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Highlights from Corbyn’s Digital Democracy Manifesto Speech

This week Jeremy Corbyn launched his digital democracy manifesto. The full text for the speech can be read here. The manifesto aims to address concerns regarding the growth of a societal gulf between technological haves and have-nots in the UK. Among other things it promises, ‘’high speed broadband and mobile connectivity for every household, company […]


Dropbox Hack Affects 68 Million Users

A Dropbox security breach in 2012 has affected more than 68 million account holders, according to security experts. The details of those millions of users are now for sale online, including usernames and passwords. The company discovered the details for sale online while conducting routine security work. Later, Motherboard reported the exact number of affected […]


Cisco invests $10 Million in Cybersecurity Scholarship Program

A report titled State of Cybersecurity: Implications for 2015 found that more than half of the global professionals surveyed said that fewer than 25 percent of cybersecurity applicants were qualified to perform the tasks necessary for the job. Moreover, it takes companies as long as six months to find qualified security candidates, according to The […]


Top 5 Cyber Security Skills To Land You A Job

As businesses globally report a shortage of cyber security professionals; the demand for them has increased. In a space such as this where the demand for certain skills exceeds their supply, it is wise to develop these marketable skills.  Here are five of the most sought after skills recruiters are looking for. Intrusion Detection Intrusion […]


IBM and Cisco collaborate for IoT analytics

IBM is collaborating with Cisco to provide customers with IBM’s Watson IoT and business analytics technologies and Cisco’s edge analytics capabilities. Certain businesses are unable to benefit from the interconnectivity of devices and sensors, which generate real-time data, and the storage capacity of cloud computing. This is on account of their presence in remote and […]

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