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The inside track on protecting intellectual property (IP)

Dr Darren Williams, CEO and Founder of BlackFog, discusses the need for firms to protect their IP from cyber attack and provides advice on how to stop hackers from removing

Cybersecurity: Billions Pour In, Basics Languish

2018’s headlines only underscored the need for robust data security. As if to add a whopping exclamation point to the end of the year, the massive Marriott/Starwood Resorts data breach (announced

Email Attacks Increasingly Using Compromised Accounts

Hackers are realising that it’s easier to defraud someone if you’re using a legitimate email address, rather than creating one yourself. With that in mind, they’re increasingly using compromised emails

Airbus Suffers Data Breach, Some Employees’ Data Exposed

European airplane maker Airbus admitted yesterday a data breach of its “Commercial Aircraft business” information systems that allowed intruders to gain access to some of its employees’ personal information. Though

1 in 8 Businesses Are Destroyed by Data Breaches. Don’t Be a Statistic

I have frequently stated that one of the leading causes of business failures is poor cash flow management. According to a study by US Bank, 82% of all businesses that

How to Bulletproof Your Business Data Against Breaches in 2019

Over the past year, and even before then, many services have either fallen prey to hackers or suffered from accidental data breaches and leaks. Legislators are now cracking down, passing

Lessons From Some Of The World’s Largest Data Breaches, And The Way Forward

“What I did 50 years ago is 4,000 times easier to do today because of technology,” says Frank Abagnale, 70-year-old FBI security consultant and former con man. His exploits as a check

Breach — How To Find Out If Your Password Has Been Stolen

Yesterday, it emerged that a set of over 2.7 billion email addresses and passwords had been posted to a hacking forum for anyone to see in a mega-breach dubbed Collection #1. The

Security testing costs: How can your business cut them?

Security testing costs are, in protecting critical assets, too expensive. However, a new platform promises to slash £6.6 billion of the cost’Unless something changes, businesses will be forced to cut

Deception for proactive defense

This article is fourth in a five-part series being developed by Dr. Edward Amoroso in conjunction with the deception technology team from Attivo Networks. The article provides an overview of