Symantec has revealed new research demonstrating how cybercriminal networks are taking advantage of lax Internet of Things (IoT) device security to spread malware and create zombie networks, or botnets, unbeknownst to their device owners.
Eighty-eight percent of state and local government IT professionals are concerned about cyber attacks targeting critical city infrastructure.
Businesses must not forget the importance of culture as the General Data Protection Regulation comes into force.
While 82 percent of respondents believe the IT security industry is making progress against cyber attacks, gains are undercut by failure to enforce best practices in critical areas.
Offers developers flexibility and security by eliminating hard-coded passwords.
Cloud Distribution, a next generation value-added distributor specialising in security, networking and storage, has been approved to deliver training on behalf of A10 Networks across EMEA.
With orchestration, ThreatConnect customers may bridge security teams, tools, processes, and threat intelligence for faster, more efficient actions.
Avaya is announcing a new foundation approach to network security that aims to reduce the growing number of breaches compromising data integrity and privacy. The new approach will enable organisations to create stealth, hyper-segments within their networks that are invisible to hackers and provide the elasticity to protect the ‘everywhere perimeter’.
Phishing attacks continue to rise in volume and impact in 80 percent of businesses surveyed, with hackers preferring email and social engineering to deliver threats.
Ping Identity is working with with Microsoft to deliver integrations that extend the value of Azure Active Directory (Azure AD), Microsoft’s leading Identity and Access Management as a Service (IDaaS) solution. Through this relationship, Ping Identity solutions serve as a bridge to expand secure remote access and single sign-on from any device to more on-premises web applications for Microsoft Azure Active Directory customers.
LightCyber, provider of Behavioural Attack Detection solutions, has introduced new Magna products for Amazon Web Services (AWS) to close the breach detection gap in cloud and hybrid cloud data centres.
Cyber security is now considered to be an executive responsibility, with 54% of CEOs in European companies taking responsibility for it, according to new research from Lloyd’s, the specialist insurance and reinsurance market.
Identity and personal data theft account for 64% of all data breaches.
Top business priority is improving efficiency.
Amazon Marketplace edition brings flexibility and security to cloud environments.
Access to new training and technical sales tools enhance partners’ privileged account security expertise and help drive new business opportunities.
43% of businesses put customer privacy at risk by failing to anonymise test data.
Osterman Research and Trustwave have released a new report that shows many businesses fail to conduct frequent security testing despite believing that it’s critically important to securing their systems and data. Shockingly, one in five of businesses surveyed for the report admitted they don’t do any security testing, despite the fact that 95 percent of survey respondents reported encountering one of the dozen common security issues associated with security vulnerabilities.
A recent survey by app security specialist Promon has revealed that mobile users are massively unaware of cyberthreats, with an overwhelming 89 per cent of respondents admitting they wouldn’t know if their device has been infected through a cyber attack. Users’ lack of awareness of mobile threats presents a significant challenge for businesses across every sector, meaning companies need to take extra steps to secure their customers’ data, says Promon.
French solution provider completes new certification highlighting technical and implementation proficiency.