Top interviews + convos from Hadoop Summit 2014

Day 1 of the Hadoop Summit 2014 conference is in the books, with an ongoing CrowdChat covering the conversations from theCUBE capturing the top threads from the event.   The Summit, a leading Apache Hadoop industry conference, has grown significantly over the...
Data breach burnout – the biggest threat of all?

Data breach burnout – the biggest threat of all?

As our digital lives move increasingly online, security breaches are exploding in number and scale.  Is it possible the public is becoming numb, or at least accustomed to massive losses of personal data?  A succession of major high profile data breach incidents have...

Uproar over eBay hack : Will the industry reset?

Many lasting ramifications for the industry have yet to emerge from the massive data breach disclosed last week at eBay, the internet auction and e-commerce site. The data compromise affected eBay’s entire user database, and among the data lost were usernames, contact...
LifeLock app scrubbed over PCI issues

LifeLock app scrubbed over PCI issues

LifeLock, the identity theft protection company, pulled the rug on one of its mobile apps and deleted all the user data within those systems. The abrupt move was in response to significant security concerns, as disclosed in a blog post by LifeLock CEO and Chairman...