IoT risks, insider threats, password hacks, biometric cracks: Cybersecurity in 2018 looks messy

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A new report from Aon’s security experts predicts more and different cyberattacks, and highlights the pressing need for healthcare organizations to change some of their approaches. A new report from Aon’s security experts predicts more and different cyberattacks, and highlights the pressing need for healthcare organizations to change some of their approaches. Ramped-up attacks on […]

The new DHS breach illustrates what’s wrong with today’s cyber security practices

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This month, the Department of Homeland Security notified affected employees about a 2014 breach of 247,167 employee records. There are many interesting details in the department’s disclosure, including the fact that there was six-month privacy investigation between the discovery of the breach and the notification, and the fact that the records were uncovered during a criminal investigation. […]

Cloud Workloads at Risk from Security, Management & Compliance Failures

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New research from WinMagic has revealed that security, management and compliance challenges are affecting the benefits businesses get from using the cloud within their infrastructures. The firm polled 1029 IT decision makers in the UK, Germany and US and discovered that whilst 98% of respondents use the cloud, 33% admitted that data residing there is only partially […]