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As online shopping grows, so does the risk of e-skimming attacks

E-skimming has been an online shopping threat for a long time, keeping pace with the growth of e-commerce overall. The current global crisis presents another big opportunity for hackers to launch these strikes as people increasingly shop online. The nefarious cybercrime targets online payment systems to collect or “skim” the payment details of customers’ payment […]

A 12-point framework for operational resilience

Businesses today must take a new approach to operational resilience so that they can be more adept at anticipating disruptive events and agile in responding to and recovering from them. In a world where risks and compliance requirements rapidly expand and evolve, it’s not a question of if there will be a disruption to your […]

5 key trends that will impact cyber security in 2021

Will this year be as tumultuous as 2020? Let’s hope not. But one thing won’t change: In 2021, as is the case every year, companies will continue to be challenged by new or evolving cyber security threats. We expect 5 security trends that emerged or accelerated last year to demand even more attention from organizations […]

Beyond awareness: Create a cyber resilient culture

No enterprise is completely immune to cyber security attacks. Instead of focusing solely on preventing attacks, organizations should ensure they are able to respond quickly, recover and maintain operations. In other words, they should become cyber resilient. Cyber resiliency requires establishing policies and processes that help an organization to survive and continue to execute its […]

Where to deploy new security tools first for maximum effect

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You have your eye on a new piece of security technology or service and you want to evaluate it before deciding whether to commit to the effort of a full deployment. Alternatively, you may already be committed to full-scale deployment but wondering where to start. So where should you deploy it first to test it […]

Tech Trend: Self-sovereign identity makes data shared in an ecosystem more valuable

As organizations focus on data-driven business models to remain competitive, they will increasingly seek to collaborate with partners and exchange data. Data shared in an ecosystem is more valuable than data locked in a silo because it leads to new innovations and customer experiences. This trend is playing out in many industries including transportation, logistics, […]

Why a zero trust security model makes sense in healthcare

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by Rikin Patel There has been a long-held assumption that data security threats originate from nefarious external forces seeking to steal an organization’s most sensitive data. Traditional security models were therefore designed with this view in mind and on the mistaken belief that everything within the internal network is trustworthy. But there is evidence that […]

Three key ways continuous delivery improves your security posture

Continuous delivery yields a host of IT and operational benefits, including proven competitive advantages like faster deployment times, responses to customer feedback, and bug fixes.  But one aspect that tends not to make it on the marquee list of benefits — and should probably be headlining it — is security. It’s really quite simple — […]

How mesh networking ensures uninterrupted data exchange between connected devices

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One of the major challenges with connected devices is having a reliable network. Cell phone and standard Wi-Fi networks do not guarantee communication everywhere. Even dense urban  areas have numerous “dead” cellular zones in building basements, elevators, tunnels and underpasses. Remote areas like crop fields, mines, oceans and space also pose problems. With this in […]

The three key principles of a digital security strategy

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Digital transformation represents the greatest opportunity for the enterprise in the 21st century. CEOs across the globe have digital innovation on their agenda as they seek to deliver innovative new business models, create new digital customer experiences, and optimize and automate their processes to enhance business performance. BUT…digital technologies and the rapid pace of change […]