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What Are the Different Types of Cyber Insurance?

09/22/2021
Even with the best cybersecurity defenses in place, organizations can fall victim to a cyberattack.

6 Lessons From Major Data Breaches This Year

09/22/2021
Though many incidents stemmed from familiar security failures, they served up — or resurfaced — some important takeaways.

Who Is BlackMatter?

09/22/2021
Researchers piece together the origins of the group that made headlines this week as the perpetrator behind a ransomware attack on New Cooperative.

UK MoD Data Breach Shows Cybersecurity Must Protect Both People and Data

09/22/2021
The UK MoD has failed to protect personally identifiable information (PII) for Afghan interpreters; the incident highlights how avoidable cybersecurity mistakes can have devastating consequences.

A Cyber-Resilience Model for the Next Era

09/22/2021
Digital dilemmas have driven security to the forefront of business leaders' priorities. Understanding how to provide security at the speed of change and build a cyber-resilient organization will drive competitive advantage and help organizations run and transform with ease.

UK MoD Data Breach Shows Cybersecurity Must Protect Both People and Data

09/22/2021
The UK MoD has failed to protect personally identifiable information (PII) for Afghan interpreters; the incident highlights how avoidable cybersecurity mistakes can have devastating consequences.

Strained Relationships Hinder DevSecOps Innovation

09/22/2021
A new survey from Forrester and VMware finds more than half of developers still think security gets in the way.

CISA, FBI, NSA Warn of Increase in Conti Ransomware Attacks

09/22/2021
A new alert provides the technical details of ongoing attacks and guidance for organizations to secure systems against Conti.

Midmarket Security: Think You’re Safe? Think Again

09/22/2021
Gone is the false perception that large enterprises, banks, and financial institutions are the only organizations under attack.

CyberGRX Shows Organizations Fail to Mitigate Third-Party Risk

09/22/2021
Independent Research Firm uncovers that significant events would need to happen for organizations to elevate the importance of third-party cyber-risk mitigation strategies.

Why Security Pros Should Rethink Their Focus on Information Resilience

09/22/2021
Resilience is often defined as being able to withstand disruptions and rebound to a previous state. But a system's ability to return to a prior state doesn't mean it's sufficiently resilient.

Druva Introduces Curated Recovery Technology for Accelerated Ransomware Recovery

09/22/2021
Combining this comprehensive ransomware recovery module with Druva's built-in security framework, businesses can now better protect critical data and recover faster with confidence.

Synology Releases C2 Backup for Windows

09/22/2021
Synology launches C2 Backup, providing powerful and efficient data protection for Windows devices.

New Cooperative's Ransomware Attack Underscores Threat to Food & Agriculture

09/21/2021
The Iowa grain cooperative took its systems offline in response to a security incident earlier this week.

CTO 2.0: Maiffret Rejoins BeyondTrust

09/21/2021
Hacker-turned-entrepreneur Marc Maiffret reflects on his past few years "embedded" with enterprise security teams and how it has shaped his security view.

10 Threat Trends in DNS Security

09/21/2021
Cisco Security examines Cisco Umbrella data for trends in malicious DNS activity during 2020.

US Treasury Dept. Sanctions Suex Cryptocurrency Exchange

09/21/2021
Sanctions are a result of Suex's role in facilitating transactions for ransomware attackers., officials say.

Data Sharing, Added Security Steps Drive Consumers to Shop Elsewhere

09/21/2021
A new survey finds most shoppers will stop a transaction if asked for too much personal information or to complete many security steps.

5 Ways to Become a Better Cyber-Threat Exterminator

09/21/2021
Tactical threat intelligence feeds directly into security operations and helps tighten existing security controls and improve incident response times.

Elizabeth Kolade on How AI Is a 'Double-Edged Sword' & the Challenge of Harmonizing Cyber and Physical Security

09/21/2021
An analyst at the Defence Space Administration, Nigeria, Elizabeth Kolade was named in the list of 'One to watch: Security' for the IFSEC Global Influencers in Security and Fire 2021. Julian Hall put some quickfire questions to her on the trends and issues she's witnessing in the sector.