Ixia’s BreakingPoint Cloud Helps Companies Validate End-to-End Network Security Across all Cloud Environments

Ixia, the network testing, visibility, and security vendor, has announced BreakingPoint Cloud, a SaaS solution that safely models data breaches and threat vectors to deliver quantifiable evidence and insights into the effectiveness of organizations’ cloud-based data and application security, whether private, public or hybrid. Enterprises continue to move workloads to the cloud for its flexibility, […]

ID Of Vulnerable Witnesses Leaked Online

It has been reported that CONFIDENTIAL details of some of Scotland’s most vulnerable people were leaked online by an organisation meant to protect their welfare. The names, emails, phone numbers and computer addresses of around 50 people across the country were obtainable on the website of the Scottish Appropriate Adult Network (SAAN). Mark James, Security […]

Driverless Cars Are To Hit Britain’s Roads By 2021

Following the latest announcement from Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling that driverless cars are to hit Britain’s roads by 2021, David Emm, Principal Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab commented below. David Emm, Principal Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab: “While new technology offers great advantages to drivers, it also brings risks. Connectivity solutions for cars are not […]

Paradise Papers Follows Panama Papers Breach Blueprint

Mark Sangster, VP and Industry Security Strategist at eSentire: “The parallels of Paradise Papers to last year’s Panama Papers breach are obvious, however beyond the shock factor of the leaked data itself, what’s more alarming is the depth and magnitude of this breach. Law and accounting firms should raise the alarm when it comes to […]

Crunchyroll Hack

Attackers took over the popular anime streamer Crunchyroll yesterday for a short time after they got access to Crunchyroll’s Cloudflare configuration and targeted Windows users with a malicious code. The website was taken down as soon as it was discovered and fixed. Chris Olson, CEO at The Media Trust commented below. Chris Olson, CEO at […]

ICO Finds Only 20% Of UK Citizens Trust Companies With Their Data

The ICO has just announced the findings of a survey which shows that only 20% of UK citizens trust companies with the storing of their data. There are some other great stats including: One in ten UK adults (12%) say they have trust and confidence in social messaging platforms storing and using their personal information. Less than […]

Using Business Impact Analysis To Address Network Security Risks

Cyber Attackers Posing as Legitimate Insiders Represent Greatest Security Risks

Asher Benbenisty, Director of Product Marketing at AlgoSec, looks at how organizations can apply the business impact analysis methodology to remediate risk within the network security infrastructure – and ensure security is business driven. Risk lurks in all corners of any business: from operational, financial and strategic risk, to IT and security risk.  The potential […]