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7 steps to ensure a successful CISO transition

CISOs can play a critical role transitioning their replacements to the job and build a great reputation in the process. Follow this advice to ensure security operations don't miss a beat.


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Why CISOs must be students of the business

Technical expertise will only get you so far. To earn a seat at the executive table, today's CISOs need to understand their business.


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The biggest data breach fines, penalties and settlements so far

Hacks and data thefts, enabled by weak security, cover-ups or avoidable mistakes have cost these companies a total of nearly $1.2 billion and counting.


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The inaugural event to celebrate cybersecurity executives in the UK will launch this November in a virtual setting.

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Virtual Event

The CIO 100 recognises the most transformational and disruptive CIOs and technology leaders in the UK. Hear from esteemed technology leaders and peers through a variety of panels and keynote presentations as they discuss leading transformation across a diverse range of markets and the initiatives to be implementing for 2021.

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8 video chat apps compared: Which is best for security?

Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Duo, Cisco Webex, FaceTime, Jitsi, Signal and WhatsApp. What does their encryption look like? What are the trade-offs?


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US DOJ indictments might force Russian hacker group Sandworm to retool

Experts hope that indictments against six Russian military intelligence agents will make Russia rethink plans to disrupt the US election.


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Tech Resume Library: 20 downloadable templates for IT pros

A well-crafted resume will attract recruiters, HR pros and hiring managers, but getting it just right is a daunting task. To jump start the process, Insider Pro has assembled this collection of real resumes revamped by professional...


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How attackers exploit QR codes and how to mitigate the risk

Attackers are taking advantage of the increased use of QR codes to steal sensitive information or conduct phishing campaigns. Here's what security teams and employees need to know.


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11 top cloud security threats

More data and applications are moving to the cloud, which creates unique infosecurity challenges. Here are the "Egregious 11," the top security threats organizations face when using cloud services.


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Common pitfalls in attributing cyberattacks

Attack attribution is always difficult as criminal groups often share code and techniques, and nation-state actors excel at deception. Here, security researchers share their techniques and common pitfalls.


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What is cryptography? How algorithms keep information secret and safe

Cryptography is the science of keeping information secret and safe by transforming it into form that unintended recipients cannot understand. It makes secure data transmission over the internet possible.


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Financial crime group FIN11 pivots to ransomware and stolen data extortion

FIN11, believed to be Russia-based, follows a trend of cybercriminal groups expanding their operations beyond financial crime.


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Azure Security Benchmark v2: What you need to know

Here's what Microsoft's new security benchmarks include and how they can help you better understand your Azure security posture.


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Half of all virtual appliances have outdated software and serious vulnerabilities

New study shows that even security vendors can use outdated and vulnerable virtual appliances. Top advice: Make sure your vulnerability management processes include virtual appliances.