Cyber Security

NSS Labs Announces 2018 Data Center Intrusion Prevention Systems Group Test Results (CDSA)

NSS Labs announced the results of its Data Center Intrusion Prevention Systems (DCIPS) Group Test. Organizations rely heavily on data centers and IT infrastructure to enable growth... More

How Should Businesses Handle Cybersecurity Risk Assessment? (SmartDataCollective)

2. Leverage Assessment Tools - You don’t have to brainstorm everything on your own. Depending on the solutions and systems you’re currently using, there are a number of assessm... More

Top 5 Most Prominent Forms of Cybercrime (CBR)

It is vital to realise that cybercrime today is no longer solely perpetrated by nefarious, tech savvy opportunists. The image of lone actors snatching the odd cyber fistful of cash... More

Study: CXOs Still Wary Of Cloud Data Security (CXO Today)

A new study on cloud data security provides insights into the shaken confidence in the cloud. According to the report, more companies are selecting cloud providers because they wil... More

Facebook Aims to Make Security More Social (Dark Reading)

Facebook's user base of 2.13 billion poses for the social media giant both a challenge and an opportunity to secure a massive number of accounts while also educating users on best ... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, Feb. 19, 2018 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Adobe Acrobat and Reader DC: Adobe has released Reader version 2018.011.20035. Updates are also available for Adobe Acrobat, and Experience manager. U... More

How Microsoft’s Azure Fends Off 7 Trillion Cyberthreats Per Day (TechRepublic)

The cloud is an essential component of business technology infrastructure. For a sense of scale, Microsoft processes 7 trillion cyberthreats per day, and spends over a billion doll... More

A Method to the Madness: How to Think About Security, Privacy for IoT (Independent Security Evaluators Blog)

As we enter a new year — a year in which IoT is expected to continue it explosive adoption trend — it is important to continue to be mindful of the basic tenets of how ... More

Cyberattack Caused Olympic Opening Ceremony Disruption (NY Times)

A cyberattack caused the internet disruptions during the Winter Olympics’ opening ceremony on Friday night, Olympic officials and security experts said. Jihye Lee, a spokesman... More

Facebook is Pushing a Security App – That it Quietly Owns – To Track Users’ Mobile Usage (CNBC)

Facebook is now offering some mobile app users a wireless-networking app without first disclosing that it's owned by Facebook, or that it collects information for the social networ... More

Thanks to Blockchain, Decentralization – and Data Security – Are the Future (Entrepreneur)

Nowadays, everything is going digital. The photographs we once stored in photo albums are generally no longer printed; they’re stored in online albums. And few people anymore use... More

Google’s Chrome to Flag All HTTP Pages as ‘Not Secure’ (PCMag)

Google will take its efforts to shame website owners into encrypting their traffic up another notch this July with the release of Chrome 68. At that point, Chrome will label all... More

Cybersecurity a Big Opportunity for India’s HCL Technologies (Nikkei Asian Review)

Swapan Johri, EVP and the head of HCL's Asia-Pacific business, spoke about the company's growth strategies. "We are looking at some more contemporary services now, things that are ... More

NexGuard’s Chrys Poulain Outlines MENA War on Content Piracy (Broadcast Pro)

2017 has been a busy year for content protection and creativity in the MENA region. Over the course of twelve months, the region has become the next big frontier for all types of v... More

Data Security in a Multicloud World (Light Reading)

In an increasingly multicloud world, enterprises are faced with the critical challenge of managing data security across different cloud environments. Most organizations are no long... More

5 Strategic Priorities for Chief Security Officers in 2018 (Forbes)

Jeff Erickson, Oracle: In 2018, two data security problems are screaming for more automation. First is security alert overload. There are too many security alerts coming from ac... More

Kroll Names Benedetto Demonte North America Leader for Cybersecurity Investigations Practice (CDSA)

Kroll announced the appointment of Managing Director Benedetto Demonte as North America Leader for Kroll's Cyber Security and Investigations Practice. In his expanded role as a mem... More

The Mobile Economy Has a $17.5B Leak: App Piracy (Forbes)

Not all pirates say "arrghh" and wear eye patches. Some are smart, sophisticated, and technologically advanced. So smart, in fact, that they've siphoned off $17.5 billion in revenu... More

7 Ways to Maximize Your Security Dollars (Dark Reading)

Organizations are under growing pressure to extract more value from their IT security dollars. Many have had to sharply increase their security spending in recent years to addre... More

Caesar Sedek Joins Prime Focus Technologies as Security Executive Hire (TV Technology)

Prime Focus Technologies’ gear is getting a security boost, as Caesar Sedek has been brought on in the role of chief security officer. Sedek comes to PFT after most recently work... More