Security

The Secret to a Secure Multicloud Enterprise is Open Source (Security Intelligence)

Innovation is one of the better-known benefits of crowd-contributed code — or open source — but what about security? Can open source improve or enhance your security posture? O... More

Apple Confirms $1M Reward for Anyone Who Can Hack an iPhone (Forbes)

Apple has massively increased the amount it’s offering hackers for finding vulnerabilities in iPhones and Macs, up to $1 million. It’s by far the highest bug bounty on offer fr... More

Why Mission-Critical Encryption Remains a Must for IT Security (TechGenix)

There are plenty of IT security processes, procedures, and technologies that one could use to protect mission-critical technology and data. Nevertheless, of all the tools at an org... More

Is More Talent Really the Answer to All Cybersecurity Concerns? (TechWire Asia)

Companies struggling with cybersecurity seem to believe that their biggest challenge is that they don’t have access to the right talent. That’s not true. Time and time again, r... More

15 Mind Blowing Stats for IT Leaders (CMO)

Long gone are the days of IT leaders being just the stewards of their organizations’ technology. While IT teams still spend much of their time keeping current functions and proce... More

Poor Password Management is Hurting Businesses Hard (IT Pro Portal)

Every year, businesses in the United Kingdom spend more than two months resetting different passwords, which costs them not just valuable time, but also – money. A new report sta... More

Take a Proactive Approach to the Darknet Threat (Security Intelligence)

Over the last few years, there has been a 20 percent increase of threat actors on the darknet selling tools, services and stolen data to target the world’s most prominent organiz... More

Software Developers Face Secure Coding Challenges (IW)

More organizations are adopting agile programming practices and secure development lifecycles, but most fail to provide developers the tools and processes they need to produce secu... More

Instant Messaging Platforms are Here to Stay But are They Secure Enough? (IA)

Instant messaging platforms have revolutionized the way we communicate but they've introduced new security challenges.... More

Emerging Digital Technology Means Emerging Job Opportunities for Cybersecurity Pros (DXC Technology Blog)

Every technology must be managed and secured to prevent its misuse. As digital technologies become even more complex and interconnected, they create an ever-proliferating number of... More

4 Social Engineering Threats to Keep an Eye on – And How to Stop Them (Security Intelligence)

Socially enterprising threat actors are getting bored with the low success rates of mass phishing campaigns and turning toward more advanced tricks. If there is any guarantee about... More

Pulling Strategic Value Out of Your Cyberthreat Intelligence Practices (Security Intelligence)

An increasing number of companies today depend on their cyberthreat intelligence practices to stay ahead of determined attackers and an ever-expanding attack surface. In fact, 72 p... More

Alphabet’s Cybersecurity Company Chronicle is Merging Into Google’s Cloud Business (CNBC)

Alphabet will fold its enterprise security company Chronicle into Google Cloud later this year. Chronicle originally spun out of X, the company’s experimental projects lab, and s... More

DXC Technology, Zafin Partner to Help Banks Manage Conduct Risk, Increase Customer Lifetime Value (HITS)

DXC Technology and Zafin have entered into a collaboration that will enable DXC’s core banking clients to make a strategic response to the changing demands of the marketplace. A ... More

What is Threat Modeling and How Does It Impact Application Security? (Security Intelligence)

Throughout my career in software development and application security, I have worked on many development and operations teams and have often seen issues when it comes to implementi... More

Forget About The Terminator – We Should be Worrying About AI Malware First (Verdict)

The advancement of artificial intelligence prompts fears of a Terminator-style future where humans live as an underclass to the machines we created. However, humanity may face a fa... More

Amazon Web Services Rolls Out Control Tower, Security Hub (GeekWire)

After seven months in preview, Amazon Web Services on Monday night announced the general availability of AWS Control Tower and AWS Security Hub, aiming to make it easier for corpor... More

Machine Learning Helping to Stop Security Breaches With Threat Analytics (Forbes)

Machine learning is enabling threat analytics to deliver greater precision regarding the risk context of privileged users’ behavior, creating notifications of risky activity in r... More

Why Cloud Should Be Part of Your Disaster Recovery Strategy (IT Pro)

With cyber attacks frequently making headlines, and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into force last year leading organisations to look closer at how they secur... More

The Serverless Security Shift (Network Computing)

Security in the cloud has always followed a shared responsibility model. What the provider manages, the provider secures. What the customer deploys, the customer secures. Generally... More