Security

World Backup Day 2020: IT Teams Must Prepare for the ‘New Normal (Verdict)

Some businesses may have actively embraced remote working previously and will have strategies in place to support with this, but there are others that are still finding their feet.... More

3 Steps to Quickly Secure a Remote Workplace Rollout (Avanade Insights)

With the sudden spike in the demand for remote working, business leaders are looking for rapid ways to get employees working safely away from the office. But just because we’re i... More

How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Embrace Remote Work (Security Intelligence)

The industry is in the midst of a transformation. In this case, it isn’t the omnipresent digital transformation, but rather a sudden tectonic shift towards remote work. For many ... More

Why Integrating Network Technology, Security Makes Sense Now (Forbes)

The cybersecurity industry has seen many smart, connected, next-generation products come on the market recently, along with the services that support them. In order for those produ... More

Building IT Security Requires Improving Teams (Forbes)

Digital transformation can make almost any enterprise better. It brings together collaborators from around the world, draws smarter insights with the help of machine learning, and ... More

CFO Sees Transparency as Key to Smooth Scaling (CFO Dive)

Anup Singh of tech security company Illumio hosts an "ask the CFO" Slack channel among the ways he keeps lines of communication open to employees and other stakeholders.... More

How Data Science Tools Can Lighten the Load for Cybersecurity Teams (CIO Dive)

Inside security operations centers, data science can help identify attack patterns and increase the chances of detecting threats before it's too late.... More

Do We Have to Trade Convenience for Good Cybersecurity? (TWA)

One of the biggest challenges for companies and enterprises today is information network security or cybersecurity. Today, companies are ceaseless in ensuring their fight against d... More

National Australia Bank Finds Spectrum of Security Skills With DXC’s Dandelion Program (IT News)

National Australia Bank is using DXC Technology’s Dandelion program to train people on the autism spectrum for cybersecurity careers. Dandelion is DXC Technology’s flagship soc... More

Are You Cyberthreatening Me? Here’s What You Can Do to Defend Your Organization in 2020 (Forbes)

Here’s a fun thought exercise: There are 3.489 billion people in the workforce worldwide.1 Currently, 1 trillion phishing emails are sent every year.2 If you don’t have a calcu... More

IBM X-Force: Stolen Credentials, Vulnerabilities Weaponized Against Businesses in 2019 (HITS)

IBM released the IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index 2020, highlighting how cybercriminals' techniques have evolved after decades of access to tens of billions of corporate and p... More

CEOs are Feeling Better About Data Security – but Hackers Aren’t Far Behind (Inc.)

No matter what you do to protect your business from hackers, cybersecurity will always be a moving target. Increasingly sophisticated hacking techniques mean CEOs always have to st... More

edgescan Marks Six Years, Rolls Out New Features (HITS)

January marked the sixth anniversary of cybersecurity firm edgescan, and the company already has updates to its platform in store for 2020. Born in 2014, out of frustration with th... More

How Deepfake Technology Could Allow You to Put Your Favorite Actor in Netflix Shows (NSB)

There’s never been more choice in how we watch TV and films – but could we be on the cusp of an era involving true personalisation as artificial intelligence becomes more ingra... More

Scaling Security in Software Development: The Art of Possible (Security Intelligence)

If we look under the hood of skills shortage, will we find that some domains are harder hit than others? Inevitably so. Software development is one of the areas most starved of sec... More

Microsoft Will Now Pay Up to $20K for Xbox Live Security Exploits (TechCrunch)

Think you’ve found a glaring security hole in Xbox Live? Microsoft is interested. The company announced a new bug bounty program, focused specifically on its Xbox Live network an... More

Which Incident Response Investments are You Prioritizing in 2020? (Security Intelligence)

The new year is upon us with predictions and forecasts for the future of cybersecurity. There’s no crystal ball here, but based on the campaigns and trends we’ve seen in previo... More

Google Cloud Can Now Store All Your Secrets (Tech Radar)

Google Cloud has announced a new tool designed to help users securely store their API keys, passwords, certificates and other data called Secret Manager. Secret Manager provides th... More

Salesforce Co-CEO: The U.S. Needs a National Privacy Law for Personal Data (CNBC)

The United States needs to develop a national privacy law for personal data, in a similar fashion to what the European Union has done, the head of Salesforce said at a panel discus... More

How Do We Ensure the Security of What Comes After the 5G Revolution? (Security Intelligence)

2020 will see huge investments in 5G networks — Greensill estimated that the 5G rollout throughout the global supply chain will top $2.7 trillion by the end of the year. That’s... More