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Don’t break the bank: Stopping ransomware from getting the best of your business

June 13, 2024

Via: Network World

IT Leaders who are proactive and committed to cybersecurity can strengthen their resilience against ransomware threats and minimize the scope of potential impacts. In a world full of emerging cyber threats, ransomware—one of the earliest documented forms of cyberattacks—continues to […]


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True cloud security requires in-depth understanding

June 11, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

As with most endeavours, incorporating security into the process as early as possible is essential when building or migrating to technologies such as the cloud. Whether you are beginning your journey of migrating key services to the cloud or launching a […]


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Enhancing Cloud Security in Response to Growing Digital Threats

June 7, 2024

Via: DATAVERSITY

Organizations increasingly rely on cloud services to improve operations and promote innovation. This spike in use has increased cyberattacks targeting cloud settings, emphasizing the necessity for strong cloud security. Recent incidents demonstrate the issue’s severity. In April, AT&T announced that […]


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Does new security need to be old again?

May 7, 2024

Via: Network World

Security used to be an explicit part of networking, as it was in IBM SNA and mainframe security. Can and should networks be the security focus again? There are lots of ways bad actors could get into a network these […]


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4 reasons firewalls and VPNs are exposing organizations to breaches

April 30, 2024

Via: Network World

Yesterday’s solutions are today’s problems. Firewalls and VPNs are exposing organizations to breaches. It may seem counterintuitive due to the fact that the two have been go-to security tools for decades—but therein lies the problem. They were designed for a […]


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Abstract Security Emerges from Stealth to Offer an AI-Powered Data Streaming Platform for Security

March 29, 2024

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Abstract Security, crafted by category creators who have consistently redefined the cybersecurity landscape, is emerging from stealth along with unveiling its platform designed to centralize the management of security analytics. With an oversubscribed $8.5 million seed funding round led by […]


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How to securely implement digital workspaces

March 26, 2024

Via: CIO

Discover the key considerations when planning digital workspaces, and the infrastructure and security requirements you will need. As more organizations pivot to incorporating digital workspaces, IT will have to make important decisions around security. There has been an increase in […]


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The Insider Threat Prevention Primer Your Company Needs

March 20, 2024

Via: DATAVERSITY

We know them as friends, colleagues, acquaintances, work wives or husbands, and sometimes, the competition. They are the people we spend more time with than our own families. They are our co-workers and employees. They are also our greatest cybersecurity […]


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Securing Azure Kubernetes with Falco

March 15, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

Falco, the open-source, cloud-native, runtime security tool, recently graduated from the Cloud Native Computing Foundation’s incubation program. That means it’s considered stable and ready for use in production environments, including Azure. It joins many of the key components of a […]


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TotalEnergies upgrades OT network to increase safety, performance, cyber security

March 13, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

Major oil company TotalEnergies has upgraded its operational technology (OT) network with infrastructure from connectivity services and intelligent networking tools provider Allied Telesis, as part of its plan to ensure legacy OT in its North Sea oil platforms is replaced […]


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Ransomware increases urgency of documented DR plans

March 11, 2024

Via: Network World

The existence of backup copies or replicas isn’t enough if you don’t understand how to efficiently restore data and systems at scale. Ransomware has moved disaster recovery planning from the back room to the front table. It’s understandable to think […]


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Going passwordless with passkeys in Windows and .NET

March 7, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

Passwords are a problem. While they remain the main way we secure applications, services, and systems, they’re increasingly vulnerable. Cloud compute makes it economical to brute-force valuable passwords, while poorly-thought-out password policies drive users to inherently risky behaviors. And while […]


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The future of European cybersecurity is autonomous

March 4, 2024

Via: CIO

The rapidly evolving cybersecurity landscape in Europe is forcing CISOs to adopt new measures to protect their organisations and plan for the future. In the hunt for a solution, artificial intelligence and autonomous endpoint management are leading a new generation […]


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Biden executive order protects personal data

March 1, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

President Joseph Biden has issued an executive order intended to protect Americans’ sensitive personal data from exploitation from countries of concern including China, Russa, Iran, and North Korea. Issued February 28, the order authorizes the attorney general to prevent the […]


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Why passkeys will replace passwords

February 29, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

With the growth of sophisticated attacks against critical software and infrastructure systems, multi-factor authentication (MFA) has emerged as a critical layer of defense against unauthorized access. An increasing number of enterprise and developer-facing technology applications and platforms, from GitHub to […]


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High-risk open source vulnerabilities on the rise, Synopsys reports

February 28, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

Nearly three-quarters of codebases assessed for risk by Synopsis in 2023 contained open source components with high-risk vulnerabilities, according to a just-released report from the company, a provider of application security testing tools. While the number of codebases with at […]


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Gartner: Three top trends in cyber security for 2024

February 19, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

Security and risk management leaders face disruptions on multiple fronts: technological, organisational and human. Preparation and pragmatic execution are vital to address these disruptions and deliver an effective cyber security programme. Gartner believes investing in effective risk management of third-party […]


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Security-by-design push prompts new ISC2 accreditations

February 15, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

With security-by-design principles becoming more widely adopted and enforced around the world, professional security training and accreditation body ISC2 is set to launch a new software security certification to upskill professionals in this increasingly important area of security practice. Security-by-design […]


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5 Wi-Fi vulnerabilities you need to know about

February 14, 2024

Via: Network World

Effectively securing enterprise Wi-Fi networks is about more than simply setting up the latest encryption or implementing 802.1X authentication. Those are certainly important, but there are many more vulnerabilities to consider. Whether you’re trying to troubleshoot strange Wi-Fi behavior or […]


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Trends driving cyber security in 2024

February 12, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

Asking the question about how much IT security is enough is about as useful as enquiring about the length of a piece of string. The answer is, “it depends”. What is certain, however, is that the threat landscape is changing. […]