UK’s IT Skill Shortage

UK’s IT Skill Shortage

Cloud Employee founder and CEO, Nick Hargreaves, believes that looking to nations with high educational standards and large numbers of IT and engineering graduates – such as the Philippines – could be the answer to the UK’s skills shortage. [su_note note_color=”#ffffcc” text_color=”#00000″]Nick Hargreaves, founder and CEO at Cloud Employee : “Finding suitably skilled candidates in […]

Facebook Suffers Second Outage

Bill Platt, at BMC commented on how digital enterprises such as Facebook can respond to such outages, to keep customers and indeed, shareholders on side. [su_note note_color=”#ffffcc” text_color=”#00000″]Bill Platt, SVP & Chief Architect at BMC : This week’s Facebook outage reinforced what we learned from the AWS outage last week: every high profile internet outage comes […]

In the Shadows : Vawtrak Aims to Get Stealthier by Adding New Data Cloaking

Vawtrak Aims to Get Stealthier by Adding New Data Cloaking

In what is likely to be a short-lived cessation in Dridex campaigns while the criminal proponents behind that malware scramble to find a new delivery channel, it appears as though other malware purveyors may be positioning themselves to take additional market share of the lucrative crimeware arena. One recent development saw Vawtrak, previously a second-tier […]

Protecting your Business against Insider Threats

Protecting your Business against Insider Threats

Businesses today thrive on connectivity. However, easily/remotely accessible networks come with numerous well-documented security risks, particularly from malicious cyber attacks. With one data security breach an organisation can suffer significant damage to both finances and reputation. As such, most quite rightly put numerous security layers in place to protect their network perimeter from external threats. […]

Adding Social Media Protection, Email Attachment Defense and Automated Email Encryption

Adding Social Media Protection

Advanced threat protection leader expands its easy-to-deploy next-generation cybersecurity platform for small and medium enterprises Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading next-generation cybersecurity company, announced the latest version of Proofpoint Essentials™ to protect how small and medium enterprises work today. Today’s release features policy-based email encryption, protection against threats on corporate social media accounts and […]

The Hidden Risk of Consumer-Centric Malware For the Enterprise

Consumer-Centric Malware For the Enterprise

Report Offers a Detailed Look at How a Consumer Banking Trojan Can Infect a Company Imperva, Inc. (NYSE:IMPV) committed to protecting business-critical data and applications in the cloud and on-premises, unveiled its latest Hacker Intelligence Initiative (HII) Report: “Phishing Trip to Brazil.” This new report, published by the Imperva Application Defense Center (ADC), offers a detailed look […]

Adding Cogito API Cognitive Computing Technology

Cogito API Cognitive Computing Technology

Expert System text analytics scales rapidly on Google Cloud Platform by enabling developers and organizations to take advantage of unique cognitive computing features through an easy API call. Expert System (EXSY.MI), the leader in multilingual cognitive computing technology for the effective management of unstructured information, announced that its Cogito API is available on Google Cloud Launcher, which allows developers and organizations […]

Why Network Behavioural Analytics Should be a Critical Part of Your Security Strategy?

Security Strategy?

Network behavioural analysis – a systematic, architectural approach to network security – involves deep packet analysis to identify advanced persistent threats (APTs) and zero-day attacks. Similar analytical capabilities are used by the financial and banking sectors to spot fraudulent transactions and card activity. From an IT perspective, the sophisticated cyber attacks that have plagued Apple, Facebook […]