Stories by Thor Olavsrud

Eight tips to defend against online financial fraud threats

Criminals in 2012 are increasingly targeting the accounts of business owners and executives as a way to facilitate financial fraud and CIOs can help protect their organizations against these attacks.

Written by Thor Olavsrud17 Feb. 12 07:48

Malware network threats rising, how to defend yourself

In 2011, cybercriminals stepped up their game with the creation of malware networks (malnets)-distributed network infrastructures that exploit popular places on the Internet like search engines and social networking sites to repeatedly launch a variety of malware attacks.

Written by Thor Olavsrud16 Feb. 12 03:32

Forget public Cloud or private Cloud, it's all about hyper-hybrid

Cloud computing has gone from being a promising technology to a reality that brings a unique set of challenges along with benefits. To fully leverage the disruptive potential of cloud without getting trapped in a web of integration complexity, CIOs and their IT organizations need to focus on what it means to rethink their business as a collection of services.

Written by Thor Olavsrud11 Feb. 12 04:11