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Online banks still riddled with cyber security flaws, report says

February 7, 2023

Via: ComputerWeekly

The websites and mobile applications of some of the UK’s most popular retail banks are riddled with security flaws that are putting consumers at risk of falling victim to digitally enabled fraud, according to a report from consumer organisation Which?. […]


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Using Emerging and Legacy Tech Together Raises Data Security Complexity

February 6, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

The World Economic Forum has released its Global Cybersecurity Outlook 2023 report, and it highlights how things have changed when it comes to data security and cybersecurity in general. It cites the inevitability of more cyber laws and regulations in […]


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Cyber Storage Resilience: How to Impact and Safeguard Data in 2023

January 23, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

All enterprise data ends up on storage systems, but if an enterprise storage solution does not have the cyber storage resilience to combat a cyberattack, the C-suite and the IT team are leaving the organization severely exposed. This realization is […]


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2 Innovations That Can Tip the Balance in Cybersecurity

January 13, 2023

Via: CIO

What critical innovations can change the balance in cybersecurity, providing those of us responsible for defending our organizations with more capabilities against those who would do us harm? This is not just a theoretical exercise. It is something all of […]


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7 ways to secure backup data

January 10, 2023

Via: Network World

Encrypt backups Encrypted backup data cannot be used to extort your company. Attackers might be able to exfiltrate it, but it will be useless without the keys. Encryption technology has evolved to a point that this can be handled with […]


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How does red teaming test the ultimate limits of cyber security?

December 29, 2022

Via: ComputerWeekly

Hacking can be a dirty word. It evokes images of a person sitting in the dark with a black hoodie on, hunched over a keyboard, in front of multiple screens, attacking an innocent business, or individuals, online. It automatically generates […]


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Everything You Need to Know About SecOps

December 28, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Security Operations (SecOps) refers to a joint effort between operations and IT security teams to maintain a company’s safety and minimize potential threats. An increasing gap typically opens between information security and IT operations teams as the former grows in […]


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Why the current fraud model is broken, and how to fix it

December 28, 2022

Via: ComputerWeekly

Digital fraud and risk teams seem to be locked in a perpetual game of catch-up. Every five to 10 years, new technology comes along which gives us an advantage, until the hackers and fraudsters evolve themselves – and so the […]


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Cyber hygiene: because prevention is always easier than treatment

December 22, 2022

Via: CIO

Cyber hygiene offers a preventative approach to future attacks in order to avoid costly remediation and recovery incidents – much like dental hygiene recommends flossing and brushing to avoid later cavities and painful procedures. Asking a good CISO which applications […]


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4 Things to Know About Data Security in 2023

December 19, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data security is an issue that faces every organization that uses or stores sensitive data. Even a minor data breach can expose a business to crippling financial penalties from regulators, civil action by aggrieved data owners, and irreversible corporate reputation […]


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10 Cybersecurity Predictions for 2023

December 7, 2022

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Cybersecurity and threat detection continues to be top of mind moving into 2023. Data breaches and the capture of sensitive information remain concerns for organizations large and small. Just in 2022, the average cost of data breaches reached $4.35 million […]


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Complexity is the enemy of security

December 6, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

It’s a fact that most enterprises put security teams and tools in a silo. It drives me nuts when I see these bad habits carried over to cloud computing security. I covered this topic three years ago, and for the […]


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Data Protection: An Essential Element of Any Digital Transformation Strategy

December 6, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

According to an annual cybersecurity report by Cisco, cyber-attacks are more advanced than ever before. Phishing, ransomware, social engineering, and trojans are the most active threats. Globally, the average total cost of a data breach is around $4.35 million, which […]


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Security Think Tank: Know your networks, know your suppliers

November 2, 2022

Via: ComputerWeekly

Ransomware changes rapidly. At a technical level, attack infrastructure can change by the minute, operationally changing attack techniques while strategically targeting certain sectors, industries or regions at appropriate times. Access brokers work across multiple groups, operators switch botnets, and malware […]


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How business password managers solve the chaos of password misuse

October 31, 2022

Via: CIO

For network administrators, passwords are like an old but increasingly unreliable friend. While easy to use on a single site, employees often choose weak ones, which makes them easy to brute force. Even when they’re strong, using them across multiple […]


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Why you’re getting cloud security wrong

October 25, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

The Cloud Security Alliance, in partnership with security company BigID, released the results of a survey of 1,500 IT and security professionals. They all weighed in on the state of cloud data security in 2022 and had some not-so-surprising data […]


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It’s time to prioritize SaaS security

October 21, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

We’ve made a point of shoring up security for infrastructure-as-a-service clouds since they are so complex and have so many moving parts. Unfortunately, the many software-as-a-service systems in use for more than 20 years now have fallen down the cloud […]


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What do the US’s new software security rules mean for UK organisations?

October 20, 2022

Via: ComputerWeekly

On 14 September 2022, the White House released Memorandum M-22-18, which requires executive departments and agencies of the US government to ensure that all companies providing them with software and services are sufficiently protected against cyber attacks. “The Executive Order […]


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ICO selectively discloses reprimands for data protection breaches

October 12, 2022

Via: ComputerWeekly

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has issued reprimands to seven public and private organisations over failures to respond to requests for personal information, but experts have questioned why the regulator chooses to publicly disclose some reprimands and not others. Under […]


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Security Think Tank: Design security in to reap container benefits

October 10, 2022

Via: ComputerWeekly

Containers have quickly become a fundamental part of DevOps. Their lightweight and portable nature makes them attractive to all sizes of organisation, from small startups trying to reduce costs to large multibillion-pound companies wanting to ensure service availability. Compared with […]