Estar al día en ciberseguridad: una estrategia para elegir las defensas más eficaces

Intentar estar al día de las últimas amenazas de ciberseguridad es una tarea ardua. Los especialistas en seguridad disponen literalmente de cientos de fuentes a las que acudir, pero no ofrecen demasiada información sobre cómo ordenarlas e identificar los recursos necesarios para construir y poner en marcha gradualmente un entorno de trabajo seguro. Para estar […]

Gartner afferma che il cloud rimane il principale rischio delle aziende emergenti

Nonostante abbiano fatto grandi passi avanti nelle organizzazioni e rappresentando ciò che Gartner chiama nuove opportunità, le aziende ancora considerano il cloud computing come un rischio emergente, secondo l’ultimo rapporto trimestrale sui rischi emergenti di Gartner. I 110 alti dirigenti in materia di rischio, servizio di revisione, finanza e compliance presso le grandi organizzazioni globali […]

¿Somos honestos con nuestras contraseñas?

El tema de las contraseñas siempre desata una discusión interesante. Aunque todos sabemos que no son una solución demasiado buena, aún recurrimos a ellas y no encontramos una alternativa mejor. La web PCMag.com se propuso hace muy poco buscar respuestas a este tema y encuestó a 2.500 consumidores en EE.UU. Los resultados fueron tan extraños […]

Staying current on cybersecurity threats: A strategy for identifying the most effective resources

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Trying to stay up to date on emerging cybersecurity threats is a real chore.  There are literally hundreds of sources security professionals can tap into but not a lot of information on how to sort through them and identify the resources that will complement your schedule and work environment. To stay current about the harmful […]

Are we honest about our password habits?

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Passwords are always an interesting discussion. While we all are aware that passwords aren’t quite good enough, we’ve yet to turn to any alternatives that are as convenient. PCMag.com recently set out to get some answers when it comes to passwords, and so they surveyed 2,500 U.S. consumers to get a sense of their password […]

Cyberattack biggest threat against U.S. financial system

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When asked during congressional testimony last week, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, who was appearing in front of the House Committee on Financial Services, told lawmakers that the number one threat to the stability of the U.S. financial system is its ability to respond and mitigate a large-scale cyberattack against the financial system. “The clear […]

Global critical infrastructure remains under significant cyber attack

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Last week the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) announced that VPNFilter malware made it into the nation’s critical infrastructure. This serves as a reminder that all critical infrastructure organizations, from utilities to chemical manufacturers, need to be vigilant. Of course, anyone who has been watching how cyber-hostilities have been escalating since the turn of the century won’t […]

I dipendenti rimangono un ostacolo alla sicurezza

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Il tuo personale odia i processi di sicurezza. Certamente, questo lo sapevamo già. Il software antivirus rallenta le loro macchine e ricordare milioni di password è una seccatura. Il software VPN è spesso delicato e quasi tutti gli altri processi di sicurezza che chiediamo ai dipendenti di compiere, impediscono loro di svolgere il proprio lavoro […]

Four ways security teams sabotage their own efforts

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There are many reasons why enterprise security teams struggle to succeed in better managing the risks positioned against their data and business-technology systems. Sometimes these obstacles come from elsewhere within the organization, and sometimes they are self-created. At times it’s a lack of serious executive leadership and understanding behind internal cybersecurity efforts. The security program […]

Employees remain obstacle to security

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Your staff hates security processes. Of course, this isn’t something we didn’t already know. Antivirus software slows down their machines, and remembering zillions of passwords is a hassle. VPN software is often kludgy and most every other security process we ask employees to do gets in the way of their being able to do their […]