Despite potential fines, GDPR compliance rate remains low

December 4, 2019

58% of surveyed businesses worldwide failed to address requests made from individuals seeking to obtain a copy of their personal data as required by GDPR within the one-month time limit set out in the regulation, reveals updated research from Talend. […]

Managing the Human Security Factor in the Age of Ransomware

November 27, 2019

Category: Malware, Phishing

Security analysts have determined that cybercrime cost the global economy $1.5 trillion in 2018. Ransomware, in particular, is estimated to grow by as much as 350 percent over the next year. And while the ransom for a generic ransomware attack […]

Cyber threats continue to evolve, but security teams remain confident

November 22, 2019

Category: Malware

Coming off of a year of major data breaches making headline news, it’s easy to draw the conclusion that security teams are losing the cybersecurity battle, a DomainTools survey reveals. Security teams remain confident Security pros are reporting real progress […]

Cloud security, Security

IBM Security adds AI features to its Cloud Identity solution

December 12, 2019

Via: Help Net Security

IBM Security announced it is extending its artificial intelligence (AI) technology originally developed to protect users in the financial services industry, to clients in all industries via the company’s identity-as-a-service (IDaaS) offering. IBM Cloud Identity now features AI-based adaptive access […]


SAP Releases 5 Security Notes on December 2019 Patch Day

December 12, 2019

Via: Security Week

SAP issued five new Security Notes this week as part of its December 2019 Security Patch Day, to which it also added 2 updates for previously released Security Notes. All of the new Security Notes released this month are rated […]

Network security

How enterprise risk management programs operate in organizations today

December 11, 2019

Via: Help Net Security

More than half of CEOs think their enterprise risk management program (ERM) program is not as effective as it should be, a LogicGate survey reveals. Challenges for enterprise risk management programs With companies experiencing an increase in risks and data […]

Access control, Security

78% of people forgot a password in the past 90 days

December 11, 2019

Via: Help Net Security

Passwords are the dominant way online services manage access to our personal and work-related lives. But oftentimes, they’re more of a headache than a security tool. HYPR released the findings of a two and a half year Password Usage Study, […]