In a keynote session at SHARE Sacramento, renowned mainframe hackers Phil Young and Chad Rikansrud explain the collective need to change our mindset when it comes to mainframe security. The industry needs to think of mainframes the same way we’d think of any other computer when it comes to threats.
A career in mainframe may not seem like a practical possibility for many computer science graduates leaving college these days, but that’s not because they have a negative view of the industry. According to Kyle Beausoleil, it’s likely because these graduates aren’t even aware mainframes exist.
For most enterprise CIOs and CISOs, the question around data encryption is not whether corporate data should be encrypted, but rather how much or which data should be encrypted.
That’s because most executives responsible for corporate information security understand the risks they could incur if
Is your enterprise ready for the upcoming European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)? If you’re not sure, you’re not alone.
Security for CICS, the enterprise application servers that power billions of transactions each day, was a hot topic at SHARE Sacramento. We spoke with Mark Wilson, a 30-year mainframe veteran and presenter at SHARE Sacramento on the state of mainframe security and education.