Excessive employee permissions expose SMES to insider threats

Varonis Systems, Inc., a provider of software solutions that protect data from insider threats and cyberattacks, reveals the results from the Varonis Data Risk Report, showcasing an alarming level of exposure for corporate and sensitive files across organisations, including an average of 20 per cent of folders per organisation open to every employee. Read about […]

Technology alone may not curb insider threats

Read why Mark Pomerleau says that technology alone may not let companies curb insider threats on C4ISR Net : Oftentimes more frustrating to the U.S. government than the threat of an emboldened Russia or Chinese economic espionage is the trusted insider. Insider threats have disclosed and improperly removed troves of sensitive information from government networks that […]

Small businesses increasingly in cybercriminal crosshairs

Read why Dwight Davis says that small and medium businesses are increasingly coming under attacks from cyber criminals on CSO Online : Even if they envied the big budgets, global reach and market presence of big corporations, small business operators could console themselves with at least one silver lining: compared to their big brethren, small- […]

You’ve been hacked — now what?

Read Rick Williams’s article about how companies should deal with data breach incidence on Biz Journals : The CEO of a regional retail chain is preparing for his board meeting. His cell rings with an urgent call from his accounting firm’s partner. The chain’s customer data and their credit card information is for sale on a website […]

Will Internet of Things ever be safe?

Read Xuyen Bowles take a look at Internet of Things security on Beta News : The Internet of Things (IoT) has undergone an amazing transformation, from a pipe dream to a marketing buzzword, and now an impending reality. Recent estimates expect the number of Internet-connected devices to reach 26 billion by 2020, with some studies […]

So You’ve Been Hacked: The Changing Landscape of Post-Data Breach Liability

Read Joseph Facciponti and Joseph Moreno take a look at the changing landscape of post-data breach liability on New York Law Journal : The impact of serious data breaches are becoming both more common and more costly for businesses with each major attack. According to the New York State Attorney General, businesses reported 1,300 data breaches […]

Why combatting cyber-crime is critical for life science companies

Read why Helen Davenport, Josh Hanet and Patrick Duxbury say that it very important for healthcare firms to continue combating cyber crime on Lexology : Biotech and pharmaceutical firms hold vast amounts of valuable data and information making them prime targets for cyber-attacks – so how are they protecting themselves? In the American political thriller series, […]

Staying Cyber Safe: How to Protect Your Small Business

Read Asher De Metz’s  article about how small and medium businesses can protect themselves against cyber attacks on Data Center Journal : Small businesses have flourished in the digital age, with the Internet providing a host of opportunities to promote their products, expand their customer base and streamline their services. But this increased exposure also […]

Thales: 34% of U.S. Federal Government Agencies Experienced Data Breach in Last Year

Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, announces the results of its 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, Federal Edition, issued in conjunction with analyst firm 451 Research. Read about the new published 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, Federal Edition which reveals that 34 percent of United States federal government agencies suffered […]

How can CIOs best secure the future of their company data?

Read about how CIOs can best ensure data protection on The C-Suite : 2016 saw a consistent flow of warnings from cyber security experts, who expressed their concern that come 2017, businesses will be subject to a significant rise in data breaches, which will far outstrip the number of reported cases in 2016. Read the […]