Make No Mistake — Microsoft Is A Security Company Now

Forrester IT

Microsoft has announced support for macOS in its rebranded Microsoft Defender ATP product, taking this product from being an offering that could be considered an add-on for hardening its own operating system to a multiplatform security solution.

Cloud Security Alliance DC Update: Explore The Boundary of Security & Privacy on 13 June Cruise

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The Boundary of Security & Privacy Privacy is becoming an ever increasing concern in our world today. Social Networks today are now focusing on users’ privacy given the inherent security risks posed by organizations’ access to personally identifiable information. Cloud Computing Cyber Security NewsThe European Union has enacted GDPR valuing privacy whereas on the opposite end of the spectrum, […].

Three Essential Mobile Security Measures

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Read Andrew Hoog explain the three essential mobile security measures every company should adopt on DZone Blog : Many of us have heard of the 80/20 rule, also known as the ‘Pareto Principle.’ Applied to mobile application security, the idea is that guarding against threats with the greatest potential impact can mitigate 80 percent of […]. Cyber Security News

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The Security And Privacy Implications Of Drones

Forrester IT

Yet while drones introduce a range of use cases, the growth of drones also represents a new physical threat that demands the attention of security […]. age of the customer security & risk Drones emerging technology Physical Security Security & Risk

Our Security Recommendations Will Help You Handle The Worst Of What 2019 Throws At You

Forrester IT

Today we released our 2019 Security & Risk Recommendations report. We collected contributions from our colleagues across the Forrester Security & Risk team to identify the most important actions security leaders should take in 2019.

Bodybuilding.com Security Breach, All Customer Passwords Reset

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Bodybuilding.com fitness and bodybuilding fan website notified its customers of a security breach detected during February 2019 which was the direct result of a phishing email received back in July 2018. As detailed in the data incident notification published on the company’s help center, the security breach might “have affected certain customer information in our possession” […]. Cyber Security News

The Security Snapshot: 10-Year Challenge

Forrester IT

Besides the security concerns of social media sites potentially mining […]. security & riskAt the start of the new year, a meme called the 10-Year Challenge went viral.

Four Cloud Security Concerns (and How to Address Them)

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Read Matthew Chiodi list top four cloud security concerns and how to address them on Palo Alto Networks Blog : The cloud can be overwhelming. Cyber Security NewsCounter to the structured and disciplined rigor of old-school, waterfall, data-center-centric application development, there’s code being deployed in a nearly continuous fashion. Traditional servers are history. Penetration tests are so […].

Managing Security Risks in the Cloud

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Read Daniel Smith explain how companies can manage security risks in the cloud on Security Boulevard : Often, I find that only a handful of organizations have a complete understanding of where they stand in today’s threat landscape. Cyber Security News

Data-Centric Security and Zero Trust Architecture:

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It’s been nearly ten years since John Kindervag first published a paper recommending what he called the “zero trust” model of information security. Cyber Security Disruptive IT information technology National securityThe time had come, he announced, to abandon the idea of unbreakable network perimeters, and to deal with the reality that intruders will inevitably find their way into protected networks. In the […].

Contrast Security

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Contrast security seeks to usher in a new era of self-protecting software. From their website: Contrast Security is the world’s leading provider of security technology that enables software applications to protect themselves against cyberattacks. Only Contrast has intelligent agents that work actively inside applications to prevent data breaches, defeat hackers and secure the entire enterprise from development, to operations, to production. Research Team.

White House Staffers Can't Use Personal Smartphones Anymore, and More Security News This Week

The Investing Edge

Meltdown and Spectre, dossier drama, and more of the week's top security news. Security

Here’s Why More Security Solutions Doesn’t Equal Better Security

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Read why Jennifer Glenn says that employing more security solutions don’t necessarily mean better security on Security Intelligence : Regulatory requirements such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and high-profile breaches have moved cybersecurity out of IT and into the board room. For security practitioners, this level of visibility has helped ease the budgeting […].

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The Growing Importance Of Cyber Security Skills

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As data breaches have become the order of the day, Adi Gaskell explains the growing importance of having cyber security talent in your company on Forbes : Cybercrime costs the UK several billion pounds per year. CTO Cyber Security News Training and EducationIndeed, a recent government report showed that 46% of all businesses identified at least one cyber attack in the last […].

New Tech Spotlight: Security Technology Takes Center Stage

Forrester IT

Venture capital and private equity spending on security technology reached an all-time high in 2018. While that total may pale in comparison to other fast-growing markets such as fintech ($124B) or transportation tech ($150B), consider that 65% of that $31B in security has […].

The Role of Technology in the Workplace

Kitaboo

Furthermore, there are other tools that allow screens to be shared or that facilitate the sharing of files and information with ease and security. As we continue into the 21st century, it seems like there are new technological advances on a daily basis, and those advances are beginning to embed themselves into the workplace.

Microsegmentation – Secure Your Internal Network

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Since 2000, secure networks have been built by segmenting traffic at the switch port level from server to server, radically limiting east-west traffic. Today, most opens systems, servers, routers, and switches ship with all the security controls open. Illumio Adaptive Security Platform.

IoT security market to reach $35.2 bn by 2023: Report

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According to a new market research report published by MarketsandMarkets, the global Internet of Things (IoT) Security Market size is expected to grow from USD 8.2 Cyber Security Newsbillion in 2018 to USD 35.2 billion by 2023, at CAGR of 33.7 percent during the forecast period. Major factors driving the growth of the market are the increasing number […].

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Verisign: Security Services

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This feat alone requires world class best technology design, operation, maintenance and security skills. Verisign provides services and technology capabilities to enterprises including Managed DNS, Recursive DNS, DDoS protection and security threat intelligence offerings.

JASK: Modernizing security operations via an Autonomous Security Operations Center

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Driven by AI and ML, the JASK autonomous security operations center (ASOC) platform frees analysts to become proactive threat investigators and responders. We believe the JASK approach is exactly what is needed in the continual struggle to automate security response.

Security Frameworks…Useless?

Doctor Chaos

I was recently in a very high-cost (around $6K), one-week security course in San Francisco. You can infer the institution. The instructor was dynamic, and the topic was focused on technical hacking. A how-to for breaking into computers, detecting the break-in, etc. At the end of the week there was a little ‘capture the flag’ […]. InfoSec compliance framework NIST PCI

Skyhigh Networks: CASB Security

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Skyhigh is a leader in CASB, and are known for their focus on making cloud services safe for the enterprise while meeting security, compliance and government requirements. CASB Security CompaniesSkyhigh is now part of McAfee. Smart move there McAfee!

Cloud security: The essential checklist

David Linthicum

Cloud security is one of those things that everyone knows they need, but few people understand how to deal with. I The good news is that it’s actually pretty simple, and somewhat similar to security for your enterprise systems. Note that you need to deal with security at the directory level as well, so the directory itself does not become a vulnerability. Security ops. Often overlooked, this is the operational aspect of all of security.

Cyber security a business necessity

Computer Weekly

Cyber security is a business necessity, according to the T-Mobile security chief in Poland

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Getting started with a career in Cyber Security and Information Security

Doctor Chaos

The Information Security Profession – Where do I Start? I am often asked by individuals to provide advice or guidance on how to get started in the field of information security. Cyber InfoSec education infosec security awareness tools training

Extreme addresses networked-IoT security

Network World

Extreme Networks has taken the wraps off a new security application it says will use machine learning and artificial intelligence to help customers effectively monitor, detect and automatically remediate security issues with networked IoT devices.

Tackle Tomorrow’s Digital Business Security Risks

CEB IT

Security and risk management leaders responsible for information security must evolve their practices and organizational cultures to keep pace with the digital business era. Risk management, governance, business continuity and people — the most important asset — are critical elements of a successful risk and security program,” says Earl Perkins , Vice President, Analyst at Gartner says. IT Security cybersecurity Digital Business risk risk management

What To Expect At RSA Conference 2019: Cloud As Security Improvement And The Possible End Of The Infosec Gilded Age

Forrester IT

cloud security cybersecurity data security promotedI recently did a webinar with a few of my colleagues from the RSA Conference Advisory Board on precisely this topic, which you can find here.

3 security threats businesses need to prepare for by 2021

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Read Alison DeNisco Rayome list three top cybersecurity threats that businesses should prepare for on the Tech Republic : To stay secure in the modern connected world, businesses must keep track of all emerging cybersecurity threats and assess the potential business impacts of when not if, they will experience a breach or incident, according to […]. Cyber Security News

Cyber Security in Aviation

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Whether or not Roberts’ claims were true or whether or not his intentions were malicious, he brought to light the significant need to readdress aviation cyber security. During the 2015 Global Connected Aircraft Summit , a session was dedicated to the topic of aviation cyber security: “Cyber Security: How Can a Connected Aircraft Manage This Threat?” The increase of technology does not match the increase in technology security.

Garrison: Secure Web Browsing

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With this post, we are initializing our coverage of Garrison Technology, a revolutionary provider of ultra-secure web browsing. Internet access for government employees presents one of the gravest threats to enterprise cyber security today. Company CTO Cyber Security News Security CompaniesCompromises on federal networks via spear phishing, watering hole attacks and drive-by-downloads permits cyber attackers ranging from criminals to nation states […].

Recovering From a Security Breach

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There are few things more unsettling for a company than being the victim of a security breach. If you’re looking to recover from your own security breach, it’s best to keep the following tips in mind. Cyber Security Cyber Threats NewsRick Delgado.

Why 91% of IT and security pros fear insider threats

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Read Alison DeNisco Rayome take a look at why IT professionals still fear insider threats the most on Tech Republic : The biggest security threat to your business likely isn’t a cybercriminal or hacktivist, but someone already in your organization, according to a Wednesday report from BetterCloud. Cyber Security News

Security technology and online casinos

Doctor Chaos

Online casinos and playersare at risk from a wide number of security threats £7.5 InfoSec casino infosec security awareness

Cloud Security Spending Will Grow To $3.5 Billion By 2021

Forrester IT

What does this mean for cloud security? · This rapid shift to the cloud raises new issues and challenges for security and risk professionals. Traditional perimeter-based security tools do little to protect cloud workloads. Securing data and applications that reside in the cloud is increasingly critical as more mission-critical apps and high-value data and intellectual property move to the cloud. Cloud Security. cloud access security brokers.