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GDPR to have limited impact on M&A activity

Dealmakers believe that the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will likely only have a modest impact on M&A activity in the EU, according to a recent survey conducted by Merrill Corporation. GDPR, the EU’s most significant overhaul in its privacy guidelines in more than two decades, will go into effect on May 25, 2018. […]

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Ten important shifts impacting IT organizations over the next 36 months

As digitally-fueled disruptors continue to roil and reshape businesses and industries, the clear mandate for every enterprise is to reimagine and reconstruct itself to compete in the increasingly digital economy that’s platform powered and ecosystem enabled. Digital-native enterprises To help CIOs and senior IT executives through this period of multiplied innovation, IDC today published predictions […]

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Week in review: Estonia blocks certificates on ID cards, Chrome extension steals all data

Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news and articles: Chris Eng: An infosec journey from offense to defense “Come to my lab, I promise you’ll learn something cool,” a friend told Chris Eng. Within a couple of hours, he had walked him through writing an exploit for an obscure Linux bug, […]

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Tor Browser Users Urged to Patch Critical ‘TorMoil’ Vulnerability

The Tor Project released a patch for a vulnerability that leaks the real IP addresses of macOS and Linux users of its Tor Browser.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/tor-browser-users-urged-to-patch-critical-tormoil-vulnerability/

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2nd Breach at Verticalscope Impacts Millions

For the second time in as many years, hackers have compromised Verticalscope.com, a Canadian company that manages hundreds of popular Web discussion forums totaling more than 45 million user accounts. Evidence of the breach was discovered just before someone began using that illicit access as a commercial for a new paid search service that indexes consumer […]

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