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Netwrix unveils security trends set to drive IT strategies and investments in New Year

While the number of reported data breaches this year is lower than in 2014, the volume of compromised accounts increased dramatically, exposing more personal data than ever before. Netwrix has duly assessed the top IT security trends and technologies to look out for in 2016....
Posted On 03 Jan 2016
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Employees: “Your most valuable asset or your greatest threat?”

Today, business leaders are struggling to effectively safeguard their data assets. Technologies for individuals, businesses and Governments are developing at an unprecedented rate. With new technology comes greater types and quantities of data, and with greater quantities of data...
Posted On 01 Oct 2015
New research to assess public sector attitudes towards data security procurement has been energised by the BSIA
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BSIA launches research into public sector attitudes towards data security procurement

Research aimed at assessing the buying behaviour of public sector organisations seeking secure data destruction services has been launched by the British Security Industry Association (BSIA). Following a number of high-profile data breaches within NHS Trusts and local...
Posted On 26 May 2015
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Financial services firms “must take data security more seriously” warns Advanced 365

Financial services organisations must take data security more seriously and adapt their strategies to mitigate the risk of emerging cyber threats in what’s tipped to be the sector’s next disruptive decade. These are the findings of a new White Paper commissioned by managed...
Posted On 22 May 2015
According to a comprehensive study conducted by Aon Risk Solutions, damage to brand and reputation is the foremost concern facing today’s organisations
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Reputational damage heads Top 10 ‘Risk List’ for clients in Aon Risk Solutions survey

Aon Risk Solutions, the global risk management business of Aon plc, has unveiled the key risks identified by its clients across the globe. For the first time, cyber risk entered the Top 10 at number nine, reinforcing its emergence as a key risk factor. Damage to brand and...
Posted On 07 May 2015
Supply chain disruption is believed to be the fastest-growing threat to businesses
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Supply chain disruption viewed as fastest-rising threat in BCI’s fourth annual Horizon Scan survey

According to the fourth annual Horizon Scan survey published by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) in association with BSI, cyber attack is presently the top threat vector as perceived by today’s businesses. Supply chain disruption is reported as being the...
Posted On 18 Feb 2015
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Embracing PCI DSS 3.0: Is your organisation fully compliant?

Jody Brazil, CEO at FireMon, discusses the new challenges faced by organisations handling payment card data when it comes to complying with the updated PCI 3.0 standard.  Following yet another year of high-profile security breaches and resulting payment card data theft it seems...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
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Changing the culture of ‘cyber’

There are magnificent examples of organisations succeeding at cyber security in an environment where most others are failing – and they have done so without any extra investment. The $64,000 question is: How? As Martin Smith states, it’s all about culture change from within...
Posted On 10 Oct 2014