Read Libby-Jane Charleston explain the top three cyber threats to Australian businesses on Huffington Post : With consumer phishing email at an all-time high and Business Email Compromise (BEC) costing Australian businesses $3.1billion since January 2015, it’s more crucial than ever that people are aware of the ways attackers use to compromise your business. Read her […]
Read Helen P. Macasaet’s editorial about cyber security on Business World : Several questions were raised in the forum: Are senior executives proactive about cyber security — before, during, and after an attack — and how can they institute and maintain a strong cyber security posture? Who is responsible for cyber risk? How vulnerable is […]
The common conception of cyber attacks are kind of like bad weather, ranging from irritating to catastrophic, but always unpredictable. Hackers are simply too sophisticated to draw any reliable judgments about, and we shouldn’t try. Read about the five dumbest cyber security threats that are still effective on Dark Reading.
From word processing, accounting packages and emails to process automation, just in time shipping and online sales and marketing, the hardware and software that drives modern businesses have enabled massive jumps in productivity while driving down costs. Read about the top ten cyber security threats that businesses should worry about on Management Today.
Read David Donaldson list five steps in which companies can manage cyber security threats on The Mandarin : Although the media loves a shady computer hacker story — usually adorned with images of a man in a hoodie sitting in a dark room — the reality is that rogue employees can often do much more damage to […]
The information security threat landscape is constantly evolving. To help you navigate the terrain, each year the Information Security Forum (ISF) — a nonprofit association that researches and analyzes security and risk management issues on behalf of its members — puts out its Threat Horizon report to provide members with a forward-looking view of the […]
The chief executives of some of the worlds’ leading private companies are confident about their firms’ prospects and plan to recruit more staff, but are ill-prepared for cyber attacks, according to a report by PwC on Thursday. Read about the new The “Undaunted, but underprepared?” report by PwC which reveals that global companies are confident […]
Last October, long-standing predictions that the burgeoning Internet of Things (IoT) would form a launching pad for new cyberattacks hit home in a big way. As many as 100,000 malware-infected IoT devices flooded two major internet service providers with superfluous traffic in a broad distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack. Read about how companies can […]
Read why Duncan Tait says that cyber security isnt just for IT departments but for all employees of an organisation on Real Business : As it stands, cyber security threats are perhaps the greatest risk facing businesses the world over. Just this month, it was reported that Verizon has lowered its bid for Yahoo by $350 million […]
A reminder that governments and political parties are not the only organizations that hackers are targeting these days. With the current focus on alleged Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election, attention on corporate data breaches has declined. Read why s Kevin Mandia of FireEye says that businesses are unable to face the growing cyber threats on […]