Category Archives: cyber resilience

To stop phishing in play, rely on human intuition over technology

Playing to your strengths could be the key to keeping your business safe.Due to obvious financial motivations, banks have always been a primary target for cyber-criminals. But, as much as

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8 months of GDPR: 59,000+ reported breaches, 91 fines

A little over eight months have passed since the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) became enforceable, but it’s becoming clear that sweeping data breaches under the carpet has become

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How accepting that your network will get hacked will help you develop a plan to recover faster

As anyone in the network security world will tell you, it is an extremely intense and stressful job to protect the corporate network from ever-evolving security threats. For a security team, a 99 percent success rate is still a complete failure. That one time a hacker, piece of malware, or DDoS attack brings down your organization’s network (or network availability) is all that matters. It’s even more frustrating when you consider that the proverbial ‘bad … More

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Business resilience should be a core company strategy, so why are businesses struggling to take action?

A recent survey showed that only 51% of U.S. business decision makers say their organization is definitely as resilient as it needs to be against disruptions such as cyber threats. In addition, the survey showed that 96% of U.S. business decision makers claim business resilience should be a core company strategy. If 96% of business decision makers realize this, why are organizations still struggling to protect themselves against cybercrime and technology-based disruption? IT teams face … More

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