Posts Tagged ‘cyber attacks’

Insight into the myriad of risks challenging personnel security in 2019

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Healix International, the global travel risk management and international medical and security assistance provider, has published a report outlining the potential security risks in 2019 facing businesses that have employees working and travelling abroad. James Pothecary, Regional Security Coordinator, believes the report underlines the need for organisations sending workers abroad to employ a wide-ranging scope…

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Cryptojacking shows no signs of slowing down in 2019, says ESET

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Cases of cryptocurrency mining and cryptojacking will continue to grow in 2019, as attackers target smart devices and home assistants to build cryptomining farms, according to ESET’s latest trends report. Along with cryptomining, Cybersecurity Trends 2019: “Privacy and intrusion in the global village” details the predictions of top experts from the global cybersecurity firm, revealing…

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IIoT Technologies Integration Creates Growth Opportunities in the Industrial Cybersecurity Industry

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High penetration of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technology in critical infrastructure and the manufacturing sector has resulted in a growing number of potential cyber-attack surfaces. According to a recent analysis from Frost & Sullivan, cyber-attacks within the energy and utilities industries alone cost an average of $13.2 million per year. These rising incidences of…

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Surviving Cybergeddon: securing against cyber attacks

Surviving Cybergeddon: securing against cyber attacks

Surviving Cybergeddon: securing against cyber attacks 2015 has seen many unprecedented cyber attacks such as the recent Talk Talk and Ashley Madison data breach earlier in the year. We have seen the sophistication and scale of attacks evolving throughout this year with no sign of stopping or slowing down. Alarmists have cautioned 2016 as the…

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“Algorithms are the key to detecting and mitigating cyber attacks”

“Algorithms are the key to detecting and mitigating cyber attacks”

“Algorithms are the key to detecting and mitigating cyber attacks” Gerard Bauer, VP EMEA, Vectra Networks shares his security predictions for 2016. 1. The shortage of security researchers and incident-response talent will get worse. The dire need for security researchers and incident response personnel is growing faster than the available talent pool. This will prompt…

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