Shadow IT is a risk in multi cloud managment

Under the Radar: The Risks of Shadow IT

The IT requirements of employees are clear: flexible, adaptable and tailored to the processes of the specialist departments. In many companies this requirement is met on their own initiative – past the official infrastructure this becomes an incalculable cost and security risk.   Anyone who discovers a tool that makes work easier is seldom in […]

Executive Order weakens US data protection for foreigners

US President Donald Trump signed an executive order, which could further weaken the data protection level for non-US citizens (as reported by heise.de). Section 14 of the order of January 25 states: Sec. 14.  Privacy Act.  Agencies shall, to the extent consistent with applicable law, ensure that their privacy policies exclude persons who are not United States citizens or lawful […]