Cyber Security

NAGRA, Studios Tee Up Security Insights for July 25 Content Protection Summit

For years now the Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA) has held its Content Protection Summit (CPS) in Hollywood, bringing together security experts across the entert... More

NSS Labs Launches CAWS 3.0, Continuous Security Validation Platform

Cybersecurity firm NSS Labs has announced CAWS 3.0, a continuous security validation platform that leverages the company’s unmatched expertise in security product testing and thr... More

Report: A New Mandate for IAM with Multi-Factor Authentication (Okta)

Regardless of exactly how data breaches occur, the culprit is almost always weak or stolen passwords. According to the Verizon 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report, they account ... More

Why IT, Cybersecurity Shouldn’t Be Grouped Together (CSO)

Cybersecurity is a buzz word nowadays. Most people seem to think of it as an emerging field with all the recent media coverage over ransomware and activist attacks. For many indivi... More

Major Companies Investing in Blockchain Solutions for IoT Security (IoT Institute)

More enterprise applications vendors are making plays in the cybersecurity space, and many are beginning to latch on to blockchain for IoT for its promise of handling the unique ch... More

Avoid Being the Weakest Link in Your Company’s Information Security (Inc.)

When you think of hackers, you probably think of some spy movie where they come down from the ceiling to steal a computer off of a desk and then whisk it away to their laboratory w... More

Observable Acquisition to Bolster Cisco Cloud Security (TechTarget)

Cisco plans to acquire privately held Observable Networks and fold the company's cloud-focused security technology into Cisco's Stealthwatch analytics tools. Cisco said it expec... More

Half-Year Roundup: The Top Five Data Breaches of 2017 — So Far (SecurityIntelligence)

Data breaches aren’t slowing down. If anything, they’re set to break last year’s record pace. As noted by 24/7 Wall Street, the 758 breaches reported this year mark nearly a ... More

To Battle Hackers, IBM Wants to Encrypt the World (Washington Post)

There are only two types of companies, it is commonly said: those that have been hacked, and those that just don't know it yet. IBM, the computing giant, wants to get rid of b... More

To Update or Not to Update: There is No Question (TechRepublic)

It seems like every day we wake up to read about yet another attack made possible by one or more vulnerabilities. Even Wordpress became the target of an SQL injection attack that a... More

What Could a Global Cyberattack Cost? Sky’s the Limit (Silicon Republic)

Global cyberattacks could see economic losses in the tens of billions of dollars, according to Lloyd’s of London. Admittedly, this is coming from a company that provides insur... More

Caringo: Object Storage Helps Protect Data from Ransomware

Amid concerns over high-profile ransomware attacks, protecting data is a growing concern for many organizations. Object storage solutions may offer some relief. That’s accordi... More

These are the Good Ol’ Days of Cybersecurity (CSO)

One thing is an absolute truism of cybersecurity: it is one of the fastest changing realms currently known to humanity, and one that we are unable to predict. Cybersecurity is like... More

Hollywood Under Cyberattack: How to Defend Against the Big Hack (Variety)

The Dark Overlord is threatening the content community. Time to unsheathe your lightsabers. “The Dark Overlord,” of course, is the person or persons who took credit for stea... More

Secure Application Development: The CISO’s Role (Citadel Information Group)

Since software development emerged as an engineering discipline nearly 40 years ago, an ongoing challenge has been the difficulty “connecting the dots” between non-technical ma... More

PwC Exec: Companies Aren’t Aware of Their Vulnerability to Cyber Threats (Satellite Today)

Being hacked and the victim of a cyber attack is now a business’ worst nightmare. But even though everybody is aware of the cyber threat, companies, including those in the aerosp... More

What CEOs Should Know About Cybersecurity (Forbes)

If you are a typical CEO, a discussion about cybersecurity probably makes you a bit tense. It’s a deeply technical topic, the risks are varied and difficult to quantify, and ther... More

Next Widespread Cyberattack Could Cost Insurers Billions (Bloomberg)

Cyber crime insurers largely avoided costly claims from the recent attacks that hit businesses around the globe. The next global virus could change that. “It’s exceptionally... More

Five Crucial Ways to Help Keep a System Safe (HelpNetSecurity)

We’re living in an incredible age of technology, invention and innovation. It’s hard to imagine that just a short time ago we couldn’t order groceries for delivery from our p... More

Cisco Leans Into Security (Forbes)

Many know Cisco Systems creates one of the most well-known security reports, but unknown to many, Cisco Systems is the #1 enterprise security vendor in terms of revenue. Much of... More