Zero Trust is not just limited to human users, but to non-human users as well, e.g. applications interacting with operating systems via service accounts and business (and robotic) automation processes where software bots are connecting, storing and accessing sensitive data and applications. As the security layers slip...
To leverage blockchain for identity management at the enterprise level, CISOs first need to form a governance structure, says Prasanna Lohar, head of innovation at DCB Bank, a private banking company in India, who describes all the necessary steps.
According to new research by Gartner, "By 2023, over 80% of loyalty programs will be using vendor-based fraud detection tools as opposed to homegrown systems, up from less than 10% today."
Customer loyalty programs, whether in the travel and leisure, banking, retail or gambling industries, are rapidly increasing in...
National Australia Bank says it is contacting 13,000 customers after personal account data was uploaded without authorization to two data service providers. The bank, which apologized, says the data has been deleted and was not disclosed further.
Digital transformation impacts the way that organizations deal with cybersecurity risk. For SMBs in particular, it is essential to place security at the center of this transformation.
With 13 million data hacks a data hacks and 30 million records lost a day, it is important for organizations to not undermine the...
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The House of Representatives has approved an amendment that would lift a 20-year ban on the Department of Health and Human Services funding the development or adoption of a unique, national patient identifier. But plenty of hurdles remain. Find out why this is a critical issue for CISOs as well as privacy officers.
Many organizations struggle with the scope of information security and digital risk. Making cybersecurity a true enterprise-wide effort is a challenge that sometimes isn't best to face alone.
Often, the biggest obstacle for information security officers is communicating and helping employees at every level...
Developing an effective, sustainable digital security program is a pressing challenge for organizations of all sizes. CIOs and CISOs are facing an increasingly complex risk and regulatory landscape, coupled with a shortage of skilled, experienced information security (IS) professionals to navigate these evolving...
One of the most famous security breaches in recent memory, the hack of the US Democratic National Convention email server, was conducted via fileless attack. The hack was comprised of targeted emails from seemingly legitimate sources that contained links to infected web pages, which subsequently allowed hackers to...
Perhaps the most important measure that an organization can take is to shift its perspective on cybersecurity from one that focuses simply on perimeter defenses to one that also limits the dwell time of an attacker
who manages to penetrate its environment. This shift limits the potential damage the attacker can...
Technological advances can support the work done by both large and small teams of information security professionals by streamlining many processes and tasks, and enhancing security efficiency. In short, there are technological solutions that help information security teams manage and mitigate advanced threats. These...
As the volume and speed of network data increases, security
tools are unable to keep up, resulting in security tool sprawl,
performance degradation, inefficiencies and unnecessary
expenditures. All of this leads to increased time to threat
detection and response and a higher risk of a breach - despite
It's time to face a hard truth: Modern enterprise networks can be extremely sometimes
painfully complex to manage and defend. Even worse, these behemoths may be
constructed of legacy hardware that can barely keep up with the demands of a modern
workforce. Network speeds to 100Gbps, unfettered access to cloud...
Network performance and security are vital
elements of any business. Organisations are
increasingly adopting virtualisation and cloud
technologies to boost productivity, cost savings
and market reach.
With the added complexity of distributed
network architectures, full visibility is necessary