Virtual Personal Assistants – Pt. 9

The Future Implications of Siri and Cortana
The Future of Siri and Cortana

The way that Siri and Cortana are being used on our iPhone and Windows Mobile devices is considered to be that of the first generation. 

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Virtual Personal Assistant – Part 8

Fixing Siri and Cortana
How to Change the Default Settings in Your iPhone:

It really does not matter what version of the iPhone or iPad that you currently have, Siri was designed by Apple in such a way that it can be used even when the passcode is not entered in.

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Virtual Personal Assistant – Pt. 7

The Remaining Security Issues
The Risks of “VPA Unfiltering”:

As described in the previous blogs, it is the hope of the major Virtual Personal Assistant vendors that their product will help automate our lifestyle daily, especially when it comes to online shopping. 

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Virtual Personal Assistants – Pt. 5

The Issues
The use of the Cloud:

This particular Security threat goes back to the issue of recorded conversations, but more importantly, where they are stored.  As mentioned previously in VPA Part 4, it is widely believed that they are stored at this point in the servers of the Vendors that make and support their brand of the Virtual Personal Assistant.

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5 Cybersecurity Myths Debunked

In industries where things are constantly in flux, myths inevitably arise, and the cybersecurity industry is no exception. Recently, we’ve encountered certain misunderstandings regarding network security with increasing frequency.

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Virtual Personal Assistants Pt. 4

The Security Issues
The Privacy Rights/Recorded Conversations:

As it was discussed in our last blog, one of the primary area of concerns of using a Virtual Personal Assistant is the conversations (or really the queries) that you are having with, for example, Siri.

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What You Need to Know About Structured Cabling

Your network’s structured cabling is the backbone of your internal network operations. With high-speed connectivity now critical to daily business operations, your building’s cabling infrastructure is something you need to take seriously.

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Virtual Personal Assistant Pt. 3

The Security Issues Surrounding a Virtual Personal Assistant

Despite the advantages that a Virtual Personal Assistant brings to an end user, or even for a business or a corporation, there are serious Security issues that are associated with them. 

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