Windows 10 1809 Security Enhancements and Security Survey


You will see an overview of Windows 10 1809 security enhancements in this post. Also, you would be able to learn more details about security survey and also need for automation efforts in security operations world. Last week Microsoft released Windows 10 1809( and paused).

Developers lack skills needed for secure DevOps, survey shows

Computer Weekly

The growing demand for developers with security skills is outpacing supply, but a survey reveals that a lack of formal security education and training by employers is contributing to the growing skills gap

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WannaCry has changed attitudes to cyber security, surveys show

Computer Weekly

Attitudes to cyber security have changed in the boardroom and among staff in the wake of the recent WannaCry attack, two surveys have revealed

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UK workers interested in cyber security, survey shows

Computer Weekly

Many UK workers are interested in cyber security and would consider a career in the field, a survey has revealed, which could help close the skills gap

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Cyber security improves business opportunities and customer loyalty, survey shows

Computer Weekly

Businesses view cyber security as a way to provide new opportunities and improve customer loyalty, according to a Vodafone report

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Business confidence in managing digital threats low, survey shows

Computer Weekly

Business digital transformation and cyber threats have outpaced enterprise security capacity, a survey has revealed

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IT security hindering productivity and innovation, survey shows

Computer Weekly

IT security is hindering productivity and innovation across enterprises, research has revealed

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2015 National Chief Information Security Officer Survey

Cloud Musings

Recent cases have highlighted identity theft, the loss of personal financial data, and the disclosure of sensitive national security information. The executive in the hot seat for preventing these failures is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).

Security pros split on government access to cloud data, survey shows

Computer Weekly

Despite rapid cloud services adoption, security and compliance concerns revolving around inappropriate use or access of sensitive cloud data continue to loom large, a survey has revealed

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UK firms struggling to manage cyber threats, survey shows

Computer Weekly

Businesses want security suppliers to offer more complementary products and collaborate more effectively as they struggle to manage data protection in the light of new laws, a survey shows

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RSAC17: Geopolitical changes driving encryption usage, survey shows

Computer Weekly

More organisations are planning to deploy encryption in response to geopolitical changes, but confidence in organisations’ ability to secure and protect encryption is low, a survey shows

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Survey: Enterprise IT Employees are Biggest Threat to Security

Data Center Knowledge

One third of IT staff admit to having "overshared" Read More. Shared

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Open Web Application Security Project Releases CISO Survey Report


By Bob Gourley The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) has just releases the results of a Survey of global CISO s. Their report provides helpful perspectives for two interrelated communities: 1) CISOs who will find the report provides context that can help them better manage application security risks, and 2) Developers, who will find this report underscores the importance of application security. For more see: Do so at this link: CISO Survey Report.

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Survey: Cloud Security Still a Concern Heading into 2016

Data Center Knowledge

Enterprises still have security concerns about moving from on-premise to cloud-computing environments, according to a recent survey by Netwrix Read More. Shared

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Survey On DoD Cybersecurity Rules: And book on The Cyber Threat for all organizations taking the survey


If you are in one of these companies and can provide your firm's views on these topics we would really appreciate you taking this survey. We have designed the survey to be easy and fast to take: Find it here. For more on the DoD regulations and to take the survey visit: CTOvision Survey : DoD Contracting and Cybersecurity Regulations. Big Data CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Cyber Threat

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Survey: Wider Docker Adoption Hinges on Security, Tooling

Data Center Knowledge

Adoption has been down-up, pushed by developers, rather than top-down, driven by the C suite, but that doesn''t mean the C suite is not interested Read More. Virtualization

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2018 Salary Survey: IT Pros Want to Learn about Security

Information Week

High demand (along with correspondingly high salaries) for cybersecurity professionals is boosting interest in security training

Developer Survey Shows Public Clouds are Seldom Used for Development

Data Center Knowledge

Developers somewhat apprehensive about security, resilience of public cloud as primary development platform Read More. Shared

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PerspecSys Survey Reveals Cloud-based Security Concerns for 2014

Cloud Musings

Today PerspecSys announced the results of a survey conducted at the 2014 RSA Conference concerning the attitudes and policies of organizations towards cloud-based security. After polling 130 security professionals on the show floor of the RSA Conference , PerspecSys found that “an overwhelming 74 percent believe security for cloud-based data in 2014 will be a bigger concern than securing data on-premise.

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UK firms neglecting cyber security, say 74% of IT managers

Computer Weekly

Most UK firms lack the time and resources to ensure adequate cyber security and data protection, according to a survey of IT managers

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Embrace Gender Diversity in Security and Risk Management Roles


For every 100 security and risk management (SRM) executives, only about a quarter of them are women. The Gartner Gender Diversity in Security and Risk Management Survey explored how gender diversity impacts the ability of an organization to manage its security and risk management objectives. Early exposure to security and risk management disciplines develops more qualified candidates and provides professional support for gender parity.

5 Security Questions Your Board Will Definitely Ask


How secure are we? Why do we need more money for security, when we just approved X last year? Chances are, most security and risk leaders have heard these questions, possibly multiple times, from their boards of directors. Are we 100% secure? Boards today are more informed about security risk, with just 15% of directors reporting their boards have very little to no knowledge of cyberrisk, down from 22% in 2015. What it sounds like: Are we 100% secure?

Enterprises are upping security demands on SME suppliers

Computer Weekly

More and more enterprise-level organisations are assessing cyber security during supplier contract negotiations, a survey shows

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Survey: Are mobile devices a security risk at your company?

Tech Republic Security

Mobile devices offer powerful productivity, but there is also the risk of security breaches. Tech Pro Research's survey looks at the best practices for securing these devices

Insider Threat Gets Its Own National Awareness Month

Forrester IT

The US National Counterintelligence and Security Center has deemed September to be National Insider Threat Awareness Month to increase awareness about insider threats. In 2018, Forrester survey respondents […]. security & risk cybersecurity insider threat Security & Risk

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Machine Learning Is Transforming Data Security

Eric D. Brown

Data is the lifeblood of any organization today so it should be easy to understand that security of that data is just as important (if not more important) that the data itself. It seems that data security (or rather the lack thereof) has been in the news regularly over the last few years.

Understand cyber security, don’t fear it, says NCSC head

Computer Weekly

The head of the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has urged organisations to ensure they understand cyber risks, as a survey reveals mid-sized firms have inadequate cyber protection

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The CIO Survey: Big Data Is Hotter Than You Might Think - Chuck's.

Chuck's Blog - EMC

The CIO Survey: Big Data Is Hotter Than You Might Think.   We subscribe to a wide range of analyst publications and surveys to broaden our perspectives. I Am A Survey Skeptic.   Security rises to the top, followed by the ability to control IT service delivery. 

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Financial institutions need to rethink security, say analysts

Computer Weekly

Financial services providers need to rethink their approach to information security, according to the results of a global survey

Cyber security fears are a barrier to fintech innovation

Computer Weekly

Survey shows most large financial services firms believe better visibility of cyber security controls within fintechs would improve prospects of partnering with them

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Business warned not to be complacent about cyber security

Computer Weekly

Lloyds of London survey reveals just how badly some European firms are failing in terms of cyber security and low levels of awareness about the role of cyber insurance

Phishing attacks are a worse security nightmare than ransomware or hacking


Read why Steve Ranger says that phishing attacks are more disruptive than ransomware, malware or hacking on ZDNet : Phishing and fake emails are the biggest security headache for business and among the hardest to tackle. According to the 2019 Cyber Security Breaches Survey published by the UK government, the most common type of cyber […]. Cyber Security News

IT pros look to endpoint security to counter custom malware

Computer Weekly

IT professionals are focusing on endpoint security in the face of custom malware that is bypassing traditional perimeter defences, a survey shows

Developers Plead with Boardrooms to Take IoT Security More Seriously

Data Center Knowledge

Developers fear that boardrooms aren't taking the IoT security risk seriously enough, according to new survey data. DevOps Internet of Things SecurityRead More.

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IT pros agree: Security is better in the cloud

David Linthicum

About 42 percent of IT decision-makers and security managers say they are running security applications in the cloud, according to a survey of about 300 IT security pros from Schneider Electric. Almost half of those surveyed said they are likely or extremely likely to move their security operations to the cloud in a few years. In the survey, 57 percent of respondents believe the cloud is secure.

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