Tag: Tech

Cloud security

3 barriers to cloud adoption for SMBs and why they shouldn’t matter

March 6, 2019

Via: TechRadar

It’s no secret that cloud technology has been leading the movement towards digital transformation. In fact, a recent survey found that 83 percent of enterprise workloads will be in the cloud by 2020. However, the statistic doesn’t account for small […]

Network security

Cyberattack fears on the rise after shutdown, intel testimony

February 1, 2019

Via: The Hill

Lawmakers fear that increased threats from foreign actors, combined with lingering effects from the government shutdown, are making the U.S. more susceptible to cyberattacks. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued its first-ever emergency directive during the record-long shutdown, requiring […]

Network security

At CES, Focus is On ‘Cool Factor’ Not IoT Security

January 11, 2019

Via: Threat Post

When it comes to IoT, the priority at CES is the “wow factor” – but not so much a focus on security. With the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) afoot this week, headlines are crammed with the offbeat connected products from […]

Network security, Vulnerabilities

Biometrics in 2019: Increased Security or New Attack Vector?

January 10, 2019

Via: Threat Post

Should we pump the brakes on the rollout of biometric security to first consider whether we are creating new vulnerabilities? This year thousands of consumers unwrapped new smartphones and laptops which come with biometric sensors that are intended to protect […]

Network security, Wireless security

Is 5G Technology a Blessing or a Curse for Security? Depends Who You Ask

December 27, 2018

Via: Security Intelligence

5G is just around the corner. With its blazing fast speeds and lower latency, the way we use technology is bound to change forever and in every way. As these fascinating developments unfold, security will have to undergo significant changes […]

Network security

The benefits and limitations of AI in cybersecurity

December 21, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

Today’s AI cannot replace humans in cybersecurity but shows promise for driving efficiency and addressing talent shortage, a new report by ProtectWise has shown. Conducted by Osterman Research, the study explores usage trends and sentiments toward AI among more than […]

Network security

IIoT technologies integration creates expansion opportunities in the industrial cybersecurity industry

December 3, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

High penetration of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technology in critical infrastructure and the manufacturing sector has resulted in a growing number of potential cyber-attack surfaces. According to a recent analysis from Frost & Sullivan, cyber-attacks within the energy and […]


Mobile Security Threats You’ll Probably Face in 2019

November 28, 2018

Via: Michael Boyd

Hundreds of millions of people use a smartphone daily, if not hourly. It’s amazing how this small device contains all your most personal information: passwords, contacts, messages. Even companies heavily rely on them to keep in touch with both their […]

Network security

Why Mid-Size Businesses Must Have Enterprise-Grade Security

November 15, 2018

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

Just because mid-market businesses are smaller doesn’t mean they should act small when it comes to cybersecurity. The percentage of mid-market businesses that have experienced a cyber-attack is up from 55% in 2016 to 61% in 2017, meaning these companies […]

Network security

Five key considerations when developing a Security Operations Center

November 8, 2018

Via: Help Net Security

Ensuring access to a reliable feed of threat intelligence through a security operations center (SOC) is an essential element of any organization’s security strategies today. However, establishing a SOC is a complicated endeavor, particularly when it comes to balancing the […]