ARM buys security company

ARM logoUK semiconductor design firm ARM said it bought an Israeli based company yesterday to bolster security for designs.

Sansa Security provides hardware security and software for system on a chip semiconductors used in the internet of things.

Sansa intellectual property is already embedded in over 150 million products and used in smart connected devices and enterprise systems.… Read the rest

Insure yourself against cyber attack

Penny BlackMicrosoft and the rest of the IT vendors never said that technology was safe.

They didn’t say that because they always knew it wasn’t but still wanted to sell stuff.

And it’s an ill wind that brings no one any good, because according to market research company ABI Research, insurance companies are set to collect a $10 billion cyber bonanza by the year 2020.… Read the rest