Topic: application security

Tinder fixes bug, but does not reveal if accounts were compromised

Indian ethical hacker Anand Prakash pointed out the bug to Facebook and Tinder, through which a hacker could take over tinder accounts with just a phone number. 

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Solutions approach to rule India’s security market: Rajesh Maurya, Fortinet

Hiring specialized people as a security thinker is crucial for modern businesses, says Rajesh Maurya, regional vice president at Fortinet.

2018 will be the year of synchronised security: Sunil Sharma, Sophos

Synchronized security is the right ammo for businesses of all sizes, especially in this highly digitized world says Sunil Sharma, MD, Sophos India.

The most sought after cybersecurity skills in 2018

The ever-evolving threat landscape has made it imperative for security professionals to stay on top of the latest security tools. Here’s a look at the most sought after cybersecurity skills in 2018

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Security in the era of cloud and IoT: The CISO’s job gets tougher

CISOs will face new challenges as enterprises transition to cloud and adopt IoT. Here’s what they can expect to manage in the new year.
The era of cloud and IoT has heightened the role of the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) in enterprises. Increasing sophisticated threats complicated by the lack of a skilled security workforce add to the challenges

Will millennials become a security threat with enterprise rapidly adopting mobile?

With most organizations adopting mobile and implementing BYOD policies, how will the entry of the device and free WiFi loving millennial employee affect security of critical data?

Mobile app developers: Make sure your back end is covered
Developers need to make sure they are baking security into the application code and protecting how their apps handle data, but as the so-called HospitalGown security issue shows, they also need to know how the back-end servers and data stores are being configured.
13 tech jobs that pay $200k salaries
Tech pros with in-demand skills can net top salaries regardless of where they live, Mondo reports
Linux Foundation adds an open source networking specialist to the team
Arpit Joshipura a veteran tech executive who has worked at Dell, Ericsson and Nortel