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How to Comply with GDPR

January 09, 2018 |

The clock is running out for businesses seeking to update their IT systems and business processes to comply with the EU's strict new data privacy regulations. Experts share some tips.

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2018 IT Security Outlook: Attacks and Threats Get More Sophisticated

January 04, 2018 |

2018 will bring more high-profile data breaches, with attacks and threats getting increasingly sophisticated. We outline 10 security trends to watch.

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84 Percent of U.S. Healthcare Providers Have No Cyber Security Leader

December 28, 2017 |

And just 11 percent plan to add one in the coming year.

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Almost a Third of All U.S. Businesses Were Breached in 2017

December 27, 2017 |

And almost half of those breaches were caused by a third-party vendor or contractor.

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While Blaming Companies for Breaches, Consumers Aren't Prioritizing Their Own Security

December 22, 2017 |

Just 25 percent of U.S. consumers use two-factor authentication, and just 45 percent use a PIN to protect their mobile device.

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Analytics Firm Antuit Launches AI Threat Intelligence Division

December 21, 2017 |

CYFIRMA, Antuit's new cybersecurity unit, joins a growing number of companies that are using artificial intelligence to prevent data breaches.

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2018 IT Security Employment Outlook: Which Security Skills and Certs are Hottest?

December 21, 2017 |

The cyber security skills shortage remains unfilled, so security pros can expect good pay and opportunities for the foreseeable future. So where are the openings and which skills and certs are in demand?

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A Growing Need for AI: Security Pros Waste 10 Hours a Week Due to Inadequate Software

December 21, 2017 |

More than 90 percent of IT pros who use AI say it has improved their cyber security operations.

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Cybersecurity Services Provider Proficio Secures Additional Investment

December 20, 2017 |

The managed security service provider plans to bring its security-as-a-service solutions to more markets.

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78 Percent of U.S. Healthcare Providers Were Hit by Email Cyber Attacks in 2017

December 19, 2017 |

And 87 percent expect the volume of email threats to increase.

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Thales to Acquire Authentication Vendor Gemalto for $5.6 Billion

December 18, 2017 |

Building on its global reach, the combined company will expand into new areas, including securing the Industrial Internet of Things.

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Only 14 Percent of Companies Increased Security Budgets After WannaCry, NotPetya Attacks

December 18, 2017 |

Still, 13 percent of IT professionals felt that they were blamed when their organization became a victim.

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Just 28 Percent of Business Leaders Have Heard of the Equifax Breach

December 14, 2017 |

We're a little worried about the other 72 percent.

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Upstream Security Raises $9M to Secure Autonomous Vehicles

December 13, 2017 |

The cybersecurity startup's cloud-based service paves the way for secure connected cars and autonomous vehicles.

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Financial Insecurity: MoneyTaker Quietly Steals Millions from Banks, Law Firms

December 13, 2017 |

Victims have lost an average of $500,000 per attack.

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Over 1.4 Billion Clear Text Login Credentials Found in Single Database on Dark Web

December 12, 2017 |

It's the largest password dump ever found online.

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Over 26 Percent of Ransomware Attacks in 2017 Hit Business Users

December 11, 2017 |

65 percent of businesses hit by ransomware lost a significant amount or all of their data.

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SafeDNS Tackles Wi-Fi Router Security

December 10, 2017 |

The web filtering specialists is working with Wi-Fi router vendors to help keep users safe on the internet.

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Half of U.S. Companies Face Serious Challenges in Becoming GDPR Compliant

December 07, 2017 |

The deadline is less than six months away.

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Alcide Exits Stealth Mode with $5.2 Million in Funding

December 07, 2017 |

The cloud-friendly security startup launches its network security platform after attracting an investment from Intel.

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