The explosion in the growth and diversity of devices linked to networks as a result of the internet of things and BYOD makes it more challenging to manage network security, says Wallace Sann of ForeScout.
The anti-Kaspersky Lab rhetoric continues to heat up, with the European Parliament passing a motion that brands the Moscow-based firm's software as being "confirmed as malicious." In response, Kaspersky Lab has halted all work with European institutions, including Europol, pending clarification.
Leading the latest edition of the ISMG Security Report: An analysis of how distraction tactics were used during a $10 million SWIFT-related hack at Banco de Chile. Also, a wrapup of Infosecurity Europe.
Security leaders have been addressing the global skills gap for better than a decade now, with little to show for it.
However, there is a new approach - leveraging software as a service to make up for the staffing shortfall.
The discussion really starts with software as a service. If you look at the benefits of...
Forrester recently surveyed 100 IT and IT security executives to understand the approaches and challenges your peers experience with user authentication and access management.
Curious to hear how you compare to your peers? Read the Forrester Report.
Cyberattacks and damages due to business email being breached dramatically increased again this past year. The FBI estimates $5 billion in losses worldwide as email continues to be a primary attack vector for the initial compromise.
As organization are moving to their email infrastructure to cloud solution like...
A breach involving misdirected emails to nearly 56,000 patients allegedly tied to a sorting error by a business associate has taken an unusual twist: The organization involved, Dignity Health, is asking for patients' help in mitigating the privacy mishap. But could that move prove to be counterproductive?
Banco de Chile has become the latest victim of a SWIFT-related malware incident. Attackers first corrupted thousands of PCs' master boot records as a distraction. Then they used fraudulent SWIFT messages to steal $10 million.
Existing security controls are outmatched - at best static and reactive. Current layers likely aren't protecting you against all attack vectors, like the vulnerable back door that is recursive DNS. And security mechanisms that frustrate, impede, or disallow legitimate users, devices, or applications will have low...
Although all the major credit card brands have dropped the requirement for obtaining signatures to verify point-of-sale transactions made with EMV payment cards, they're not pushing strongly for using PINs instead, leaving that authentication decision to card issuers, says Linda Kirkpatrick of Mastercard.
The apps financial services organizations depend on to fuel productivity, innovation and success are truly unique. But how is the industry evolving to adopt new technology that can offer the reliability, security and compliance it requires?
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Organizations in various industries are under increased pressure to identify subtle patterns that indicate fraud before customers are targeted by threats including account takeover, identity theft, and application fraud.
Companies have turned to Machine Learning (ML) to stay ahead of the next generation of...
A recent analyst report stated 80% of respondents confirmed the use of Web Application Firewalls (WAFs) to protect public-facing websites and applications, but most have remained frustrated, disappointed, and concerned that their WAFs may not be covering all of their security requirements. Your basic and/or outdated...
The geneology service MyHeritage says a security researcher found 92 million email addresses and hashed passwords for its users on a private external server. The company, however, says there's no evidence of abnormal account activity or indications family trees or DNA results were affected.