Study finds that only 11% even understood what constituted personal data within their organisation.
According to a new CyberArk survey, half of organisations (50 percent) did not fully inform customers when their personal data was compromised in a cyber attack. With enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) anticipated for May 2018, organisations that do not take action to improve transparency associated with breaches will face substantial consequences.
Designed to help channel partners position GDPR compliance as a business outcome to their customers.
Business leaders’ complacency exposed as one-third not intending to improve overall defenses in the next 12 months.
Gartner, Inc. forecasts worldwide security spending to total $96.3 billion in 2018, an increase of 8 per cent from 2017. Organisations are spending more on security as a result of regulations, shifting buyer mindset, awareness of emerging threats and the evolution to a digital business strategy.
Research from Proofpoint reveals that whilst the majority (54%) of UK businesses expect a data breach in the next 12 months, only 48 per cent of respondents agree that their business is financially prepared to cover the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) fines when the deadline arrives on 25th May 2018.
Latest eDiscovery Platform speeds response to time-sensitive Subject Access Requests (SARs).
McAfee forecasts developments in adversarial machine learning, ransomware, serverless apps, connected home privacy, and privacy of child-generated content.
By Charlie Knox, head of technology, SD Worx, UK.
35% of IT professionals acknowledge that insider threat is biggest risk to networks.
More than 260 organisations across 15 industries were surveyed by MetricStream Research to evaluate key trends in policy management.
With 2018 on the horizon, experts are readily analysing and making predictions about the types of cyber threats we can expect to see in the year ahead. But to gain a complete understanding it’s important to recognise where the existing threats lie. With that, Simon Bain, CEO of BOHH Labs, ranks ransomware, mobile and IoT device security, as well as cyber security skills shortages, as having been some of the biggest challenges over the last 12 months.
Fortinet has published the findings of its latest Global Threat Landscape Report. The research reveals that high botnet reoccurrence rates and an increase of automated malware demonstrate that cybercriminals are leveraging common exploits combined with automated attack methods at unprecedented speed and scale.
Only a quarter (27%) of consumers feel businesses take customer data security very seriously.
BSI, the business standards company, has revised its guidance standard for information security management systems, BS 7799-3 Guidelines for information security risk management.
The new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force in May 2018. One of the consequences is that many organizations and businesses must appoint a Data Protection Officer (DPO) to ensure compliance with the legislation. The Norwegian Data Protection Agency is the supervisory body for the establishment of the DPOs, and the Authority now establishes a national registry for DPOs, a solution developed by Tieto.
With 2017 being yet another rollercoaster year for cyber security, experts at Fareham-based Taylor Made Computer Solutions have been looking at what might lie ahead for businesses in 2018.
Privacy compliance and enterprise analytics company FileFacets has appointed Nuvias as its sole distributor in EMEA to drive international expansion and meet growing demand for its Enterprise ID data discovery products. These are fundamental to the discovery and management of personal and sensitive data, which is at the core of GDPR compliance.
European Frozen food company turns to SOTI MobiControl to make the most secure and productive use of mobile
Six in 10 SMEs getting ready for 25 May 2018 GDPR deadline, but 2.1m still not preparing.