Data Security : October 2016 Archives

Securing your data and network, inside and outside the perimeter

Don’t Let Zombies Ruin Your Halloween

31 Oct, 2016

We aren’t doing enough to eradicate zombies from attacking in the first place. ...More >

Your Security IQ Is Probably Lower Than You Think

27 Oct, 2016

End users think they are tech savvy or knowledgeable about security issues, but in reality, they aren’t as informed as they think. ...More >

The Relationship Between IoT, Cloud Security, and DDoS

26 Oct, 2016

The recent DDoS attacks have shone a bright spotlight on the security problems within the Internet of Things and the cloud. ...More >

Major DDoS Attack Shows How Vulnerable We Are

24 Oct, 2016

A new survey from ESET found that 40 percent of us are not confident that our smart devices are secure enough. ...More >

IoT Devices Used as Botnets

20 Oct, 2016

The Internet of Things (IoT) is under attack, and really, it was only a matter of time. ...More >

Majority of IT Pros Worry About Shadow IT Use

17 Oct, 2016

What can be done to decrease the security risks that shadow IT poses? IT professionals need to be more responsive to employee requests regarding the use of applications. ...More >

Stolen Passwords Used on Internet of Things Devices

13 Oct, 2016

Have you ever wondered what cybercriminals do with all those passwords and usernames they gather after a data breach like the one Yahoo suffered? ...More >

Lack of Cybersecurity Skills Leads to Consumer Concerns About Data Breaches

10 Oct, 2016

Probably the biggest obstacle to improving cybersecurity in organizations across the country is the cybersecurity skills shortage. ...More >

You Don’t Need to Be Hacked to Be Breached

06 Oct, 2016

Another security breach illustrates the ever-present threat of insiders and third-party contractors and how the concerns continue to get swept aside. ...More >

Cybersecurity’s False Front

03 Oct, 2016

We’re making some progress in the cybersecurity battle but there is still a long way to go. ...More >

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