Security Outlook for 2016

Security Outlook for 2016

With 2015 coming to a close, it’s time for look at what we are expecting to see in 2016. As infrastructure and business models continue to evolve, so do the threats against them. The Top 5 trends that will have a significant impact on IT in 2016 are: Increased Network Dispersion The coming year will […]

3 Cyber Security Lessons to Learn from 2015

3 Cyber Security Lessons to Learn from 2015

One of the best ways to improve is to learn from others’ mistakes. The good news is, with cyber security, there’s no shortage of curriculum. Looking at the last year alone, we’ve seen devastating cyber security attacks and data breaches that affected millions of Americans. The healthcare industry, the federal government and one of the […]

Q4 Shutdown Security Tips for SMBs

Shutdown Security Tips for SMBs

If your company shuts its data storage systems down during the holidays, be careful that it’s not the last shutdown before a data loss. The Problem with Planned Shutdowns Many companies close their doors for an extended time during the Christmas and/or New Year’s holidays, including some that routinely schedule the last week of the […]

Security Effort not Catching up

Security Effort not Catching up

What does 2016 have in store for businesses and consumers with regards to cyber security threats?  A specialist in malware detection, RedSocks’ malware intelligence team has formulated five predictions for the year ahead. These predictions conclude that in 2016, cyber security threats will become the new normal, yet security efforts and behaviours – of both businesses […]

Human Behaviour as the “Biggest Threat to Company Security”

“Biggest Threat to Company Security”

Board-Level Concerns Force Increased Security Spending to Manage Insider Threats Global security intelligence and information management technology company Nuix has released the findings from a new survey of corporate information security practitioners that indicates a move toward a stronger focus on insider threats and more understanding of cybersecurity issues at the board level. “We had […]

Corporate Security Concerns & 2016 Priorities

Corporate Security Concerns & 2016 Priorities

Nuix (security intelligence and Information management) release the findings from a study conducted with Ari Kaplan Associates of select Fortune 500 corporate security officials that looks to gain insight on current and future plans to reshape & reprioritize information security practices. The survey, which features of interesting slices of data, looks at topics such as […]