Cyber Security Budget Trends for Businesses in 2019

December 10, 2018

As 2019 approaches, it’s a great time to look ahead at your information security plan and see what is being prioritized in your budget. 2018 saw an increased interest in investing in external security audits and improved endpoint protection. Here […]

Cloud interoperability and app mobility outrank cost and security for primary hybrid cloud benefits

November 16, 2018

Category: Cloud security

Enterprises plan to increase hybrid cloud usage, with 91% stating hybrid cloud as the ideal IT model, but only 18% stating they have that model today, according to Nutanix. Application mobility across any cloud is a top priority for 97% […]

Apple Fixes Multiple macOS, iOS Bugs Including a Quirky FaceTime Vulnerability

November 1, 2018

Apple tackled a bevy of vulnerabilities across all its platforms Tuesday, including one that allowed a remote attacker to initiate a FaceTime call by exploiting a bug in some model iPhones, iPads, and iPad Air devices. The wide-ranging security fixes […]

Network security, Threats & Malware

U.S. Defense, Critical Infrastructure Companies Targeted in New Threat Campaign

December 13, 2018

Via: Dark Reading

McAfee finds malware associated with ‘Operation Sharpshooter’ on systems belonging to at least 87 organizations. A cyberthreat group using malware tied to the Sony Pictures hack of late 2014 is attacking nuclear, defense, energy, and financial companies in what appears […]

Cyber warfare, Network security

Top security officials issue stark warning of Chinese espionage efforts

December 13, 2018

Via: The Hill

Top security officials issued a stark warning about China’s espionage efforts against the United States on Wednesday, labeling the country as one of the greatest global threats to the U.S. economy and national security. During a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, […]

Network security

Securing and managing the enterprise Internet of Things

December 12, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

A future where the Internet of Things spreads exponentially is almost certain. Seemingly everybody wants these devices: consumers for the helpful features and manufacturers for the ability to collect data about the product and consumers’ use of it. Paul Calatayud, […]


6.8% of the top 100,000 websites still accept old, insecure SSL versions

December 12, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

Mac-based malware has appeared on the list of the top ten most common types of malware for the first time in WatchGuard’s quarterly Internet security report. The Mac scareware appeared in sixth place in WatchGuard’s latest Q3 2018 report and […]