10 New Year’s resolutions for your digital devices and your online life

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Translating “Geek Speak” into “Executive Speak”

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Online safety for kids with new digital devices

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Microsoft Security Intelligence Report desktop application updated with over 750 pages of data

A few months ago we launched the Microsoft Security Intelligence Report (SIR) application that was designed to provide customers with an enhanced way to access the vast amount of threat intelligence contained in the SIR. The SIR app makes it easy to find, copy and share data from the Microsoft Security Intelligence Report. The SIR app runs on Windows 7 and Windows 8 based systems. Read more

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Microsoft’s Perspective on the NIST Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework: Four Recommendations for the Final Stages of Development

Last week, Microsoft filed comments with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on the Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework, which can be read here.  I wanted to share a summary of our perspective on the Framework, as well as our recommendations to NIST as they continue development for final publication in February 2014.  These comments are a continuation of our efforts to encourage thoughtful consideration of the Framework through convening events at our Innovation and Policy Centerparticipating in NIST’s Framework workshops, and delivering prior comments on the Framework and recommendations for incentives for its adoption.  Read more

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The Future of Privacy Models and Legislative Frameworks

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Online safety tips for travelers

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Enterprise Threat Encounters: Scenarios and Recommendations – Part 1

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Detect and remove spyware

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Lieberman Software’s Privileged Identity Management (PIM) solution now available on Windows Azure

One of the things I enjoyed most about the CSA Congress was spending time with people in and around the technology industry and the cloud computing sector.  One of the presenters at this year’s congress, held the first week of December in Orlando, Florida, was Philip Lieberman, President of Lieberman Software, a provider of identity management and security products and a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner.

During his plenary address, Philip announced that Lieberman Software’s privileged identity management (PIM) solution, Enterprise Random Password Manager™ (ERPM), is now available on Windows Azure.  Later I enjoyed spending time with Philip one to one, learning more about this solution and his business.  More >>

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