U.S. Businesses Neglect A Major Information Security Risk

businesses evade the ever increasing threat to their data security

New survey finds document security practices not measuring up to rise in paper use CINCINNATI, OH – The seventh annual Shred-it Information Security Tracker Survey, conducted by Ipsos, reveals that with the move towards a “paperless” office, U.S. businesses are not prioritizing the management of confidential information in all forms. Even with the evolution of […]

Adylkuzz Malware That Could Spread More Than WannaCry

A new malware campaign detected by Proofpoint called Adylkuzz could prove more widespread than Wanna Cry. Hundreds of thousands of PCs and servers worldwide according to Proofpoint because this attack shuts down SMB networking to prevent further infections with other malware (including the WannaCry worm) using that same vulnerability and end users will only notice […]

Cisco Warns Of Un-Patchable WannaCrypt Vulnerabilities

Cisco has recently advised that some of its products have WannaCry vulnerabilities. Paul Calatayud, CTO at FireMon commented below. Paul Calatayud, CTO at FireMon:  “When systems on your network are potentially exploitable to vulnerabilities that cannot be patched, mitigating controls are necessary. The most common and first place to start is network control mitigation. WannaCry […]

What You Need To Know About WannaCry

What initially looked like an attack against England’s National Health Service (NHS), forcing hospitals to turn away patients on May 12, 2017, has turned out to be the largest coordinated cyberattack ever seen. Cybersecurity professionals around the world are discovering that the WannaCry ransomware indiscriminately targets all industries everywhere. After only 3 days, the estimated […]

Brits Unaware Their Online Activity Is Being Monitored By The Government

stolen government email addresses & log-ins

Survey reveals the majority (70%) of people in the UK have no idea the government is monitoring their online activity, despite expressing concerns about their sensitive information being viewed. A third (33%) of Brits think the government has no power to monitor online activity, and the majority (76%) are completely unaware of the new Investigatory […]

Leading Analyst Firm KuppingerCole Says Securonix Offers “Most Advanced” Real-Time Security Intelligence

Securonix, the market leader in security analytics and predictive cyber threat detection, has been named one of “the most advanced” real-time security intelligence capability providers by the leading research firm KuppingerCole. KuppingerCole evaluated Securonix’s most recent security analytics platform release – SNYPR 6.0 – in its executive review by analyst and enterprise security expert Alexei Balaganski. SNYPR is […]

Check Point Reveals Global WannaCry Ransomware Infection Map

WannaCry attacks continue targeting organizations around the world, mainly in India, the USA, and Russia  Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) shows the extent of the wide spread outbreak of international ransomware “WannaCry” with a new Check Point WannaCry Ransomware Infection Map. Check Point researchers have been investigating the ransomware campaign in detail since it was first reported. […]