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Last Updated on 13 Nov. 2014, Total: 153 Blog Posts

  1. Amazon AWS announces 12 new cloud computing instance types

    Amazon AWS adds support for 12 additional EC2 instance types... Read More

  2. Amazon Cloud Test Drive Program

    Test Drive categories include AWS Big Data Test Drive Labs, AWS Security Test Drive Labs and Learning Management Systems... Read More

  3. Amazon has fixed a problem that helped hackers gain control over Honan's online accounts

    Following the devastating cyber-attack on Mat Honan's digital life, Amazon changes its policy and fixes the security hole by no longer allowing people to call Amazon and change account settings like credit cards and e-mail addresses. Previously, Amazon's phone policy essentially allowed hackers to use social engineering tricks on support representatives to learn sensitive information about targets like Honan. Read... Read More

  4. Amazon launches a new set of high storage instances

    The High Storage Eight Extra Large instances are intended for applications that require high storage depth and high sequential I/O performance... Read More

  5. Amazon’s Cloud service new DNS Failover features

    Now Amazon is offering DNS failover also for web applications behind its Elastic Load Balancers (ELC) service which was impossible to configure few days ago!... Read More

  6. Amazon’s RDS supports MS SQL Server Database Engine Tuning Advisor

    The Amazon Relational Database Service for SQL Server now supports the Microsoft SQL Server Database Engine Tuning Advisor. The Advisor will help you to select and create an optimal set of indexes, indexed views, and partitions even if you don't have an expert-level understanding of the structure of your database or the internals of SQL Server. Read more here -... Read More

  7. An Open, Safe and Secure Cyberspace

    To safeguard access and openness, to respect and protect fundamental rights online and to maintain the reliability and interoperability of the Internet... Read More

  8. An overview of security articles in EU legislation

    A whitepaper published by the European network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) gives an overview of the legal aspects of cyber security in the European Union (EU). Although, the majority of data breaches do normally make it to the press but there are many breaches which remain either undetected or not reported. EU considers effective legislation is key here and... Read More

  9. Another APT Campaign discovered - OPERATION BEEBUS

    APTs focus on stealing personal/organizational sensitive information to achieve financial gain... Read More

  10. Appropriate security measures for smart grids

    The proposed security measures are organized into three sophistication levels and ten domains... Read More

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