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May 28, 2019
Malcolm Harkins, the chief security and trust officer at BlackBerry Cylance, says security controls that don't live up to their billing should be taking more blame for data breaches.
March 07, 2019
Find out what's happening at the at the 2019 RSA Conference in San Francisco, the information security industry's biggest event, with breaking news and analysis by the SearchSecurity team.
November 08, 2018
This week's Risk & Repeat podcast discusses the MIT CSAIL Securing the Enterprise conference and how experts there advocated for new strategies and approaches to infosec.
August 23, 2018
In this week's Risk & Repeat podcast, SearchSecurity editors discuss new insights -- and questions -- regarding the coordinated disclosure effort for Meltdown and Spectre.
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