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Latest news from Computerworld - News feed

  1. IDG Contributor Network: MongoDB ransomware attacks and lessons learned

    01.13 / 17:12 computerworld.com Computerworld - News
    There are very few New Year's resolutions that carry more weight than deciding to pay more attention to system security. If you've been noticing the recent news regarding MongoDB databases being held for ransom, you may also be wondering how we're going to collectively get beyond this kind of problem.Learning that tens of thousands of MongoDB database have been compromised and held hostage by ransomware is both startling and worrisome. Recent posts have highlighted the scale of the…
  2. Computerworld news now available via Alexa Flash Briefing

    01.13 / 15:59 computerworld.com Computerworld - News
    If you have an Amazon Echo, Dot or other Alexa-enabled device, you can now add Computerworld news to your Alexa Flash Briefing.If you haven't yet explored Flash Briefing, that's Alexa's "skill" for creating a customized news report that can be read out loud. You ask Alexa to read your Flash Briefing by saying "Alexa, what's my Flash Briefing?" or "Alexa, what's in the news?"Flash Briefings typically come configured out-of-the-box with one or two default news sources enabled; but you…