Category Archives: mcafee

1-in-4 orgs using public cloud has had data stolen

McAfee has polled 1,400 IT professionals across a broad set of countries (and continents), industries, and organization sizes and has concluded that lack of adequate visibility and control is the greatest challenge to cloud adoption in an organization. However, the business value of the cloud is so compelling that some organizations are plowing ahead. Cloud services nearly ubiquitous According to the survey, the results of which have been unveiled at RSA Conference 2018, 97 percent … More

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Would automation lead to improved cybersecurity?

Concerted efforts to increase job satisfaction, automation in the Security Operations Center (SOC) and gamification in the workplace are key to beating cybercriminals at their own game, according to McAfee. Which of the below areas of the cybersecurity process is your organization using automation in? The landscape for cyberthreats is growing, both in complexity and volume. According to the report, 46 percent of respondents believe that in the next year they will either struggle to … More

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Are there too many cybersecurity companies?

The most potent global threat in 2018 may not be armed conflict or civil unrest, but cybersecurity. While cybersecurity awareness has increased with high profile breaches in recent years, the core problem remains of how industries can protect themselves and their customers when so much of our interaction has gone digital. Here are some predictions for the challenges companies may face in 2018: There are too many security vendors, and many of them will go … More

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