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LCNC platform

Low-code/no-code development platforms are tools that enable citizen developers – including business analysts, office administrators, small-business owners and others – to create mobile and web apps quickly with little or no hand-coding.See More

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Identity and access management (IAM) is a framework of business processes, policies and technologies that facilitates the management of electronic or digital identities.

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Cybercrime groups continue to flourish on Facebook

Security researchers found cybercrime groups using Facebook out in the open for illegal activity and the findings are very similar to an issue ...

How did the Python supply chain attack occur?

A Python supply chain attack made it possible for an attacker to steal cryptocurrency. What steps should be taken to prevent incidents like this?

McAfee casts doubt on Ryuk ransomware connection to North Korea

New research from McAfee refutes the connection between recent Ryuk ransomware attacks and the North Korean government. Instead, it points the finger...

FIN7 members arrested after stealing 15 million credit card records

The FBI arrested three members of the FIN7 cybercrime gang -- also known as the Carbanak Group -- for targeting more than 100 businesses and stealing...

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  • business continuity plan (BCP)

    A business continuity plan (BCP) is a document that consists of the critical information an organization needs to continue ...

  • disaster recovery team

    A disaster recovery team is a group of individuals focused on planning, implementing, maintaining, auditing and testing an ...

  • cloud insurance

    Cloud insurance is any type of financial or data protection obtained by a cloud service provider. 


  • RAID 6 (redundant array of independent disks)

    RAID 6, also known as double-parity RAID, uses two parity stripes on each disk. It allows for two disk failures within the RAID ...

  • hard disk drive (HDD)

    A computer hard disk drive (HDD) is a non-volatile memory hardware device that controls the positioning, reading and writing of ...

  • byte

    In most computer systems, a byte is a unit of data that is eight binary digits long. Bytes are often used to represent a ...