Responding to Publication of A Question of Trust

A Question of Trust

David Anderson QC, Antony Walker, deputy CEO of techUK commented “David Anderson QC has delivered a carefully researched report that provides a positive and constructive basis for the development of the Investigatory Powers Bill. Anderson’s findings support our position that we need new legislation to strengthen the legal framework and ensure proper democratic oversight. This […]

Protecting People is key to Protecting Data in the Public Sector

Protecting data in the public sector

Another day, another media story about a public sector data breach. Whether it’s a filing cabinet containing confidential prison documents unwittingly sold at auction, private employee data accidentally posted online, or papers sent to the wrong person by mistake[i], invariably, the end result is that the media have a field day and the Information Commissioner […]

Cybercrime Economics of Malicious Macros

Cybercrime Economics of Malicious Macros

Proofpoint has today issued a new report which exposes the economic and technical drivers behind the recent rise in malicious macro campaigns. Since late 2014, security researchers and organizations have witnessed massive unsolicited email campaigns bearing what at first seemed to be a “throwback” threat. Microsoft Office document attachments with malicious macro code that could […]

Malware ROI and the Return of Malicious Macros

Return of Malicious Macros

We have written frequently on Threat Insight about the return of malicious macros as an exploit technique in email-borne threats, and while the campaigns have evolved the question has lingered: How and why did this ‘outdated’ technique so quickly become a key part of massive malware campaigns? It’s a truism to say that cybercriminals are […]

SaaS App Adoption Creates New Blind Spots for Data Leakage in the Enterprise

Data Leakage in the Enterprise

Imperva Skyfence to protect against confidential data leakage for customers Imperva, Inc. (NYSE: IMPV), committed to protecting business-critical data and applications in the cloud and on-premises, today, announced the release of Imperva Skyfence Cloud Gateway v4.5 with Data Leak Prevention (DLP), a cloud security capability that is designed to enable customers to control, in real-time, sensitive […]

Transporter Transforms on-Premise NAS Solutions into Secure, Private Cloud File Sharing Solutions

Private Cloud File Sharing Solutions

New Transporter Network Storage Connector Protects NAS System Investments While Offering a Private Cloud File, Sync and Share Appliance with the Simplicity of Dropbox and the Security and Performance of Enterprise NAS Connected Data® today introduced its Transporter Network Storage Connector, enabling mid and large-sized businesses to protect their investment in on-premise network attached storage […]

New Cybersecurity Tools make the Best Protection Proactive

New cybersecurity tools

F-Secure offering new tools in its revised Business Suite line to help IT managers control and manage the risks facing modern businesses. Studies show that data breaches are becoming more frequent and severe, and the proliferation of resources available to attackers means that IT Managers need to provide comprehensive protection to their employees in order […]

Securing Enterprise File Sharing for Pioneer

File Sharing for Pioneer

“We were afraid of the risks of attacks from hackers, infection by virus and human error before deployment. However, FinalCode’s security is really tight and not only is the encrypted file only available to authorized persons, but usage can be tracked. More so, as a file is taken, it can be deleted remotely. This strong […]