Data encryption could help enterprises protect their sensitive information against mass surveillance by governments, as well as guard against unauthorized access by ill-intended third parties, but the correct implementation and use of data encryption technologies is not an easy task, according to security experts.
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Microsoft today released a version of its office suite for iPhones in the U.S. that is only available for Office 365 subscribers. Microsoft Office Mobile is compatible with iPhone 4, 4S, and 5, and the iPod Touch (5th generation) and requires iOS 6.1 or later, according to the iTunes release notes.
Google will sell more mobile advertising than the rest of its rivals combined for the second straight year, according to a new forecast that highlights the expansion of the Internet search leader`s money-making prowess from personal computers to smartphones and tablets. The report released Thursday by the research firm eMarketer projects Google Inc. will generate nearly $8.9 billion in mobile ad
The nation`s new billion-dollar epicenter for fighting global cyberthreats sits just south of Salt Lake City, tucked away on a National Guard base at the foot of snow-capped mountains. The long, squat buildings span 1.5 million square feet, and are filled with super-powered computers designed to store massive amounts of information gathered secretly from phone calls and emails. Two small, weather
The top prosecutors in San Francisco and New York planned Thursday to announce the formation of a nationwide initiative and coalition of police, prosecutors and other officials in an attempt to thwart a surge in smartphone thefts. Officials said San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman were set to launch what they call the Secure Our Smartphon
Yahoo is trying to breathe new life into inactive e-mail accounts by giving away the identifications beginning next month. The program announced Wednesday will give Web surfers an opportunity to claim a new handle that had previously been unavailable. It also represents a last chance for Yahoo users who haven`t logged in for at least a year to keep the address. Yahoo Inc. plans to release the
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Google disclosed Wednesday that it uses secure FTP servers and occasional in-person delivery when it complies with National Security Agency requests for user information. "When required to comply with these requests, we deliver that information to the U.S. government -- generally through secure FTP transfers and in person," Google spokesman Chris Gaither said in an e-mail. "The U.S. government do
Yahoo has the buying bug again. On Wednesday, the venerable Net company scooped up two more start-ups, mobile photo app provider GhostBird and enterprise conference calling service Rondee. While the prices for these new acquisitions were not released, they were undoubtedly cheaper than the $1.1 billion that it cost Yahoo to make a commitment to buy Tumblr in May. Yahoo has said that GhostBird`s i
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