Haroon Anwar Cited in Critical Kidney Transplant Analysis Using IBM Watson Explorer

Posted by The Neocol Team on Nov 11, 2016 10:23:52 AM

Neocol Senior Solution Architect Haroon Anwar was recently credited as a co-author on an abstract and presentation entitled, “A big data approach to prediction of three-year graft loss risk in kidney transplants: structured and unstructured dynamic patient level data improve predictive efficacy”.  The abstract and presentation, led by Titte R Srinivas MD of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), came as a result of a successful project for MUSC leveraging IBM Watson Explorer.

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How Do I Redact My PCI Data?

Posted by The Neocol Team on Jun 21, 2016 6:09:39 AM

Traditionally, redacting your PCI information meant using a black marker to obscure the confidential information on a document and then scanning the redacted document into your system, but in nowadays with communication almost entirely digital that is just not feasible anymore.

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What is DRM and why is it important?

Posted by The Neocol Team on May 20, 2016 6:59:14 AM

In the fast-paced modern world of smartphones, tablets, emails, texts, and social media it is easier than ever before for consumers and staff to communicate and share data. However, without proper control of this openness and ability to share rapidly, businesses run the risk of leaving themselves exposed to data leakage and insider theft.

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How To Secure Structured PCI Data…

Posted by The Neocol Team on Apr 26, 2016 6:21:29 AM

Following on from our most recent blog (How do I secure my Unstructured PCI data?) We now wanted to discuss the equal importance of Discovering, Securing, and Monitoring structured PCI data.

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How to secure my unstructured PCI data

Posted by The Neocol Team on Apr 14, 2016 6:41:14 AM

PCI stands for two things - Payment Card Information or Protection Critical Information, and this is something many businesses aren’t sure how to effectively protect and secure when in unstructured data formats.

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We don’t have any PCI data stored there! Are you sure?

Posted by The Neocol Team on Apr 7, 2016 9:33:27 AM

Just one of the common statements our DLP consultants hear on a daily basis, so what we are about to share with you, may shock you!

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7 Precautions You Can Take to Protect Your Unstructured Data

Posted by The Neocol Team on Aug 28, 2015 1:49:00 PM

Today the question is not if you will be hacked, but when it will happen, how it will occur and what will be lost. With today's devastating fallout from successful hacks/breaches, preparing to for these attacks has become a top priority for most organizations and should be considered by all. Here are 7 precautions you can take to protect your unstructured data:

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What is Persistent Unstructured Content Security and Why Do We Need It

Posted by The Neocol Team on Aug 26, 2015 9:00:00 AM

We have met the enemy and he is us. Walter Kelly, the creator of the comic strip Pogo, featuring animal characters who uttered simple but perceptive comments about society, shared this observation in 1970 on a poster to promote environmental awareness and to publicize the first Earth Day. In the illustration, Pogo the possum is shown holding a trash bag and a sharply whittled stick to pick up the garbage littering the swamp where he lived.

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7 Things Only People Working in the Information Security Industry Can Relate To

Posted by The Neocol Team on Aug 24, 2015 10:17:00 AM

The information security industry is a unique field, filled with facets that people who work other types of jobs don't fully understand. You've gotten used to explaining terms that you use every day to people who have no idea what you're talking about and explaining to your mother why she should be more careful about the links she chooses to click on, but sometimes, it feels like you live in a different world. Check out these 7 things only people working in the information security industry can relate to.

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The Five Things Your CISO Is Probably Stressing Over, and How You Can Help

Posted by The Neocol Team on Aug 21, 2015 9:30:00 AM

Your Chief Information Security Officer in your company frequently has a thankless job of having to make sure your information assets and technology get thoroughly protected. As a result, the list of things that they worry about daily is longer than you probably know. Nevertheless, proper communication between you and your CISO is mandatory so you're all on the same page about what the threats are to your business.

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