AI’s environmental cost could outweigh sustainability benefits

AI’s environmental cost could outweigh sustainability benefits

Artificial intelligence can help organisations manage and mitigate their environmental impacts in a number of ways, but the highly polluting nature of the technology could outweigh its other sustainability benefits if not dealt with By Sebastian Klovig Skelton, Data & ethics editor Published: 13 Jun 2024 17:10 The potential of artificial intelligence (AI) to help …

Best practices to beat container misconfiguration

Best practices to beat container misconfiguration

How can organisations ensure containerised environments are configured correctly and adequately defended, without getting lost in the complexity? By Fleur Doidge Published: 13 Jun 2024 While misconfigured containers are a major challenge in cloud security, this can often be traced to shortcuts to cloud and containerisation divorced from overall strategy.   Focus on technical and …

Ovarian Cancer Risk Doubled by Estrogen-Only HRT

Ovarian Cancer Risk Doubled by Estrogen-Only HRT

Two decades after the landmark Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) changed the way clinicians thought about hormone therapy and cancer, new findings suggest this national health study is “the gift that keeps on giving.” Follow-up from two of the WHI’s randomized trials have found that estrogen alone in women with prior hysterectomy significantly increased ovarian cancer …