5 cloud security basics and best practices

5 cloud security basics and best practices

Companies that move to the cloud have to assume new responsibilities, develop new skill sets and implement new processes. The first step to better cloud security is to assume you have no security.

Are you taking third-party risk seriously enough?

Are you taking third-party risk seriously enough?

Because third parties are often responsible for data breaches, your internal security standards must extend beyond your borders to cover vendors and other external partners.

Smishing and vishing: How these cyber attacks work and how to prevent them

Smishing and vishing: How these cyber attacks work and how to prevent them

Smishing and vishing are types of phishing attacks that try to lure victims via SMS message and voice calls. Both rely on the same emotional appeals employed in traditional phishing scams and are designed to drive you into urgent...

How a decentralized cloud model may increase security, privacy

How a decentralized cloud model may increase security, privacy

A new cloud model can support scalable applications while retaining safeguards of a decentralized, trust-minimized ecosystem.

4 tips for getting the most from threat intelligence

4 tips for getting the most from threat intelligence

It’s easy to gather data on potential threats, but you have to know what to do with that intelligence if you want to improve your security stance.

What is Emotet? And how to guard against this persistent Trojan malware

What is Emotet? And how to guard against this persistent Trojan malware

The Emotet Trojan is one of the biggest malware threats in recent years. Here's what you can do to safeguard your business.

Whip your information security into shape with ISO 27001

Whip your information security into shape with ISO 27001

The ISO 27001 standard will help you identify potential threats to the confidentiality, integrity and availability of your company data. This simple checklist will help you come to grips with one of the best and most popular...

10 essential steps to improve your security posture

10 essential steps to improve your security posture

A strong security posture takes more than having the right defenses in place, you also need to establish solid plans to ensure you react to any breach in the right way.

10 cybersecurity trends to watch for 2019

10 cybersecurity trends to watch for 2019

In the early days of 2019, cybersecurity is as challenging as ever. We highlight some of the biggest cybersecurity trends that are set to impact the enterprise, security professionals and companies of all sizes in the year ahead.

Harness the NIST CSF to boost your security and compliance

Harness the NIST CSF to boost your security and compliance

The NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) is a crowdsourced set of best practices to help you analyze your cyber risk posture and work towards improving it. Learn what it can do for your business, how to tailor and implement it, and how...

The 7 deadly sins of endpoint detection & response

The 7 deadly sins of endpoint detection & response

Breaches often take weeks or even months to uncover, but the right strategy combined with strong endpoint detection & response (EDR) tools can make all the difference. We examine seven vital factors to consider.

4 dangerous security assumptions to avoid

4 dangerous security assumptions to avoid

Many organizations take steps to guard against data breaches, employing new policies, tools and strategies that make them feel protected, but their defenses may not be as strong as they think. Unfortunately, this false sense of...

5 open source intrusion detection tools that are too good to ignore

5 open source intrusion detection tools that are too good to ignore

Everyone should employ an intrusion detection system (IDS) to monitor their network and flag any suspicious activity or automatically shut down potentially malicious traffic. We look at five of the best open source options.

6 steps for building a robust incident response plan

6 steps for building a robust incident response plan

While a lot of energy is put it into avoiding security breaches, it’s not always possible. A solid incident response plan can restrict damage, reduce recovery time and limit the associated costs.

5 tips for better cloud security

5 tips for better cloud security

As cloud adoption soars to new heights, security standards have failed to keep pace. Organizations need to start taking responsibility for their own cloud security and these five practical tips will help.

Get serious about consumer data protection

Get serious about consumer data protection

With the CCPA coming hot on the heels of the GDPR it makes sense to get your consumer data management in order. Taking steps to protect all private data today will pay dividends tomorrow.

8 steps to secure unmanaged devices in the enterprise

8 steps to secure unmanaged devices in the enterprise

As more and more exploitable endpoints find their way onto our networks we need to act to secure them. This article will highlight practical strategies to help you secure IoT, mobile and other devices that require attention.

10 ways to prevent, detect and recover from ransomware and zeroday threats

10 ways to prevent, detect and recover from ransomware and zeroday threats

As ransomware runs rife the threat of extortion and disruption looms large. Find out what practical steps you can take to prevent ransomware from gaining a foothold and to detect it when your defenses fail.

Why we need to be worried about deepfake videos

Why we need to be worried about deepfake videos

The potential security threat of realistic fake videos of people doing and saying things they never did is cause for concern. Learn why and how they were developed, the risk they might represent when they spill beyond the world of...

4 reasons blockchain could improve data security

4 reasons blockchain could improve data security

Learn why security experts should be looking at blockchain.

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