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Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017

The United States Senate is making moves to protect consumer interests, data, and privacy with regard to the Internet of Things (IoT).  Today, U.S. Senator’s Mark R. Warner (D-VA) and Cory Gardner (R-CO), co-chairs of the Senate Cybersecurity Caucus, along with Sens. Ron Wyden (D-WA) and Steve Daines (R-MT) introduced bipartisan legislation called the Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017.

The Trump White House Takes Aim at Cybersecurity

“The executive branch has for too long accepted antiquated and difficult–to-defend IT”, declared President Donald Trump in a new Executive Order released on Thursday, May 11th, 2017.

The Magnitude of Risk and Importance of a Plan

Over the past few years, we have witnessed mega-breaches that have impacted IT systems across our financial services industry, healthcare sector, and government.  The vast majority of these breaches take advantage of weaknesses in software applications, according to the current and recent years of the Verizon Data Breach and Investigations report.  The White House believes it is imperative that the United States modernize its IT infrastructure in order to better defend it.  

The Open Source Software Index is BOSS!  Here's Why.

Yesterday Dharmesh Thakker and his colleagues at Battery Ventures unveiled the Battery Open-Source Software Index.  The BOSS Index is the result of a significant and thoughtful research effort designed to (a) empirically rank the relative popularity of open-source software projects, and (b) provide perspective on the innovative companies that are built upon open source technologies.

Rework is Choking Software (2015 State of the Software Supply Chain Report)

Rework is Hell

“Software may be eating the world, but rework is choking software”, tweeted John Jeremiah (@j_jeremiah). To shed more light on what is choking software, new data was released last week in the 2015 State of the Software Supply Chain Report.