Gartner Predicts Information Security Spending To Reach $93 Billion In 2018

If you’ve been online or turned on a TV in the past few months, you’ve probably noticed that there is a persistent and apparently endless stream of malware attacks and data breaches. Read about the new report by Gartner which reveals that cyber security spending by companies to reach $93 billion in 2018 on Forbes.

Accenture Security identifies top cybersecurity threats of 2017

Hackers are increasing their capabilities due to the proliferation of affordable, customizable and accessible tools available for their use, says a new report by IDefense, part of Accenture Security. Read more about the new report by IDefense of Accenture Security which identifies ransomware and hacking as top cyber threats for 2017 on Insurance Journal.

The cybersecurity risks to financial services that are making the biggest impact in 2017

Read Cliff Moyce list the top cyber security risks to the financial sector in 2017 on Bobs Guide : Cybersecurity products and platforms can do a great job for you—when your organisation has the expertise and number of people needed to implement and use them correctly, for example, to configure and tune the products and interpret […]

The cyber security threat in five charts

The threat of cyber security is unquestionably growing more serious over time. The impact of attacks on businesses can be devastating, and for many, the source remains unknown – as many as 35% of attacks on UK-based organisations are from an unknown source. Read everything you want to know about cyber security threats in five […]

Nearly 70% of UK firms have no staff training for cyber attacks, figures show

More than two-thirds of Britain’s biggest businesses have admitted staff lack training to deal with the growing threat of cyber attacks, new research has shown. Top companies and charities have been told to do more to protect themselves from online threats after a Government survey of leading firms found one in 10 FTSE 350 companies had […]

Cyber security specialists in demand as threat from online criminals and cyber attacks continues to grow

Cyber security specialists are in demand as organisations face a growing threat from online criminals. Adam Shapley, senior regional director from recruiters Hays Information Technology says the implications of being attacked online are far reaching. Read why Adam Shapley of Hays Information Technology says that companies are scouting for cyber security pros even as cyber attacks […]

3 Ways Blockchain Is Revolutionizing Cybersecurity

Read Omri Barzilay list the three ways in which blockchain technology could revolutionalize cyber security on Forbees : The second quarter of 2017 was a wild one for blockchain companies and investors, with nearly 60 initial coin offerings (ICOs) closed in the quarter for more than $750 million, and it looks like this is just […]

A Bipartisan Bill To Strengthen Cybersecurity For The Internet Of Things

Intelligent indoor lighting that follows you where you go, smart refrigerators that send pictures of their contents to grocers, sentient thermostats that adjust the temperature based on activity, free and unhindered access to an unlimited library of information has transformed an entire generation. Read about the Internet of Things cyber security bill introduced in United […]

Calls for UK boards to be better educated on cyber threats

The latest government cyber governance health check and a survey of the UK’s top 350 companies have revealed that more than two-thirds of boards have not received training to deal with a cyber incident, but this is no surprise, according to security commentators. Read about the latest United Kingdom government cyber governance health check which […]

Tracking the terror threat: Is it still safe to travel to Europe?

After the Barcelona attack that killed 13 and injured 120, some are once again asking whether Europe is a safe destination. According to one survey, 93 percent of potential travelers say they’re influenced by the risk of terrorism in a particular area. That being said, Europe is still relatively safe and tourists continue to flock […]