Most organizations are migrating data for ERP apps to the cloud

January 14, 2019

Category: Cloud security

According to a Cloud Security Alliance survey, 69 percent of organizations are migrating data for popular ERP applications to the cloud, moving to major cloud infrastructure-as-a-service providers, with the overwhelming majority, almost 90 percent, stating that these applications are business-critical. […]

Email security predictions: What we can expect in 2019

January 10, 2019

2018 shed a lot of light on how expensive successful phishing attacks can be, with the FBI reporting in July well over $12B in financial losses due to business email compromise and Anthem reaching a $16M settlement in October due […]

New Year, New Risks: 3 Application Security Resolutions You Should Adopt in 2019

January 4, 2019

I’ve always looked forward to New Year’s. As a youngster, a big part of the fun was staying up late on New Year’s Eve and then watching college football with my dad the next day — from the Cotton Bowl […]

Privacy protection

GDPR Suit Filed Against Amazon, Apple

January 21, 2019

Via: Dark Reading

An Austrian non-profit, led by privacy activist and attorney Max Schrems, has filed suit against 8 tech giants for non-compliance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation. An Austrian non-profit organization, noyb, has filed suit under GDPR against eight firms […]


Unpatched Cisco critical flaw CVE-2018-15439 exposes small Business Networks to hack

January 21, 2019

Via: Security Affairs

Unpatched critical flaw CVE-2018-15439 could be exploited by a remote, unauthenticated attacker to gain full control over the device. Cisco Small Business Switch software is affected by a critical and unpatched vulnerability (CVE-2018-15439) that could be exploited by a remote, […]

Network security, Security

Rate of Cybersecurity Venture Funding Not Sustainable, Investors Say

January 18, 2019

Via: Security Week

Venture capital firm Strategic Cyber Ventures (SCV) considers itself a part of the overall security industry. “First and foremost we are cyber operators,” it states on its website. “We advance cybersecurity through expert investment in synergistic teams and technology solving […]

Application security, Security

PCI SSC Releases New Security Standards for Payment Software

January 18, 2019

Via: Security Week

The new PCI Secure Software Standard and the PCI Secure Lifecycle (SLC) Standard are part of a new Software Security Framework and their goal is to ensure that the development of payment software keeps up with modern practices. The PCI […]