Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Secret Life of Passwords

We despise them – yet we imbue them with our hopes and dreams, our dearest memories, our deepest meanings. They unlock much more than our accounts. Howard Lutnick, the chief executive of Cantor Fitzgerald, one of the world’s largest financial-services firms, still cries when he talks about it. Not long after the planes struck the…
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NSA Director Warns of ‘Dramatic’ Cyberattack in Next Decade

The director of the National Security Agency issued a warning Thursday about cyberthreats emerging from other countries against networks running critical U.S. infrastructure systems. Adm. Michael Rogers said he expects a major cyberattack against the U.S. in the next decade. “It’s only a matter of the ‘when,’ not the ‘if,’ that we are going to…
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The Lessons of Hurricane Sandy

MASS Communications Helps Seeger Weiss Prepare for the Unexpected By Anne Wainscott-Sargent Two years after Hurricane Sandy devastated downtown Manhattan, telecom management firm MASS Communications is applying lessons learned to clients across all geographies and industries. The New York-based technology firm was on the front lines of the disaster, providing critical network infrastructure services for…
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MASS Communications Providing Expanded MPLS, Internet and Voice Services for IMAX Corporation

NEW YORK– November 18, 2014 – MASS Communications today announced a new agreement with IMAX Corporation to expand telecommunications services into China and to consolidate global services under a master agreement. IMAX, an innovator in entertainment technology, has contracted with MASS to provide high-speed telecommunication circuits to IMAX’s new Network Operations Center in Shanghai, and…
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Obama calls for FCC to ban fast lanes

As part of the presidents ban, he urged the Federal Communications Commission to avoid blocking websites, slowing Internet content and allowing deals that let companies pay for faster delivery. (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama called for the "strongest possible rules" to protect the open Internet, saying that there shouldn't be "fast lanes" and high-speed service…
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