Monday, 10th August 2020
NEWS

Cyber criminals continue to morph their tactics

The SonicWall Capture Labs threat research team has published the mid-year update to the 2020 SonicWall Cyber Threat Report, highlighting increases in ransomware, opportunistic use of COVID-19 pandemic, systemic weaknesses and growing reliance on Microsoft Office files by cybercriminals.

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BSA comments on Schrems II case

BSA | The Software Alliance is pleased that the decision by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) upheld Standard Contractual Clauses, consistent with BSA’s amicus brief and arguments submitted to the Court, but is disappointed that the ECJ invalidated the EU-US Privacy Shield.

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Security professionals suffer from overwork and burnout

Overwork and burnout are very real issues for the IT security industry in 2020, according to the Chartered Institute of Information Security (CIISec)’s The Security Profession 2019/2020 report. In the survey of 445 IT security professionals, 54 percent of respondents had either left a job due to overwork or burnout, or have worked with someone who has. This could be down to a lack of funding and human resources.

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Financial organisations are prone to lax cybersecurity practices

Netwrix survey reveals that 33% of financial organisations discovered sensitive data in insecure storages, and 40% of them have poor access management practices.

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Securing remote working

Okta, CrowdStrike, Netskope, and Proofpoint to deliver integrated product solutions, advanced insights, and reference architectures to seamlessly implement a comprehensive security strategy.

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Businesses lack ransomware emergency plans

Despite increase in cases during lockdown, one-in-five admit they couldn’t access a working backup of their data if required.

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Targeted data analytics provides faster time to attack detection over Big Data approach.
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International Data Corporation (IDC) has offered the first of its annual predictions for the comi...
451 Research is pleased to announce the hiring of two new members to its growing analyst team: Pe...
OutThink secures £1.2m funding for world’s first Predictive Human Risk Intelligence SaaS Platform.
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Ferrari: A New Perspective on Cybersecurity

Ferrari took a strategic decision to choose Kaspersky Lab as their IT Security provider. They wanted to introduce more stringent IT security measures, both to protect their core business and to ensure an increase in safety. Find out more in this exclusive video.

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