Category Archives: Features

Solving the network visibility problem with NaaS

Network visibility is crucial for many things: making sure that the equipment works properly monitoring and tweaking the network’s performance and protecting it against attacks. “Network visibility also helps you update your cybersecurity strategy based on current threats. It’s important for the short term, as this is a very dynamic world, and for the long term because it allows an organization to improve its cyber resilience,” says Amit Bareket, CEO of Perimeter 81. The most … More

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Getting ready for digital transformation: The biggest cybersecurity challenges

Digital transformation (DX) is becoming the largest driver of new technology investments and projects among businesses and IDC forecasts that global spending on DX will reach $1.18 trillion in 2019. But DX efforts come with many challenges that need to be effectively addressed so as not to hamper the success of companies’ digital transformation program and strategies. Convincing the leaders Those who have yet to start the process, the initial mission must be to make … More

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Identity theft victims could lead us to accept more security-improving friction

Far too many individuals who have never been victims of identity theft and financial crimes don’t understand how devastating those are to victims. “There are many victim services organizations that assist violent crime victims and the understanding of the trauma and the victim experience is not questioned (which is very appropriate and as it should be),” Eva Velasquez, president and CEO of the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC), told Help Net Security. After all, we … More

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What does it take to be an infosec product strategist?

Choosing a security product that will best fit your organization’s needs is a challenge exacerbated by the “polluted, turbulent sea of ineffectual security products” that you’ll need to wade through in order to find the right and effective solution. “I tend to maintain an overwhelming sense that the majority of security products exist ‘just because’ – ‘just because’ the underlying technology seemed cool to build, ‘just because’ it is what has always been used despite … More

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