Survey: Countries With Government-Mandated Encryption Backdoors More Susceptible To Nation-State Attacks

69% of security professionals believe countries with government mandated encryption backdoors suffer an economic disadvantage in the global marketplace Venafi®, the leading provider of machine identity protection, today announced the results of a survey on government-mandated encryption backdoors that evaluated the opinions of 517 IT security professionals attending the RSA Conference 2019. It showed that […]

Industrial Security Limited In Scope

A new Kaspersky Report is out today covering the H2 2018, Threat Landscape for Industrial Automation Systems, that almost one in two industrial systems display evidence of attackers attempting malicious activity – in most cases, detected by security software. Ray DeMeo, Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer at Virsec: “The industrial automation space is definitely vulnerable […]

U.S Federal Reserve System

Growing U.S. Federal Cybersecurity Market

As reported by BleepingComputer, a report issued by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO),  states that Federal Reserve Bank (FRB) systems are exposed to an increased risk of unauthorized access because of security weaknesses found in the U.S. Treasury Department’s computing systems.  These security weaknesses included the information systems used by the Treasury Department to […]

Security Concerns Over Making Tax Digital – Experts Views

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VAT-registered businesses with a taxable turnover above the VAT threshold are required to use the Making Tax Digital service to keep records digitally and use software to submit their VAT returns from 1 April 2019. Many traditional family run firms, local shops, tradesmen and others – who have submitted Paper VAT returns for a generation […]

Why IP EXPO Manchester 2019 Is Not To Be Missed

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It’s a week to go until IP EXPO Manchester 2019 brings leaders in the technology industry together under one roof to educate attendees on the latest IT innovations to help drive their business forward. Taking place on 3rd and 4th April at Manchester Central, the event now encompasses cyber security, cloud and infrastructure, AI, data […]

Cisco Bungled RV320/RV325 Patches, Routers Still Exposed To Hacks

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CISCO bungled patches to RV320/RV325 leaving routers still exposed to hacks. Cisco bungled RV320/RV325 patches, routers still exposed to hackshttps://t.co/t4QyGvra7A pic.twitter.com/2N1pvtnNnL — Catalin Cimpanu (@campuscodi) March 28, 2019 Expert Comments Below:  Eoin Keary, CEO and Co-founder at edgescan: “It would be prudent to ask why one would expose an administration web interface to any untrusted […]

Debunking Myths Surrounding Identity Governance

It’s no secret that technology has come in leaps and bounds since the invention of the personal computer in the 80s. In the 90s we saw the World Wide Web burst onto the scene, shortly followed by the arrival of the iPhone in the early 2000s. Today, as we approach 2020, we’re facing biotech, blockchain, […]