NIST Cybersecurity Definitions For The Workforce

In an effort to close the cybersecurity skills gap, the National Institute of Standards and Technology has drafted new cybersecurity definitions for the workforce. Edgard Capdevielle, CEO at Nozomi Networks commented below. Edgard Capdevielle, CEO at Nozomi Networks: “The first draft of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)  National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education […]

Office For National Statistics ‘Email Is The Most Common Internet Activity’

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With the Office for National Statistics today reporting that email is the most common internet activity, it stands to reason that email attacks are becoming increasingly common and email security is paramount. Wieland Alge, General Manager EMEA at Barracuda commented below.  Wieland Alge, General Manager EMEA at Barracuda: “Results from the Office for National Statistics […]

New Government Guidelines To Protect Smart Cars From Hackers

News broke yesterday that the UK government has new guidelines for securing smart cars. As vehicles continue to become smarter and increasingly common on British roads, the UK government says it is crucial that manufacturers take the correct steps to make them cyber secure. IT security experts commented below. Raj Samani, Chief Scientist and Fellow at McAfee: “With […]

Hackers Now Target More Than One Bank Every Week With 89 Being Hit Last Year

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News broke that hackers carried out at least one cyber-attack against banks and other lenders every week last year. Figures from the Financial Conduct Authority, the City watchdog, showed there were 89 attacks against firms it regulates last year, compared with five in 2014. Leigh-Anne Galloway, Cyber Security Resilience Lead at Positive Technologies commented below. Leigh-Anne […]