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PayPal ropes in the Bounty Hunter

PayPal lures the masses to locate chinks in its armor after a recent cross-site scripting bug exposed a critical vulnerability in its website.  

PayPal steps it up with OpenStack

Payment pro PayPal recently migrated from VMware to OpenStack. Sri Shivananda, the man who spearheaded the migration talks about the rationale behind the move, and shares his two cents' worth for CIOs contemplating a cloud switch.

What are hackers up to these days?

The short answer: They’re targeting sites in North America, where they’re planting malware in ad networks and launching dating site spam.

5 secure habits of the paranoid PC user

Getting a little sloppy with your security? Time to shape up. Practice these five habits to protect your data at home, in the office and out in the world.

Indian IT leaders revamp their infra for better app performance: Nagendra Venkaswamy, Riverbed

According to Riverbed Global Application Performance Survey 2015, 98 percent of executives agreed that optimal enterprise application performance is essential for achieving optimal business performance, and can drive increased productivity, cost savings, and improved customer satisfaction. Nagendra Venkaswamy, Vice President, Riverbed India and SAARC shares his views and insights on the same.

Security is the first mantra: Parag Arora, Citrix

We build a platform that is secure by design and we believe that, if you are building a fundamental block in a secure manner, then eventually how you access services is irrelevant because the basic building block is secure, says Parag Arora, area vice president - India, Citrix.

New IoT security certification aims to make the world safer

Underwriters Laboratories new Cybersecurity Assurance Program (CAP) looks to certify Internet of Things products. Columnist Rob Enderle writes that these CAP certification will improve IoT security and help CIOs sleep better at night.

The more you sweat in peace, the less you bleed in (cyber) war

Organizations can combat cyber threats by building a robust framework for cyber governance. Boards, managements and CFOs need to not only devote more attention to this ever increasing risk, but also evaluate their corporate readiness for such attacks.