The 5 main considerations in ensuring IoT security for your business

With an estimated 200 billion IoT devices deployed by 2020, the age of the Internet of Things (IoT) is upon us. However, it’s important to realise just how precarious IoT security is for businesses in the current landscape. Computers, phones, tablets and any other smart devices, such as digital assistants, can be a point of

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Subex rebrands IoT and OT cybersecurity product as Sectrio

Subex announced the completion of the rebranding exercise of its Internet of Things (IoT) and Operational Technology (OT) cybersecurity product Subex Secure. Subex Secure will henceforth be called Sectrio.

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Nozomi Networks sponsored SANS survey finds cyber threats to OT environments continue to rise

Nozomi Networks Inc., the provider of OT and IoT security, announced that the SANS 2021 OT/ICS Cybersecurity Report finds ICS cybersecurity threats remain high and are growing in severity. In response, a growing majority of organisations have significantly matured their security postures since the last SANS OT/ICS survey in 2019.

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Half the hackers selling corporate network access on dark web charge less than $1k

New bad actors are ‘starting to flood the cybercriminal market’, according to the latest report from Atlas VPN. They are trying to earn a quick buck off people and organisations that have not established a reliable security system.

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IoT and cybersecurity

Cyber security is an area every business should be concerned about. Unfortunately, the number of companies with a plan to address this threat are woefully inadequate. Do companies not recognise the seriousness? Are companies taking the approach that it won’t happen to them? It’s a bit of all of these.

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Lack of budget and cloud security skills are the top obstacles for protecting data in the cloud

Netwrix, a cyber security vendor, has announced additional findings on cloud security challenges from its global 2021 Netwrix cloud data security report.

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eacs and iboss join forces to expand security offering and propel growth

Managed services provider eacs has partnered with one of the market provider in cloud-delivered network security, iboss. The collaboration will allow both companies to further their delivery of multi-cloud solutions and data security services across a range of sectors, ensuring optimum solutions for their growing portfolio of customers.

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Three strategies CISOs should take to minimise IoT risks following Verkada

In early March, a Swiss hacktivist by the name of Tillie Kottman successfully exposed businesses, police departments, schools, jails and hospitals in one of the most widespread cyber attacks in modern history, says Chris Rouland, founder and CEO of Phosphorus. How did they do it?

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Major cyber security gaps remain after a year of remote work, research shows

The majority of organisations (57%) still have over three-quarters of their teams working remotely, according to a new report. An overwhelming 90% of organisations said they are likely to continue these increased levels of remote work in the future due to productivity benefits.

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Phishing attacks increase 718% in Europe, says Allot research

Allot Ltd., a global provider of network intelligence and security solutions for service providers and enterprises worldwide, has released its 2020 Europe Cyber Threat Report.

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The cybersecurity lessons from 2020

The breach of SolarWinds and its Orion Platform software  captivated our collective attention in the final weeks of 2020. While arguably it was, and continues to be, considered the most significant event of the year, it is not the attack path most organisations should fear.

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The IIoT journey starts with remote telemetry

The first rule of supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) is that communications will fail. One challenge is rising volumes of data place increasing loads on both the main server and the communications networks connected to it.

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Port53 launches an engagement platform to empower technology stakeholders

Port53 Technologies, a customer-centric cloud security, announced the launch of a platform that will empower cybersecurity professionals to shape their organisations’ threat postures at will.

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Protection for cloud-based applications from Trend Micro

Trend Micro Incorporated, the provider in cloud security, announced the availability of its Trend Micro Cloud One Application Security, a cloud native security solution for modern applications and APIs. Delivered as part of its platform, Cloud One Application Security provides code-level visibility and protection against the latest cyber threats.

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Convenience or corruption? USB media and cybersecurity risk

From hard drives and flash drives to a wide range of other devices, USB media offers a fast, simple way to transport, share and store data when digital transfer isn’t possible.

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What is device attestation?

As an organisation that is founded on the expertise and insights of our members, we have taken the opportunity to discuss some of the new and emerging technologies shaping our industries, and how GlobalPlatform is working to define standards that enable digital devices and services to be securely brought to market.

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