Organizations Expect to Boost Their Cybersecurity Investments by 34%

July 15, 2019 Published in: News Author: Vedran Bozicevic

Annual losses from cyberattacks averaged $4.7 million in the last fiscal year — with more than one in 10 firms losing over $10 million —according to a new report from ESI ThoughtLab in conjunction with Willis Towers Watson and other organizations specialized in cybersecurity and risk management. The study covered 467 firms across multiple industries […]

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Multi-Stage Attack Techniques are Making Network Defense Difficult

July 15, 2019 Published in: News Author: Vedran Bozicevic

IT managers are inundated with cyberattacks coming from all directions and are struggling to keep up due to a lack of security expertise, budget and up to date technology, according to Sophos. The survey polled 3,100 IT decision makers from mid-sized businesses in the US, Canada, Mexico, Colombia, Brazil, UK, France, Germany, Australia, Japan, India, […]

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Insider Attacks Still Far More Difficult to Detect and Prevent Than External Cyber Attacks

July 8, 2019 Published in: News Author: Vedran Bozicevic

A recent survey conducted by Gurucul of more than 320 IT security experts, found that 15 percent of people said they would delete files or change passwords upon exiting a company. Most organizations place their focus on defending against and detecting external cyberattacks. However, a more insidious threat is on the rise. Information security professionals […]

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Intelligent Authentication Market Grows to Meet Demand

July 8, 2019 Published in: News Author: Vedran Bozicevic

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It’s 2019 and we still don’t know who the users are. That’s a conclusion that both IT executives and growing security companies are eager to see solved. And according to a report from Research and Markets, that eagerness should drive the advanced authentication market to a 12% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2019 to […]

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Cloudflare, Verizon, Microsoft, Facebook Experience Major Outages

July 5, 2019 Published in: News Author: Vedran Bozicevic

Last week, Verizon caused a major BGP misroute that took large chunks of the Internet, including CDN company Cloudflare, partially down for a day. This week, the rest of the Internet has apparently asked Verizon to hold its beer. Cloudflare went down again for half an hour yesterday, and this time, it was the company’s […]

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Equinix Ploughs $1bn into Building xScale Data Centres Across Europe

July 5, 2019 Published in: News Author: Vedran Bozicevic

Data centre firm Equinix will invest $1 billion (approximately £793 million) into building six data centres across Europe to support some of the biggest cloud players like Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform (GCP). Backed by Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC, Equinix will establish new xScale facilities in key locations around Europe, including London and […]

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Annual Spend on Mobile Edge Computing will Reach $11.2 Billion by 2024

July 1, 2019 Published in: News Author: Vedran Bozicevic

Total annual spend on Mobile Edge Computing (the collection and analysis of data at the source of generation, at the Edge of the network, instead of a centralised location such as the cloud), will reach $11.2 billion by 2024, according to Juniper Research. This is up from an estimated $1.3 billion in 2019, with an […]

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Cloud Provider PCM Suffers Data Breach

July 1, 2019 Published in: News Author: Vedran Bozicevic

Cloud solution provider PCM has been hit with a data breach in which attackers reportedly accessed the email and file-sharing systems for some of its clients, KrebsOnSecurity reports. PCM, which has 2,000-plus customers and generated about $2.2 billion in 2018, detected the breach in mid-May, sources report. Those same sources say intruders were able to […]

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Email Threats Continue to Grow as Attackers Evolve

June 28, 2019 Published in: News Author: Vedran Bozicevic

Email continues to be an extremely effective vector for delivering malicious content because of how adept attackers have become at tricking users over the years. The latest examples include the increasing use of malicious URLs in emails rather than attachments, a trend toward use of HTTPS domains for hosting malicious sites, and new variants of […]

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Over Reliance on Public Cloud Vendor Security Puts Data and Companies at Risk of Breach

June 28, 2019 Published in: News Author: Vedran Bozicevic

As global organizations increasingly move critical applications, regulated customer data and development work into public cloud environments, 36 percent say the number one benefit for moving workloads to the cloud is to offload security risk, a new survey from CyberArk reveals. This is despite many public cloud providers providing straightforward guidance on their shared responsibility […]

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