Here’s our roundup of the headlines that got our attention this week–from both inside Neustar and out.
DDoS Sophisticated Website Attacks Can Doom Your Marketing Campaigns [MarketingProfs] – Neustar’s Jim Rogers explains why it’s imperative that CMOs and CIOs collaborate during a DDoS attack in this guest post.
How Big Data is Fundamentally Changing Local Search [SearchEngineWatch] – Key takeaways on how big data has changed local search and how we collect information.
For Minority College Students, STEM Degrees Pay Big [PhysOrg] – Minority college students who major in the STEM fields – science, technology, engineering and math – earn at least 25 percent more than their peers who study humanities or education, according to the results of a new study.
Cyber Criminals Hiding Behind Travel Emails [Infosecland] – Tips on how to keep your data safe during travel’s high season.
FedRAMP Program Expected to Boost Cloud Contracts [FederalTimes] – The federal cloud computing market is projected to jump from millions to billions of dollars over the next five years, thanks in part to a new cloud security program launched this month.