Tag: Cybersecurity

Mobile, Mobile security

Mobile security software market to reach $2.75 billion by 2025

January 6, 2022

Via: Help Net Security

The mobile security software market is expected to witness significant growth in the coming years with the increased adoption of mobile devices. For instance, the number of smartphone users in the Middle East and Africa increased by 101% in 2020 […]


Has Ransomware Stolen Christmas?

December 29, 2021

Via: Abby Hallett

According to Forbes, ransomware has cost organizations $102.3 million per month in 2021 and is expected to have cost the US economy $265 billion by 2031. These staggering figures show that ransomware attacks are extremely detrimental to businesses and organizations […]

Application security, Security

Need to improve application security? Reduce friction between developers and security teams

December 29, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

Tromzo has released the findings from their report, based on a survey of 403 US-based application security practitioners who work at organizations where their development team uses CI/CD systems. “The findings confirm our belief that security teams must make improving […]

Network security, Security

Top 7 common Cybersecurity Myths — Busted

December 21, 2021

Via: The Hacker News

Even with the growing awareness about cybersecurity, many myths about it are prevalent. These misconceptions can be a barrier to effective security. The first step to ensure the security of your business is to separate the false information, myths, and […]

Mobile, Wireless security

Researchers Uncover New Coexistence Attacks On Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Chips

December 16, 2021

Via: The Hacker News

Cybersecurity researchers have demonstrated a new attack technique that makes it possible to leverage a device’s Bluetooth component to directly extract network passwords and manipulate traffic on a Wi-Fi chip, putting billions of electronic devices at risk of stealthy attacks. […]

Network security, Security

AwareGO Human Risk Assessment for Enterprise measures employees’ cybersecurity behavior

December 14, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

Created by cybersecurity experts, behavioral scientists, and interaction designers, the Human Risk Assessment for Enterprise released by AwareGO continuously observes top human attack vectors, identifies vulnerable departments and roles, and offers actionable insights to create informed security strategies to improve […]

Cyber-crime, Malware

Why is trust in legacy vendors on shaky ground?

December 13, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

A Vanson Bourne survey report highlights ransomware payout demands and extortion fees are massively increasing, while trust in legacy IT vendors has dipped and organizations are in fact getting slower at detecting cybersecurity incidents. “The survey presents an alarming picture […]

Cloud security, Network security, Security

Healthcare cybersecurity market size to reach $35.5 billion by 2027

December 8, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

The healthcare cybersecurity market size is anticipated to record a valuation of $35.5 billion by 2027, according to the most recent study by Global Market Insights. Increasing adoption for cloud services in developed as well as developing countries will boost […]

Network security, Security

Why cybersecurity training needs a post-pandemic overhaul

November 23, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

COVID-19 may have ushered in the rise of remote work (either temporarily or permanently) but not all organizations were prepared to manage a fully remote workforce and the cybersecurity challenges that come with it. Protecting information assets against threats and […]

Network security, Security, Threats & Malware, Vulnerabilities

Reality check: Your security hygiene is worse than you think it is

November 18, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

Sevco Security published a report which explores the gap between perceptions and realities of security hygiene and asset management. Leveraging findings from ESG’s “Security Hygiene and Posture Management Survey,” Sevco’s report addresses five unfounded perceptions that many security teams assume […]