How to Protect Yourself from Shoulder Surfing

Shoulder surfing is perhaps one the easiest ways to hack your smartphone/PC/laptop. Shoulder surfing is a way that thieves steal information by looking over someone’s shoulder as that person types a password on a computer, enters a PIN at an ATM or POS terminal, or fills out a form with personal information. We are almost […]

An Introduction to Cyber Security Risks and Responsibilities

Read  Ben Piper’s article about introduction to cyber security risks and responsibilities on Virtual College : Cyber security is a hugely important concern for businesses of all sizes. In 2016, the National Crime Agency recorded over 2.46 million cyber attacks, and official government sources indicate that approximately one in four large companies have suffered from […]

Helping SMEs safeguard their business against cyber-attacks

Read y Rob Ashworth explain how small and medium businesses can protect themselves against cyber attacks on IT Pro Portal : We’re all well-versed on how rising technologies such as cloud, IoT, AI and others are changing the face of organisations as we know it. As they continue to define the digital agenda, it’s no […]

Data Breach Litigation and Risks Facing Retailers

Read Amanda Ciccatelli take a look at the data breach litigation and the risks facing retailers on Inside Counsel : Almost four years after Target’s massive data breach, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit recently instructed a lower court to reassess the company’s $10 million class action settlement. Target is a big reminder […]

Financial Firms Unprepared For Cyber Security Risks Leaves Room For Fintech Expansion

Read why  Rupert Hargreaves says that financial firms unprepared for cyber security risks leave door open for fintech expansion on Value Walk : The fragility of the world’s Internet ecosystem was exposed earlier this week when an outage at Amazon Web Services rippled across the World Wide Web, disrupting everything from question-and-answer site Quora, to […]

Now more than ever, manufacturing needs to guard against cybersecurity threats

Is improving cybersecurity at the top of your New Year’s resolution list? Perhaps it should be. According to “Cyber Risks in Advanced Manufacturing,” a report from the consulting firm Deloitte and the industry association Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI). Read more about the new report titled Cyber Risks in Advanced Manufacturing by Deloitte which reveals […]

Cyber risks to intensify in 2017

A new report by Stroz Friedberg outlines six predictions for 2017 to help security professionals and business leaders prepare for the most significant cyber threats in the coming year. Stroz Friedberg, an Aon company, predicts that 2017 will usher in intensified cyber attacks, new regulations and a shift in how businesses approach cyber risk management. Read […]

Law firms subject to same cyber risk as others, but is compliance required?

Read  George Grachis’ article about compliance issues with law firms on CSO Online : Happy New Year to all our readers. I’m not a lawyer but I play one on TV. But seriously! This is an article I have been meaning to write ever since we performed an IT audit for a large law firm […]

Quantifying Cyber Risks

Read David M. Katz’s article about how companies can quantify cyber risks on CFO : Galvanized by recent cyber attacks against corporations, boards of directors are pushing risk managers and the insurance industry to quantify cyber risks. The demand for better predictive data on computer breaches stems from directors’ desire for clarity on how to […]

Service providers need to join forces to address enterprise IT complexities

Read why James Bourne says that service providers have to join forces with businesses to fight cyber attacks on Cloud Computing : A new report from Tata Communications offers a warning for service providers; their solutions do not always meet the expectations of enterprises. The research, which was conducted by IDC among enterprises and service providers across […]