"This Week in Data" is a weekly infographic that aims to serve as a quick and easy way for our readers to catch up on the latest news about the people and organizations that are shaking up the world of big data, cloud computing, and all things data storage.
Along with Wednesday being Data Privacy Day, we had a lot of good data-based news this week. Google is defending itself against the wrath of WikiLeaks, Singapore is protecting itself against cyber criminals, and those who tried to protect their privacy by using a Blackphone got an unwelcome surprise.
Itching to learn more? Check out the links below the infographic to get the full scoop on each of these stories.
WikiLeaks Feuds with Google
- WikiLeaks blasts Google for quietly handing emails to government
- Google Defends Delay in Alerting WikiLeaks of Email Searh Warrants
Singapore Cyber Security Agency
- Singapore: Government to set up Cyber Security Agency
- Singapore ups the ante in cyber security fight
- Highly critical "Chost" allowing code execution affects most Linux systems
- GHOST: glibc vulnerability (CVE-2015-0235)
SoftLayer CEO Resigns
- CEO of SoftLayer, Lance Crosby, Has Left the (IBM) Building
- SoftLayer CEO Lance Crosby Resigns from IBM