M&A professionals from Google, Yahoo, Cisco, and Visa came together for a panel to discuss M&A strategy, market trends and corporate dealmaking challenges.
A disturbing privacy problem has been discovered in Google Drive which could have resulted in sensitive information being accessed by unauthorised parties.
Intralinks uncovered a disturbing privacy problem affecting the way many use consumer-grade, file sync and share applications.
The return of the mega-deal! Given positive deal sentiment from our proprietary Q4 2013 Deal Flow Indicator, 2014’s really starting off with a splash.
Following this attack — each user has to be treated as an insider threat since cyber-criminals and government proxies can take control of legitimate user accounts by employing sophisticated phishing techniques and social engineering. This “Aurora” attack was not a direct breach of Google networks. They got access first by attacking an end-point — tricking a user into installing malware.
Treasure hunting is a lot like finding the information you need to make an important business decision. When your island is a large mass of corporate documents, you're going to need help digging through various document types, formats and languages.
The sheer number of places where companies keep their critical information is truly astounding and I believe it is one of the biggest overarching problems in the realm of managing business information today. At the same Gartner Summit referenced above, research indicated that redundant and outdated information constitutes 50-90% of what we manage. So let me rephrase: We're swimming in a sea of old, redundant and often useless information.