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5 biggest cybersecurity challenges at smaller organizations

Manual processes, security complexity, and a lack of support from business management plague SMBs.Hello, dedicated readers! My blog is back from a restful week’s vacation on Cape Cod and ready

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Keeping Your Personal Information Safe

By Vasilii Chekalov EveryCloud, According to a study by Statista in March of 2018, 63% of respondents expressed concern that they would be hacked in the next five years. 60%

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Hackers as Heroes: How Ethical Hacking is Changing the Industry

Hackers all around the world have long been portrayed in media and pop culture as the bad guys. Society is taught to see them as cyber-criminals and outliers who seek

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The Art of (Cyber) War: How Adversarial Thinking Strengthens Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is unique compared to most other business operations, even most IT operations. Unlike marketing or network management—both of which tackle difficult and ever-changing challenges in the business operating environment—cybersecurity pits defenders against intelligent, creative and deliberate opponents. 

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Cybersecurity is unique compared to most other business operations, even most IT operations. Unlike marketing or network management—both of which tackle difficult and ever-changing challenges in the business operating environment—cybersecurity pits defenders against intelligent, creative and deliberate opponents. 

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Is There a Talent Gap in Cybersecurity?

Current challenges in the cybersecurity industry have less to do with technological limitations and more to do with a shortfall in human capital. Cybersecurity firms are staring at an encroaching

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Security as the new innovation enabler

Ian Jenkins, Director, Network & Security -UK&I, VMware discusses in Information Age why we need to re-engineer our fundamental security model and consider security and innovation in tandem. The new normal

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Why Are We Still Talking About the Reporting Line of the CISO?

Why are so many organisations and security professionals still worried about the reporting line of the CISO? This is one of the oldest and most consistent debate agitating the security industry, and

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Leveraging Segmentation to Secure IoT

The rapid deployment of IoT devices has had a significant and lasting impact on the security of today's evolving network. BYOD, the first significant infusion of IoT devices begun over a decade, was focused mainly on user-owned devices such as mobile phones and laptops. Even then, as system administrators began to wrestle with ways to integrate unsecured and unprotected devices into primarily closed networks, cybercriminals quickly began exploiting this new attack vector.

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Why Are Businesses Ignoring Security Threats?

A surveyed compiled at the RSA security conference showcases that lots of businesses are behind with proper security standards. Some company’s are completely ignoring security threats due to lack of

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