How to protect yourself against privileged user abuse

The typical organization loses 5% of its revenues to fraud by its own employees each year, with most thefts committed by trusted employees in executive management, operations, accounting, sales, customer service or purchasing, according to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). This type of malicious behavior by “privileged users” …

What Is Going Wrong With BYOD?

For the past couple of years, tech pundits have been pounding the Bring Your Own Device drumbeat to such a fast and lively rhythm that you’d think just about everyone was dancing to it. Some industry watchers have even predicted the coming of a BYOD mandate, whereby employers would require …

After study, firm decides Hyper-V is ready to support the business.

Saving about $2 million was the primary reason international business-facility management firm ABM decided to convert its virtual infrastructure from VMware’s vSphere to Microsoft’s Hyper-V, but that came only after a period of having Microsoft prove that its virtual environment was ready. The ABM IT department had many skeptics who …

Meet the future of computing: 10 killer hardware advancements from Computex 2014

From new chips to super-fast storage and amazing connectivity improvements, the future of computing was unveiled at Computex. But wait, there’s more! That’s all we have for this slideshow, but we’re only scratching the surface of the vast sea of electronics announced at Computex 2014. Check out PCWorld’s Computex category …