Watch these top 4 cybersecurity trends in 2017

Read Charles Cooper list the top four cyber security trends in 2017 on CSO Online : When it comes to cybersecurity, this much is guaranteed: security practitioners face a busy year. Cyberattacks set a record in 2016 and the threat environment is going to get even more dangerous in 2017. Here are four themes to […]

Helping small businesses deal with cyber threats

Read Quentin E. Hodgson’s article about how small and medium businesses can protect themselves against cyber threats on Newsday : Target. Anthem. The Office of Personnel Management. HBO. The WannaCry and Petya ransomware attacks. The biggest cyber attacks of the last few years are familiar to most. Read his full article here.

Secure Standardization Efforts Slowly Emerging for Fragmented IoT Ecosystem

The IoT represents a game-changing technological breakthrough. ABI Research forecasts 48.8 billion connected devices globally by 2021. But the ecosystem is volatile, fractured, and experimental. Read why  Michela Menting of ABI Research says that the Internet of Things is still vulnerable cyber threats on Business Insider.

Security Think Tank: Resilience means preparing for unpreventable cyber threats

Read Maxine Holt’s article about why resilience means preparing for unpreventable cyber threats on Computer Weekly : Most organisations operate on the assumption that they will be targeted and breached, suffering a cyber outage as a result of an adversarial, accidental or environmental threat. However, there are ways in which all organisations can prepare for […]

The 5 top cybersecurity threats for 2017

Read David Weldon list the top five cyber security threats to businesses in 2017 on Information Management : Cyber attacks and data breaches are on the rise this year, thanks in large part to the proliferation of affordable, customizable and accessible tools for cyber criminals. Quite simply, it is becoming easier all the time to […]

Spohn: Using Artificial Intelligence to Counter Cyber Threats

In 2016, 357 million malware threats were detected, leaving businesses scrambling to find effective ways to protect their sensitive data.1 Until recently, firewalls and antivirus software provided adequate cyber security for such threats. Read why Timothy Crosby of Spohn Security Solutions says that artificial intelligence is key to countering cyber threats on Benzinga.

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 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 […]

Learning how to battle cyber threats

And it’s one that’s emerging in places like Aroostook County, Maine. Cyber threats are becoming more common and they could hit at any time. “It affects everything from power, to finance, and business and people at home,” said Darren Woods, director of the Aroostook County Emergency Management Agency.

Masterclass: keeping firms safe from cyber threats

Read Sacha Kavanagh’s article about how companies can keep themselves safe from cyber threats on Institution of Mechanical Engineers : As more and more ‘things’ are connected to the internet, the problem will only get worse. Many Internet of Things devices have inadequate security. That is a huge cause for concern when any device can represent […]