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New Accenture study finds 87 per cent of focused cyberattacks are prevented

With ransomware and distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks on the rise, the average number of focused cyberattacks per organisation has more than doubled this year compared to the previous

A Brief Guide to Your Next Data Breach Emergency

Just when you thought it was safe to drop 40 large on your Spring togs, doesn’t someone bad make off with your Saks account data. It’s probably on a mantel

Why organizations need business-centric data protection

A data protection team can help your enterprise take the best steps towards reducing the business risks and data breaches.Despite the recent surge in interest towards information security, we consistently

Verizon report: Ransomware top malware threat of 2017, moving into critical systems

DDoS attacks are also on the rise, but spying reports are down. Fewer people are clicking on phishing links.Verizon released its Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) this morning, the massive,

Biometrics in the workplace: what about consent and legitimate interest?

How can organizations processing biometric data for workplace security or fraud prevention use cases ensure that they are compliant with requirements within the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)? This article

Encryption an increasingly popular solution among organisations

Saves against human error, data theft or compliance issues.Organisations are turning towards encryption to keep their data safe, new reports from Thales are saying. The critical information systems company issued

What is a supply chain attack? Why you should be wary of third-party providers

The weak link in your enterprise security might lie with partners and suppliers. Here’s how to understand and mitigate that risk.A supply chain attack, also called a value-chain or third-party

How safe is your personal information?

Another day, another data breach. Recent news about cybercriminals obtaining more than 5 million credit card numbers from high-end U.S. retailers joined a series of major hacks and online data

4 main reasons why SMEs and SMBs fail after a major cyberattack

The challenges SMEs and SMBs face and what to do about them.We live in a time when malicious cyber attacks happen every minute, every day, all over the world. Companies

Reducing the impact of AI-powered bot attacks

Fraudsters are harnessing AI to behave like humans, trick users and scale-up attacks.Bot attacks are drawing more and more headlines with tales of identity theft. The wealth of consumer data