Topic: security

HK firms drag feet on pen testing

Industry insiders say Hong Kong companies are vastly reluctant to undergo penetration testing to determine the resiliency of their IT environment against cyberattacks.“Most of the time,...

When identity data eclipses digital identity

When I first became involved in the identity space, which was about 10 years now, the definition of “digital identity” was being hotly debated. This debate raged on over the years, but out of...

The next IT jobs boom? The internet of things

The internet of things (IoT) is poised to have a big impact on IT—and not just in terms of the scope of connected things IT must create, analyze, manage and secure. The IoT will shake up the IT...

Google squeezes Symantec until it certs

Google has finalized a schedule that, over the next 12 months, will send companies scrambling to replace the digital certificates that secure their websites or risk being viewed with suspicion by...

Security does not hinder DevOps

As Hong Kong companies start embracing DevOps in their organization, analyst and IT insiders remind CIOs and others responsible not to forget security as they journey towards the road of agile...