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Jaikumar Vijayan
Works at Computerworld Inc.
Attended Bangalore University
Lives in Naperville, IL
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 Dozens of state-level efforts to limit the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and a continuing lack of federal rules for operating UAVs threaten to ground the U.S. commercial drone industry even before it has a chance to take off.
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Companies like Target spend millions of dollars on all sorts of security technologies  but then fail to implement the policies and processes needed to properly leverage those technologies.
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20 years at Computerworld today. So much change in the industry.
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Network firewalls may not be sexy but they sure as heck are resilient.
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Efforts to migrate the U.S. payments system over to the EMV smartcard standard have gained momentum in the weeks since the Target breach. But in reality, the technology may not be quite the panacea for payment card security that many think it is.
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A world in which every device is IP-addressable will transform enterprise security.
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U.S. retailers are butting heads with Visa and MasterCard over the need for PIN authentication with EMV smartcards.
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It will be interesting to see if anyone else will get the axe at Target
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It's a great time to be in the security business.
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Once again, a federal court has ruled that misuse or misappropriation of corporate data by those with valid access to the data is not a violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.
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  • Computerworld Inc.
    Sr. Editor, present
  • The Economic Times
    Principal Correspondent
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Naperville, IL
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Sr. Editor Computerworld
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Responsible for covering information security and data privacy beats for Computerworld. Topics covered include enterprise security. mobile and cloud security, privacy issues and also governance, risk management and compliance issues. Regularly writes on  security legislation. critical infrastructure protection, regulatory, legal, copyright, intellectual property, Fourth Amendment and First Amendment topics.

Responsible for covering business intelligence and analytics; big data ERP; CRM; databases; open source; e-voting and RFID.
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2012 Award of Merit in Carnegie Mellon University’s CIT Information Technology Media Fellowships program.
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  • Bangalore University
    Masters in Statistics
  • Marquette University
    Broadcasting and Electronic Comm. (Thesis Incomplete)
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