New Report Reveals How Accidental Insider Threats Put Organizations at Real Risk

A new report from NTT Security reveals that approximately 25% of insider threats are hostile with the remaining 75% due to accidental or negligent activity. The 2017 Global Threat Intelligence Center (GTIC) Quarterly Threat Intelligence Report also details how insider threats can put an organization at risk without even knowing it. In fact, the GTIC indicates that […]

To protect your network, you must first know your network

A sobering statistic regarding commonly used security controls was highlighted in a recent report. “Software and hardware inventory and valuation” was the least cited control, with only 16% of CISOs leveraging it. Some may consider inventory an IT responsibility, not a security responsibility, but this is a serious oversight according to Ray Pompon, Principal Threat Researcher […]

Suffering a Data Breach Will Cost You Customers Who’ve Been Hacked, Too

There’s a strong connection between customer loyalty and data security, according to a recent report from Bank of America Merchant Services and Forrester. If your small business isn’t updating its data security tools and payment processing methods regularly, it could really cost you. Read about the new report by Bank of America Merchant Services and Forrester which […]

Healthcare organisations are ramping up investments in cyber security, says Infoblox

In a country where 26% of healthcare organisations are willing to pay ransom to hackers and 23% of IT professionals are not confident in their organisation’s ability to respond to a cyber-attack, one may deduce that the healthcare sector is virtually losing the battle against cyber criminals. Read about the new report by Infoblox which […]

Are they prepared: The healthcare industry’s fear of the cyber threat

Technology is booming in healthcare organisations with digital transformation policies leading to increased adoption of connected medical devices, big data analytics for faster and more accurate diagnoses, and paperless systems for the easy exchange of patient information. Read about the new report by Infoblox which reveals that 1 in 4 UK healthcare IT professionals aren’t confident […]

Data breach concerns cause fear around device disposal

Seven in ten people in the UK are being put off recycling old and unused electrical products because of concerns about personal security data breaches. Read about the new survey by REPIC which reveals that 69 percent of respondents admitted to having concerns about their personal data being breached while disposing off old devices on SC […]

Payment data security and compliance: Verizon 2017 Payment Security Report’s findings

The Verizon 2017 Payment Security Report examines payment security and compliance with the PCI DSS and examines compliance trends and security control failures from global, regional and industry perspectives. The report’s analysis of compliance patterns focusses on industry experiences from the retail, hospitality, IT and financial services sector. Read about the Verizon 2017 Payment Security Report […]

26% of Orgs Would Pay Ransomware After Healthcare Cyberattack

While the majority of healthcare IT and security professionals in the UK and US are confident in their organization’s ability to respond to a healthcare cyberattack, there are still some that are not sure their entity can properly respond, according to a recent survey. Read about the new survey  Infoblox titled Cybersecurity in Healthcare: The […]

Are they prepared: The healthcare industry’s fear of the cyber threat

Technology is booming in healthcare organisations with digital transformation policies leading to increased adoption of connected medical devices, big data analytics for faster and more accurate diagnoses, and paperless systems for the easy exchange of patient information. Read about the new report by Infoblox which reveals that 1 in 4 UK healthcare IT professionals aren’t confident […]

Radware Survey Finds Nearly Half of Companies Have Suffered a Data Breach in the Past Year

Radware released a new study today titled Radware Research: Web Application Security in a Digitally Connected World. Read about the new report by Radware which reveals that nearly half (45%) of respondents had experienced a data breach in the last year, and 68% are not confident they can keep corporate information safe on Nasdaq.