Trustwave has released the 2018 Security Pressures Report based on a global survey of 1,600 full-time IT professionals who are security decision makers or security influencers within their organization.
Pulse Connect Secure 9.0 simplifies multi-cloud connectivity intelligence and protection, extends Secure Access to Amazon AWS and enhances MacOS and Android support.
Vectra has introduced a major expansion of the Cognito platform with Cognito Recall. A comprehensive source of enriched metadata, Cognito Recall empowers highly-skilled security analysts to conduct conclusive incident investigations and perform AI-assisted threat hunting.
Majority believe the regulation will give their business a competitive advantage.
Skills shortages still pose major risk to long term information security capability.
Okta has announced that organizations can replace passwords with stronger authentication for employees, partners and customers with the launch of Okta’s new contextual access management features.
In the first quarter of 2018, Kaspersky Lab’s anti-phishing technologies prevented more than 3.6 million attempts to visit fraudulent social network pages, of which 60% were fake Facebook pages. The results, according to Kaspersky Lab’s report, ‘Spam and phishing in Q1 2018’, demonstrate that cybercriminals are still doing what they can to get their hands on personal data.
Alert Logic has published data from Crowd Research Partners’ 2018 Threat Hunting Report that shows 84 percent of companies agree that threat hunting should be a top security initiative, yet 76 percent believe their Security Operations Centres (SOCs) spend inadequate time proactively searching for newly emerging and advanced cyber threats. This discrepancy has one-third of companies employing managed security services to hunt cyber threats, according to the survey data.
Claroty, a leader in operational technology (OT) network security, today unveiled Claroty Vision, a new global channel partner program for integrated solution partners, managed service providers (MSPs), and resellers.
One in ten admit to visiting adult websites, while others download pirated content, share work documents over messaging apps, or steal information for new jobs.
Customer service is king for IT decision-makers when it comes to the key checklist of what they look for in an IT vendor, according to a new study by Cogeco Peer 1, a global provider of enterprise IT products and services.
To build an agile, digital business, companies need to focus on data. And that means ensuring it flows around the organisation, and can be used to drive deeper personalisation for existing customers and to reach new prospects in order to increase revenues. Jim Conning, Managing Director of Royal Mail Data Services (RMDS), writes.
Exploits – software that takes advantage of a bug or vulnerability – for Microsoft Office in-the-wild hit the list of cyber headaches in Q1 2018. Overall, the number of users attacked with malicious Office documents rose more than four times compared with Q1 2017. In just three months, its share of exploits used in attacks grew to almost 50 per cent - double the average share of exploits for Microsoft Office across 2017. These are the main findings from Kaspersky Lab’s Q1 IT threat evolution report.
Optiv Security has published its 2018 Cyber Threat Intelligence Estimate (CTIE) which details the current state of the cyber-threat landscape and uses estimative intelligence to predict how that landscape stands to change in the future. This report is generated to provide Optiv’s clients with a global view of security threats and trends, so they can effectively adapt their strategic plans to mitigate anticipated enterprise risk.
Polish Credit Office, the largest credit bureau in CEE, commits to implementing Billon blockchain for storage and secure access to sensitive customer information.
Williams Martini Racing is partnering with Omnitude to look at how blockchain technology can become a crucial tool within a Formula One team.
Only 41% of privileged accounts are assigned to permanent employees of the business with the majority being made up of contractors, third-party vendors and resellers – indicating IT has less visibility of privileged account access.
Slovenian bank reduces risk with One Identity Safeguard privileged access management.
By Kristofer Mansson, CEO, Silobreaker.
GDPR awareness is at its highest level since 2016 and 81% of marketers feel prepared – although 7% say their employers still have no plan in place.