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Freelance Journalist and Columnist — eWEEK News

Freelance writer, journalist and analyst, former Executive Editor at eWEEK. Columnist at eWEEK, reviewer for NWW.

It's Time for IT Managers to Prepare a Windows 10 Upgrade Plan

eweek.com — NEWS ANALYSIS: The long-awaited upgrade cycle for Windows 10 is about to begin. Now it's time for enterprises to decide when and how to upgrade their computers. It's no secret that in a matter of hours Microsoft will start distributing Windows 10 upgrades with the goal of getting to dump older versions in favor the latest edition.
Jul 28, 2015

Yikes! #Windows10 starts shipping tomorrow! If you don't have an upgrade plan for your company, here are some ideas. eweek.com/enterprise-app…

Jul 28, 2015

#Windows10 is here, and you must start thinking about your upgrade plan. Here are some ideas says @wrash. tinyurl.com/o3da3a2

Jul 28, 2015

#Windows10 is here, and you must start thinking about your upgrade plan. Here are some ideas says @wrash. tinyurl.com/o3da3a2

Spiceworks Network Monitor

pcmag.com — Affordable, feature-rich, and easy to use small and mid-sized business network management applications are hard to find, but they do exist. Case in point: The free Spiceworks, which has enjoyed popularity in the SMB network management crowd thanks to its vendor independence and ease of use.

Ruckus Wireless ZoneDirector 1200

pcmag.com — The Ruckus Wireless ZoneDirector 1200 Wireless LAN (WLAN) Controller ($1,095) is designed to bring enterprise-quality wireless networking to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). This management device is easy to configure and provides excellent security and performance. The price includes five licenses so you'll be able to manage five access points (APs) out of the box.

Viewfinity Review & Rating

pcmag.com — The most common pathway to a data breach by far is the misuse of administrative rights on a company data system. Normally this happens in either of two ways: The first way is by stealing the credentials of someone with administrative rights and the second way is by elevating the rights of an existing user.

Exabeam Review & Rating

pcmag.com — Nearly all of the biggest data breaches affecting government and private enterprises happen when someone steals the security credentials of an authorized user and then uses those credentials to steal data. In much-ublicized recent breaches like Target, Sony, and the Office of Personnel Management the intrusion detection systems installed at these enterprises saw the attack happen but, unfortunately, nobody noticed.

Fiat Chrysler Auto Recall Highlights Rising Fears About IoT Hacking

eweek.com — NEWS ANALYSIS: The recall of 1.4 million Fiat Chrysler vehicles to update software to prevent a difficult-to-execute hack of onboard control systems highlights the rising fears about Internet of things security. The hacking and remote takeover of a 2014 Jeep Cherokee by a pair of security researchers working with Wired Magazine has resulted in a recall of the affected vehicles.
Jul 27, 2015

#FiatChrysler is hit by recalls, including one to prevent hacking of the car's infotainment system. eweek.com/security/fiat-…

Jul 27, 2015

Feds force Fiat Chrysler to recall millions of cars over hacking danger says @wrash. tinyurl.com/py27sq8

FCC Chief Recommends Approval of ATT $49 Billion Buyout of DirecTV

eweek.com — NEWS ANALYSIS: Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler says he is recommending approval of AT&T's merger with DirecTV, subject to some conditions. Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler has recommended that the commission vote to approve AT&T's $49 billion acquisition of satellite television service provider DirecTV with some conditions.
Jul 23, 2015

The #FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler says he's recommending approval of the AT&T - DirecTV merger with conditions. eweek.com/mobile/fcc-chi…

Jul 23, 2015

#FCC Chair Tom Wheeler asks Commission to approve AT&T – DirecTV merger with conditions, says @wrash. tinyurl.com/pyfureh

Ashley Madison Dating Site Members Face Multiple Security Threats

eweek.com — NEWS ANALYSIS: Subscribers to the Ashley Madison "cheaters" dating site have plenty of reasons to worry about the privacy and security of their personal data. No doubt the revelation of a data breach at the online dating site, Ashley Madison has 37 million people looking over their shoulder about now.
Jul 21, 2015

Users of the #AshleyMadison adult dating site have more to worry about than their credit card numbers and photos eweek.com/security/ashle…

Jul 21, 2015

If you thought a few credit card numbers & photos were a problem for #AshleyMadison users, it gets worse says @wrash tinyurl.com/pwtt8rb

Jul 21, 2015

If you thought a few credit card numbers and photos were a problem for #AshleyMadison users,it gets worse says @wrash tinyurl.com/pwtt8rb

Mobile Phone SIM Cards Destined for Tech Scrap Heap

eweek.com — NEWS ANALYSIS: The subscriber identity module, or SIM, is found in nearly every modern mobile phone, but if Apple, Samsung and the GSMA agree, it may disappear. Your phone almost certainly has a SIM card located in a slot on the side or top of the device.

Mobile Carriers Start Fulfilling Clarke's Vision of Free Global Calls

eweek.com — NEWS ANALYSIS: Legendary science fiction author and futurist Arthur C. Clarke predicted that one day calls anywhere on earth would be free and would change society. I didn't realize it at the time, but during what would normally have been a routine phone call to discuss an editorial assignment, I was given a look at the future.
Jul 16, 2015

#TMobile seems to be realizing legendary author Arthur C. Clarke’s vision of free global calling says @wrash. tinyurl.com/pjs8sd8

Jul 16, 2015

#TMobile seems to be realizing legendary author Arthur C. Clarke’s vision of free global calling says @wrash. tinyurl.com/pjs8sd8

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Jul 31, 2015

I know it will be a deep disappointment to you, but you can't actually shoot down a drone flying over your property. yahoo.com/tech/theres-a-…

Jul 28, 2015

Yikes! #Windows10 starts shipping tomorrow! If you don't have an upgrade plan for your company, here are some ideas. eweek.com/enterprise-app…

Jul 27, 2015

#FiatChrysler is hit by recalls, including one to prevent hacking of the car's infotainment system. eweek.com/security/fiat-…

Jul 26, 2015

@LongHornSteaks tell somebody at the Manassas location that server Katie totally rocks. #awesomeservice

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