Internet of Things: it’s time to safeguard our future

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) are set to revolutionise the way we live, work and play. Everyday items in the home will be connected in unprecedented ways and tasks traditionally carried out by humans will be replaced by automation and robotics.

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Flexera issues warning about cyberattacks like the Equifax Breach: they’re probably just the first known victim

As 143 million Equifax consumers continue to pick up the pieces from stolen Social Security numbers, birth dates, drivers’ licenses, addresses and credit card numbers, Flexera has another warning – expect a long tail of incidents and breaches in the months and years to come.

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Cylance global research report finds 64% of IT decision makers expect optimism for the value of AI

Cylance® Inc., the company that revolutionised the antivirus industry with AI-powered prevention that blocks everyday malware along with today’s most advanced cyberthreats, has announced the results of its inaugural report, Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise: The AI Race is On.

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TÜV Rheinland co-operates with VisualThreat

TÜV Rheinland and VisualThreat announced a strategic partnership aimed at helping the automotive industry test, detect and remediate the increasing cyber security threats targeting next generation vehicles.

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Stormshield appoints new industrial offer manager to its industry business unit

Stormshield – a European cybersecurity systems provider, has announced the appointment of Robert Wakim to offer manager of its Industry Business Unit.

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Data theft rising sharply and insider threats are a leading cause, says Ponemon study

Three out of every four organisations have been hit by the loss or theft of important data over the past two years, a sharp increase since 2014. So says a new survey of more than 3,000 employees and IT practitioners across the U.S. and Europe.

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Rise in shadow IT linked to more cyberattacks in Germany and UK

Newly released survey data from Tenable Network Security, Inc. has revealed that most German and UK organisations acknowledge shadow IT as a major security concern, but Germany reported more cyberattacks through shadow assets.

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Industrial IoT critical to firms’ success, says Genpact Research Institute

An overwhelming majority of business executives (81%) believe that successful adoption of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is critical to their company’s future success, but only 25% have a clear IIoT strategy.

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LightCyber brings behavioural attack detection so that organisations thwart data breaches

LightCyber, a provider of Behavioural Attack Detection solutions, announced that it is making its unique solution for detecting active network attacks available to the UK market for the first time.

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Authentication, Authentication, Authentication!

With IDC predicting there will be 200 billion connected devices operating amongst us by 2020, the IoT is a digital revolution tipped to eclipse any of those that came before it.

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Networked industry needs IT security

Networking and automating industrial production can have enormous benefits for businesses, but it also presents new IT security challenges.

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Healthcare is now the top industry for cyberattacks

Five of the eight largest healthcare security breaches that occurred since the beginning of 2010 – those with more than one million records reportedly compromised – took place during the first six months of 2015, according to IBM X-Force’s 2016 Cyber Security Intelligence Index.

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