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A veteran of both the US Army and US Air Force, Professor Wes O’Donnell is a highly sought after presenter who has recently spoken at TEDx on Data Visualization and the US Air Force Academy on Leadership. He is noted for his fascinating, informative, dynamic and entertaining keynotes. Wes educates companies and government organizations on a number of topics ranging from emerging technology and big data visualization to veteran’s issues and leadership. But Wes’ best talks tend to center around his personal journey from poverty to distinguished entrepreneur and professor; a truly inspiring journey.

How To Know If An E-Mail Is Trustworthy

Phishing is still the leading cause of all breaches, succeeding because impersonation, redirection, and social engineering methods are always improving. It's just one way emails are used in fraud.

CIOs Vs. COVID-19: Tech Leaders Are Key To Companies' Emergency Plans

Like many other CIOs, Prakash Kota of Autodesk is closely monitoring the pronouncements about the new coronavirus disease, COVID-19, coming from governments and health organizations.

5 Things Corporate Boards Get Wrong About Digital Risk

The corporate boardroom is the first and final frontier in every aspect of business risk. First in setting the right risk agenda and tone at the top. Final in being the last line of defense in understanding and overseeing the risks that affect any business.

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The Weak Point of the Web: Undersea Internet Cables

In our increasingly hyperconnected and wireless world, tens of millions of internet users’ connections rely on a glass fiber strand no larger than a human hair.

These 3 Magic Numbers Could Stop Chinese, Iranian And Russian Cyber Attacks

The publication of the annual CrowdStrike Global Threat Report today has exposed two unshakeable cybersecurity truths: cybercriminals will follow the path of least resistance while nation-state actors are both more relentless and sophisticated in their methods.

How To Protect Your Baby Monitor From Hackers In Three Simple Steps

After months of headline-grabbing attacks on smart cameras and baby monitors, the National Cyber Security Center (NCSC) has stepped in to remind everyone with a device of the simple steps “to protect it from common cyber attacks.”

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In “Draft of bipartisan driverless car bill offered by House panel,” Jessica Wehrman from Roll Call reports on a new draft of an AV Bill in the US Congress. 

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