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Securing Black Friday sales: Is your business ready?

Black Friday is the day following Thanksgiving Day in the US, well-known for a variety of promotional sales. These are dependent on Internet connections working, servers coping with demand, in-store bandwidth holding up for transaction processing, and more. Both in-store and online, Black Friday sales are dependent on technology.

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The worst people you meet doing IT security

If you've worked in IT long enough, you've learned to recognize certain types, people who fit into particular ecological niches. Sometimes they're great, and sometimes ... less so. A couple of years ago I asked IT pros to give me examples of the worst types of people they met on the job, and they were more than forthcoming.