Key factors making the security landscape riskier are the rapid rise of social networking, the growing reliance on cloud computing and the growing sophistication, criminalization and organization of hackers, a new survey shows.
"The first question they are going to ask the external provider is: 'What kind of procedures will you follow for physically securing the servers, for assuring the authenticity of the log-in, for security of the data during transit to and from your site?'" IBM's Dave McQueeney says.
The possibility grows that hackers could take away control of the car from drivers as more automakers provide vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communications networks to third-party development.
As the federal government attempts to crack down on Medicare and Medicaid fraud, officials have discovered that most medical schools don't offer training on how to comply with federal fraud and abuse laws.