Are you confident that your business critical data is protected? According to the recent market research Global Data Protection Index conducted by Vanson Bourne, the volume of data being managed is growing at a phenomenal rate from 1.53PB in 2016 to 9.47PB in 2018 in EMEA - but organizations are struggling with...
Purpose-built backup appliances (PBBAs) have been foundational
components to many organizations' backup/recovery infrastructure for
more than a decade. The importance of PBBAs is illustrated in the
numbers: According to IDC, in 2018, the data replication and protection
(DR&P) market was approximately $8.9 billion,...
The data era is changing how organizations think about, monetize and protect data. The volume of data being managed is growing at a phenomenal rate from 1.45PB in 2016 to 9.70PB in 2018. Data loss costs nearly 2x more than unplanned systems downtime. However, some organizations are better equipped than others to...
With the declaration of COVID-19 as a pandemic, and the global shift to work from home, Tom Kellermann of VMware Carbon Black sees a corresponding increase in hacking and espionage attempts against U.S. agencies, businesses and citizens. He says add "digital distancing" to your precautions.
The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report analyzes how cybercriminals are exploiting the COVID-19 pandemic. Also featured: A discussion of potential 2020 election changes; tips for staying secure in a remote workplace.
COVID-19: Modern society has never seen anything like it, and neither have financial markets. Venture capitalist Alberto Yépez analyzes the impact of the disease caused by the new coronavirus on public and private companies' valuations, as well as technology buyers and the threat environment.
The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report discusses the developing definition of "Insider Risk." Plus, Former DHS Secretary Michael Chertoff on U.S. 5G rollout plans; Cloud Security Alliance on containers and microservices.
Over the last few years, cyber-attacks on Operational Technology (OT) have increased rapidly in frequency and scale. The cyber-threat to critical infrastructure and other key operational systems is now front and center of
national security concerns. There is a new frontline in cyber defense where protecting against...
It is hardly surprising that 94% of cyber-threats still originate in email.
Spear phishing, impersonation attacks, and account takeovers in particular remain fruitful avenues of attack for cyber-criminals aiming to infiltrate an organization with ease. Targeted email attacks of this kind, together with the...
This case study discusses Quanta Services' experience with security analytics methods. Quanta is a leading specialty contractor with a large and highly trained skilled workforce. The security logistics of the company's geographic footprint spans North America, Latin America, and Australia.
Read this case study to...
In an environment of massive security data, overwhelmed and hard-to-find security experts, and a do-it-yourself approach to managing an analytics infrastructure, most CISOs would be happy to find a better method.
Read this guide to learn:
How to investigate and hunt at the speed of search;
The salient needs and...
As enterprise infrastructure evolves from captive on-premise to IaaS/PaaS/SaaS platforms, coverage and visibility have emerged as critical barriers to security operations. Cloud providers who focus primarily on delivering security monitoring limit visibility into modern attacks that commonly span on-premise and hybrid...
Increasingly complex and sophisticated cyber-attacks are evading
traditional defenses, forcing firms to seek solutions beyond traditional
threat blocking and prevention mechanisms. Threat actors have had
success with phishing, zero-day malware/exploits, and fileless attacks and
are now cashing in on ransomware and...
For modern organizations, cyberattacks are
simply unavoidable. There is no hiding from
this fact. And if attacks are unavoidable,
then the key to effective protection is
speed and accuracy.
Organizations may believe in the critical importance of
speed but be unsure of how that translates into metrics.