Businesses need to think about a public cyber star rating

Read Chris Duckett’s article about why companies need business and its supply chain to stand up to public scrutiny on ZDNet : Too often when a company does a cyber boo-boo, it will get off pretty lightly by issuing a statement saying how seriously it takes security concerns, that no financial data was stolen in the breach, […]

5 IT Practices That Put Enterprises at Risk

Read Darren McCue’s article about the five IT practices that can put enterprises at risk on Dark Reading : A billion data records are compromised in the US in more than 90 million different cyber-related incidents each year, with each event costing a company an average of $15 million in damages Read his full article here

Navigating GDPR in the mobile enterprise

Read why John Aisien says that upcoming GDPR regime in European Union is creating havoc for mobile enterprises on Help Net Security : Securing data and protecting privacy in a connected world is already a major challenge for any enterprise, and mobility only magnifies this challenge. Mobile devices are treasure troves of personally identifiable information […]

Enterprise IT security planning: Five ways to build a better strategy

Read Mark Samuels list five ways enterprises can build better cyber security strategy on ZDNet : Those buzzwords recommended for building a successful digital business, such as flexibility, agility and openness, don’t always fit nicely with more sober requirements like the needs of a corporate security policy. Read his full article here.

IoT is Probably Your Biggest Enterprise Security Risk

Read why Tony Olzak says that Internet of Things enabled devices are biggest enterprise security risk on TechSpective : We are in the midst of an explosion of IoT-enabled devices and apps, connecting everything from the steps you take to the precise temperature of your room. Mundane inner-workings of office buildings are becoming fully automated […]

6 common enterprise cybersecurity threats and how to avoid them

Read Alison DeNisco list six common enterprise cyber security threats and how to avoid them on Tech Republic : As enterprises continue to add new technologies to the business, CIOs must be constantly alert to the cybersecurity threats that those technologies open up. At the 2017 Midmarket CIO Forum in Savannah, GA, Brian Hill, vice president […]

What CISOs Need To Know About The State Of Cybersecurity

Read Alexander Polyakov’s article about what CISOs should know about the state of cyber security on Forbes : Enterprises are under an endless stream of cyberattacks. The sophistication of these attacks is evolving, and the number is not expected to decrease. Any emerging technology — be it mobile devices and related BYOD policies, artificial intelligence […]

Top 6 Enterprises Improving Their Cyber Security Defenses

Considering how the number of cyber threats continues to grow at an accelerated pace, it is not surprising to see a lot of companies invest in cyber security. Interestingly enough, it appears as both large and small enterprises are looking to step up their cybersecurity game. Below are some of the companies making significant strides […]

4 Reasons You Need Developers With Cybersecurity Skills in All Tech Teams

Read Istvan Lam list four reasons why companies need developers with cyber security skills in all their IT teams on Entrepreneur : According to a recent study, the global demand for cybersecurity professionals will create more than one million unfilled cybersecurity positions by 2019, with one of the most desired skills being secure software development. […]

Nine Ways to Protect an Enterprise Against Ransomware

Ransomware infiltrations in enterprises increased by 35 percent in 2016, according to consensus of security industry analysts and vendors, including Symantec. But even more alarming is the recent rise in its sophistication and distribution. Read about the nine ways in which you can protect your business from ransomware attacks on eWeek.