The times they are a-changing

Fisher, Paul
January 2012
SC Magazine: For IT Security Professionals (UK Edition);Jan/Feb2012, p4
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses various reports published within the issue including one about the trend of employees bringing their own personal mobile devices to work, one about how Facebook, Google, and others are paying amateur researchers to expose flaws in their codes and one about an in-depth review of Intel and McAfee's DeepSafe.


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