach […]

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RSA Conference Rewind

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Reality has set back in. No longer confined in the Moscone Center, I’ve returned home to the frigid New England cold. My favorite part of the show was talking with people about their WTF (Where’s the File) moments—more to come on that through future content. As a follow up to […]

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Calling All IT Pros: Tell Us Your “WTF” Story and Win an Xbox One

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No matter what line of work you’re in, there’s bound to be a frustrating incident that makes you slam your fists on the desk, look to the ceiling and exclaim, “WTF?!?!” For IT pros, this often stands for “Where’s the File?” We hear it all the time: File transfer is […]

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Three Reasons Why NYT Can’t Afford to Use FTP

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News broke yesterday afternoon that a group of hackers had compromised file transfer servers at several leading organizations after obtaining credentials for thousands of FTP sites. According to the report, hackers were even able to upload several malware program files to an FTP server run by the NYT and picked […]

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5 Things I’m Looking Forward to at RSA Conference 2014

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Nothing ever stays the same in the world of information security. Each day we see new threats and challenges, along with new solutions, tactics and approaches. Despite the ever-changing nature of the space, there are however a few constants – one of them being the annual RSA Conference. Considered by […]

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Debunked: 4 Myths of PCI Compliance

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The world of cyber-security is just as turbulent as ever. In just the past few weeks, we’ve witnessed major credit card security breaches at Target, Neiman Marcus and Michaels – three of the world’s top retailers. While the media has largely focused on how this affects consumers, there’s another discussion […]

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