When it comes to keeping confidential data locked down, it turns out that even employees trained in cybersecurity best practices still don’t always know how to protect sensitive information, according to the Dell End-User Security Survey 2017 released today. Read about the latest Dell End-User Security Survey 2017 released today which reveals that nearly half of the […]
Most organizations use a variety of methods to mitigate cybersecurity risks, the survey reveals. Eighty-seven percent employ remote access/secure access controls, 85% use employee security awareness tactics and 75% utilize security counseling services like vulnerability assessments and penetration testing. Read why most healthcare industry leaders are saying that employee awareness remains top threat concern on […]
Level 3 Communications found that there are two issues that are posing dangers to healthcare companies’ network security: awareness and education. Read about the new study by Level 3 Communications which found that healthcare sector cyber security is threatened by low level awareness and education on Fierce Telecom.
Cybercriminals are testing the strength of your organization’s defensive wall, looking for the one crack they need to launch their attacks. Oftentimes that flaw isn’t a “what,” but a “who.” Read/see the slide show explaining the seven ways in which hackers target your employees on Dark Reading.
Read why Hannah Kuchler says that biggest risk to any company’s cyber security is worker complacency on FT: Cyber security has been creeping on to agendas of corporate boards across the world, as more directors fear their companies could be the next big victim of a hack attack. The dangers include losing customer data or […]
Data from cyber insurance provider CFC Underwriting shows that 38% of its claims in 2016 could have been avoided through better staff education and training on cyber risks Read more about the new report by CFC Underwriting which reveals that 27% of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) fail to educate staff about cyber threats on Computer Weekly.
Read Ryan Scharnell’s article whether employers are responsible for their employees data breach on Tulsa World : The question seems to no longer be if your company will be the victim of a data breach, but when. As employers collect and store more of their employees’ personal information, they became potential targets for hackers. Read his full […]
Read why Jim Nitterauer says that attending Infosec conferences is necessary for IT pros and C-Suite employees on Tripwire : Over the weekend, I became immersed in a discussion on Twitter centered around getting more people involved in InfoSec conferences. Lesley’s initial point led to many great responses relating to the value of attending conferences and the […]
A new study finds that cyber-security professionals want to protect their data with a single unifying platform, rather using piecemeal tools. Despite making heavy investments in security tools, organizations suffer technical challenges in protecting their data. Read/see the slideshow explaining why the security pros need a single unifying platform on CIO Insight.
Read the article about how employees can enhance their security training through engagement on Tripwire : We all can agree that security training is critical, but have you ever wondered why your organization does not share your same level of excitement when it comes training time? The majority of organizations struggle with getting employees motivated and […]