Expect an increase in ransomware and DDoS attack combos in 2017

“Follow the money” is a popular catchphrase attributed to the 1976 movie All The President’s Men suggesting a money trail or corruption scheme within high (often political) office. Cybercriminal actors are certainly following the advice. Read why retailers should expect an increase in ransomware and DDoS attacks in 2017 on Enterprise Innovation.

Symantec’s Internet Security Threats 2017 – it’s scary down the rabbit hole

Cyberspace became a much more dangerous place in 2016 as internet security threats mushroomed. Cyber criminals and state-sponsored saboteurs pursued aggressive capers that included multi-million dollar virtual bank heists, some of the biggest distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks on record. and an overt attempt to disrupt the U.S. electoral process. Read about the new  […]

Five of the biggest trends in IoT this year

2016 was the year that IoT went mainstream. Connected devices are no longer the stuff of industry expert conversations or surprising national news stories; consumers have begun to welcome them into their homes in the form of devices like Amazon’s Alexa. Read about the five biggest trends in Internet of Things for 2017 on Tech Target.

Cybersecurity is one of the top risks organizations must manage in 2017

Read why  David Adler says that cyber security remains one of the top risks for organisations in 2017 on CIO : Cybersecurity and privacy continue to make headlines. Experts have more questions than answers addressing risk management concerns in the evolving cybersecurity market. Read his full article here.

SMB Security Trends for 2017

The Channel Company recently carried out a study to understand the security outlook of mid-market companies. Presented and discussed at the XChange Solution Provider 2017 event’s Security University, it states that investments in cloud, secure networks, data security, endpoint etc. are bound to grow. Read the small and medium business cyber security trends for 2017 […]

Top cybersecurity developments in 2017 for ADG companies

While all companies should be concerned with their cybersecurity posture, companies in the aerospace, defense, and government services (ADG) industry are potentially subject to greater risks due to the industry’s highly technical and sensitive nature. Read about the top cyber security trends in 2017 for industries in aerospace, defense, and government sector on JDSupra.

5 Trends And Factors That Continue To Impact Cyber Security In 2017

It’s become news that’s not unexpected any more. We awaken to learn that yet another national retailer has been hacked and once again credit-card information for millions of customers is at risk. Read about the 5 trends that continue to impact cyber security in 2017 on Mobile Marketing Watch.

Prevailing Trends in Internet of Things in 2017

Every user requires a single access point instead of multiple interfaces which are well connected, smart and fast. Almost every industry is investing in Internet of Things (IoT) recently. Read about the topmost prevailing trends in Internet of Things on I am Wire.

11 Cyber-Security Predictions for 2017

A new forecast predicts that automated malware attacks will have a devastating effect on the internet of things (IoT). It also predicts the rise of the Shadownet (IoT botnets that can’t be seen or measured using conventional tools), cloud poisoning, more growth of Ransomware as a Service, and attacks on smart buildings Read/see the slide […]

Why ethical hacking is the top job of 2017

Read Alex Bennett explain why ethical hacking is the top job of 2017 on Beta News : 61 percent of UK businesses believe they will suffer from cyber crime in 2017, according to new research from Mimecast. These anxieties are justified: two thirds of large UK businesses were targeted by cyber criminals last year. As […]