Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) have been increasingly adopted across industries due to their multifaceted benefits, from predictive outcomes to advanced data analytics. AI-based cybersecurity has the potential to augment the capabilities of staff and help organizations better manage cyber threats.With digital transformation a priority for a majority of enterprises in the Asia-Pacific region today, there is a proliferation of connected devices, offering customers convenience, efficient services and better experiences. However, this connectivity also increases the potential risk of cyberattacks for enterprises and users.Cybercriminals are also using more sophisticated methods to attack organizations. These include polymorphic malware, AI and other automated techniques. Enterprises are struggling with a lack of trained manpower and cybersecurity expertise to counter the more sophisticated attacks.Close These increasing challenges in security operations suggest the … [Read more...] about AI to be critical in APAC cybersecurity market: Frost & Sullivan
Sugar has a lot in common with tobacco and alcohol: it triggers pleasurable feelings, it can cause health problems when overused, and it’s addictive (though the jury may still be out on that one). Unlike the latter two substances, sugar products don’t come with added taxes or any barrier to obtaining them. Anyone can legally binge on sugar, regardless of age. But maybe this shouldn’t be the case. Maybe we’d all be better off if sugar was treated like a potentially dangerous substance. advertisement advertisement Scientists at UCSF argue in a recent issue of Nature that added sugars, defined as “any sweetener containing the molecule fructose that is added to food in processing,” should be regulated by the government. The researchers, one of whom is well-known for his views on the dangers of sugar, have come up with a convincing list of reasons why we need to take serious measures: Sugar can induce hypertension, insulin resistance, high … [Read more...] about Should The Government Regulate Sugar Like Tobacco?
It will not come as a surprise if business schools soon have case studies of the Sterlite Copper issue as an example of bad governance. More than the company, it is the various state governments that have been in power that are to blame for the mess in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu.Ironically, the political parties that are protesting against the plant have at some point or the other, been responsible for clearing the path for the plant.Now, succumbing to the pressure of the so-called ‘peaceful’ protesters, the state government has asked Sterlite to shut down its unit. The writing was on the wall when the state Pollution Control Board was asked to seal and permanently close the plant following last week's violent protests in which 13 people were killed in police firing.Close The fact that the protesters were the ones who were attackers was lost on the government amidst the political din in the area. The chief minister had justified the police firing in the initial days. The … [Read more...] about COMMENT | TN government agencies should cop criticism over Sterlite fiasco
Manchester City's defensive resources have been stretched thin this season but former captain Vincent Kompany says they do not need to sign another defender in January to get their Premier League title defence back on track.City did not move to replace central defender Kompany when he left the Etihad Stadium for Anderlecht in May, while the champions have since lost Aymeric Laporte to a long-term injury.Midfielder Fernandinho has been played as a makeshift central defender alongside John Stones in recent games but the pair struggled against Liverpool in Sunday's 3-1 defeat at Anfield.Close "I don't think they need to sign another defender," Kompany told Sky Sports. related news 'We figured things out' - England's Sterling draws line under Gomez clash Liverpool manager Klopp tells UEFA seminar that VAR must improve "The best way for City to defend in the past has been to attack. They have no reason to change that."As soon as they start reconnecting with the best performances, … [Read more...] about EPL: Kompany says Manchester City don’t need to sign another defender
Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, announced the expansion of the Fortinet Security Fabric’s dynamic-cloud security offerings with Microsoft Azure, providing customers with an easier way to connect, manage and protect their cloud workloads on Microsoft Azure.Organizations turning to Azure want to take advantage of the public cloud benefits without compromising security. While Microsoft secures the Azure infrastructure and isolates the tenants, customers are responsible making sure their cloud configuration is secure. Fortinet provides customers that utilize Azure with the confidence to deploy any application in the cloud while maintaining a consistent operational model and managing risks. The Fortinet Security Fabric’s dynamic cloud solutions help Azure users connect and protect their cloud workloads and offers security capabilities that are delivered from the cloud.Rajesh Maurya, Regional Vice President, India & SAARC … [Read more...] about Fortinet expands integration of cloud security offerings with Microsoft Azure