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A Cyber-Threat Assessment of the Mainframe: The Vulnerability is Real

Mainframe cyber breaches are a now a reality, see the recent Luxottica and Swedish Nordea Bank breaches as evidence. The myth that mainframes are unhackable is harmful, and today big iron is now.

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The Anatomy of a Mainframe Breach- z/OS Security Threats are Real

People have been talking about the demise of mainframes for years, yet they are storing, managing, and processing more information today than ever. Mainframes today process approximately 80.

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Two Things You Can Do Now to Prepare for May 25 When GDPR Goes into Effect

/ 0 Comments / in GDPR / by Tony Perri

The General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR has been ratified, and it will levy crippling penalties for non-compliance when it goes into effect on May 25, 2018. There are 11 Chapters and 99.

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The Big Iron ‘Ghost Town’: Are You Prepared for the Fast-Approaching Mainframe Security Labor Cliff?

Mainframes aren’t going anywhere soon, but competent mainframe professionals are disappearing at a rapid rate. The core systems of the world’s largest banks, insurers, and retailers are on.

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Is Your Mainframe Security FISMA Compliant? If You Lack Real-Time Monitoring Capabilities, the Answer Is No.

The Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) added the weight of Federal fines to cyber security compliance in government operations, and for good reason ­– when compared to the cyber.

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SC Magazine Five-Star Rating Comes at an Opportune Time for Organizations Seeking a Viable SIEM at a Reasonable Price

In May, CorreLog was pleased to announce a five-star rating from SC magazine on SIEM Correlation Server ver. 5.7.1 for its ease of use, performance, and value for money. Coincidentally, that same.

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Making Sense of FISMA for Federal Agencies and Contractors

/ 0 Comments / in mainframe security, InfoSec, FISMA, NIST, FIPS / by Tony Perri

Thirty-five major government data breaches occurred between April 2015 and April 2016, according to SecurityScorecard’s 2016 U.S. Government Cybersecurity Report. While some appear to have.

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4 Best Practices for IBM DB2 Access Auditing in the Era of Compliance Creep

80% of the world’s corporate data resides on mainframes, and IBM DB2 is a pack-leader for the performance and availability necessary to support immense mainframe workloads. This should be.

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Phil ‘Soldier of Fortran’ Young to Perform Live z/OS Pen Test in IBM Systems Magazine Webinar, Sponsored by CorreLog

Large companies face an increasing risk of data breaches from hackers around the world today more than ever, and governments are starting to clamp down on data security standards enforcement. Last.

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DB2 is the Fort Knox of Mainframe Data, but is it as Secure?

If I were to say “Fort Knox,” you would picture something like Scrooge McDuck's vault overflowing with gold, yet the term “mainframe” is unlikely to get a similar reaction. In fact, many believe.

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