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The Week in Security Storytelling

Blog Post created by B-C-METOYX Employee on Jan 23, 2015

The main focus this week has been on previewing sections of the upcoming State of the Internet — Security report. Also, some cool sharing on the "Cybersecurity Accelerator" program.

 

Coming 1/29: Q4 2014 State of the Internet Security Edition

Here, we preview the Attack Metrics/Trends section of the report, and what we see for the future.

https://blogs.akamai.com/2015/01/coming-129-q4-2014-state-of-the-internet-security-edition.html

 

Fostering the cybersecurity ecosystem…

Why Akamai participated in the Microsoft Ventures Cybersecurity Accelerator.

https://blogs.akamai.com/2015/01/fostering-the-cybersecurity-ecosystem-why-akamai-participated-in-the-microsoft-ventures-cybersecurit.html

 

Cybersecurity Mentorship Experiences: My 4 Insights

By Ohad Parush: Through the Akamai-Microsoft cybersecurity accelerator program, I had the privilege to act as a mentor to six cyber-security startups. The accelerator ran through Fall 2014, now coming to an end with the demo-day planned for January 21st, 2015.

https://blogs.akamai.com/2015/01/cybersecurity-mentorship-experiences-my-4-insights.html

 

Malware Evolution: A History

With the Q4 State of the Internet - Security Report due out later this month, we continue to preview sections of it. Here, we preview the evolution of malware -- including the way security researchers label it.

https://blogs.akamai.com/2015/01/malware-evolution-a-history.html

 

The Trouble With Bots, Spiders and Scrapers

With the Q4 State of the Internet - Security Report due out later this month, we continue to preview sections of it. Here, we look at how third-party content bots and scrapers are becoming more prevalent as developers seek to gather, store, sort and present a wealth of information available from other websites.

https://blogs.akamai.com/2015/01/performance-mitigation-bots-spiders-and-scrapers.html

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