Category: Network security

Network security, Security

What’s next? CISOs weigh in on COVID’s long-term effects on security

June 4, 2020

Via: CSO Online

As lockdowns ease, CISOs are looking ahead at how their teams operate and how they protect employees and assets. The most likely change is permanently supporting more work-at-home employees. According to a report released in April by (ISC)2, 96% of […]

Network security, Security

Healthcare Is 20 Years Behind Banks on Cybersecurity in Canada, Experts Say

June 3, 2020

Via: Hot for Security

Hospitals and clinics in Canada can’t cope with growing cyber threats amid the COVID-19 pandemic, say healthcare and cybersecurity professionals. The reason? Healthcare institutions spend a bare minimum on IT, putting every dollar to front-line care services. Criminals know this […]

Access control, Network security, Security

Banking on Data Security in a Time of Insecurity

June 2, 2020

Via: Dark Reading

CIOs at financial institutions have a lot to think about every day. Fraud. Data breaches. Integrating IT systems after a merger. It’s a tough job, and it’s one that usually goes unnoticed unless there’s a problem. But one thing that […]

Mobile, Network security, Privacy protection, Security

Big GDPR Fines in UK and Ireland: What’s the Holdup?

June 1, 2020

Via: DataBreach Today

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation was meant to finally bring in line organizations that didn’t treat Europeans’ personal data with respect. But two years after the regulation went into full effect, why have both the U.K. and Ireland each […]

Mobile, Mobile security, Network security, Security

Boris Johnson to reduce Huawei’s role in national 5G network

May 27, 2020

Via: Security Affairs

UK Government will reduce the presence of the equipment manufactured by the Chinese tech firm Huawei in its 5G network in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak. Early this year, the UK Government agreed on the involvement of Huawei in […]

Network security, Security

The Problem with Artificial Intelligence in Security

May 26, 2020

Via: Dark Reading

If you believed everything you read, artificial intelligence (AI) is the savior of cybersecurity. According to Capgemini, 80% of companies are counting on AI to help identify threats and thwart attacks. That’s a big ask to live up to because, […]

Network security, Security

What is the future of cybersecurity?

May 22, 2020

Via: TechRadar

More of our personal lives and business activities are being conducted online than ever, making cybersecurity a key issue of our time. Understanding what the future of cybersecurity is will show you how to make the best use of your […]

Mobile, Network security, Privacy protection, Security

Facebook Fined $9 Million in Canada Over ‘False’ Privacy Claims

May 21, 2020

Via: Hot for Security

After incurring billions of dollars in fines from international regulators over the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook faces yet another penalty – albeit a much smaller one – over ‘false’ data privacy claims. Canada’s Competition Bureau says Facebook mishandled user information […]

Network security, Security

Experts sound alarms about security as states eye online voting

May 13, 2020

Via: The Hill

Experts are sounding alarms about potential security risks as several states consider allowing online voting amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Delaware, New Jersey and West Virginia are planning to allow overseas military personnel and voters with disabilities to return their ballots […]

Network security, Security

Online Voting Has Worked So Far. That Doesn’t Mean It’s Safe

May 12, 2020

Via: Wired

WEST VIRGINIA STATE delegate Eric Porterfield is blind and usually votes at a polling place using an accessible voting machine. He would need assistance to fill out a regular mail-in paper ballot, reducing his ability to keep his votes private. […]