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 […]

3 Important New Cyber Security Trends

If 2016 was the year of cyber attacks, 2017 is the year of prevention. Twelve months ago, experts were predicting an increase in the innovation and sophistication of cyber attacks and a greater breakdown in security measures on a global scale. Read about the three new cyber security trends of 2017 on Small Biz Trends.

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 5 topmost Internet of Things trends to watch out for in year 2017 on I am Wire.

Cybersecurity in 2017: Four threats to watch

It may be a new year, but fraudsters haven’t shifted their focus from cyber. And, with cybersecurity an ongoing arms race, threats are evolving constantly. Exposures can significantly impact your credit union, so it’s critical to be in tune with the latest cyber trends. Read about the four cyber security threats that businesses should watch out […]

There Have Been Some Notable Cybersecurity Breaches In 2017 (And It’s Only March)

The new year breathed fresh life into the markets, as they emerged stronger following the fading of the post-presidential election rally in December last. However, the new year has not treated some companies well, as they fell victims to hacking carried out in varied degrees and on varied scales. Read about the latest cyber security […]

5 Cybersecurity Strategies Businesses Need to Implement in 2017

Despite the prominence of cyber-attacks nationally, from politics-to-healthcare, most companies are doing little to protect themselves from hackers. According to Symantec, there were more than 429 million identities exposed in 2015 alone. Companies are at a higher risk of breaches now more than ever – 2016 breaches increased 40 percent from the last year. Read […]

Why 2017 is the Time for SMBs to Prioritize Site Security

Read why Jimmy Duvall says that 2017 is the time for small and medium businesses to prioritize website security on Multichannel Merchant : Advances in technology enable us to do amazing things, among them the ability to buy almost anything you want online. But where there’s someone diligently working to earn a living, there are others […]

Healthcare organizations stepping up security spending in 2017

Compliance was the chief driver of security spending among U.S. healthcare organizations (57%), while data breaches (39%) and protecting reputation and brand (39%) led concerns globally. To protect sensitive data in the cloud and other container environments, most organizations rely on encryption. Read   about the new report titled 2017 Thales Data Threat, Healthcare Edition which reveals […]

Data Breaches in 2017: No Relief in Sight

Read why Robert D. Chesler and Marc D. Schein say that there will be no relief in data breaches in 2017 on CU Times : The Ponemon 2016 Cost of Breach Study underscores the need for companies to take all necessary measures to combat the scourge of data breaches. These include the establishment of a chief […]