Cyber ROI

Cyber ROI

As you know, cyber attacks pose a major threat to U.S. industry and government.  However, it can be difficult for executives to quantify the benefits of implementing cybersecurity measures.  We have developed an innovative framework to help justify cyber investments and mitigate risk to organizations through implementation of a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy. The Challenge: On […]

10 Security Mistakes Nearly Everyone’s Guilty Of

10 security mistakes

When it comes to data security, attackers continue to exploit the biggest weakness of all – people. ESET Ireland looks at 10 security mistakes humans continue to make on a daily basis. Poor patching The sad reality is that most data breaches owe not only to a human mistake, like clicking on a malicious link, […]

Reveals Vulnerabilities in Smart Watches

Vulnerabilities in Smart Watches

HP has released a new study on smartwatch security. Ten smartwatches tested by HP Fortify contained significant vulnerabilities, including insufficient authentication, lack of encryption and privacy concerns. Mark James, Security Specialist at IT Security Firm ESET : “Smart watches are a “nice to have” option and thankfully not a “need to have” necessity. With anything […]

ZeroDay Flaws in Most Popular Smart Home Hubs

Smart Home Hubs

Tripwire finds security flaws in popular Smart Home Hubs Following an extensive piece of research, Tripwire’s Vulnerability and Exposure Research Team (VERT) can confirm it has discovered Zero-day vulnerabilities in three of the top-selling ‘Smart Home Hub’ products available on Amazon. Smart Home Hubs are used to control lighting, heating, locks and cameras in people’s […]

Identifies Security Risks of Popular Websites and Software

Security Risks of Popular Websites and Software

News and entertainment websites unknowingly host more than 50 percent of malvertisments; Flash exploits increase 60 percent and ransomware increases 80 percent since 2014 Bromium®, Inc., the pioneer of threat isolation to prevent data breaches, today announced the publication of “Endpoint Exploitation Trends 1H 2015,” a Bromium Labs research report that analyzes the ongoing security […]

Comment on Chrysler Recall Due to Hacking Vulnerability

Hacking vulnerability

Cybersecurity researchers from Tripwire commented this morning on news that Fiat Chrysler has issued a voluntary recall of 1.4 million vehicles due to a remote hacking vulnerability. Tim Erlin, Director of IT Security and Risk Strategy at Tripwire : “Software patches for vehicles aren’t new, but the demonstration of this vulnerability was clearly attention grabbing. […]