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Human error a big risk to ICS cyber security, study shows

Employee errors or unintentional actions were responsible for 52% of incidents affecting operational technology (OT) and industrial control system (ICS) networks in the past year, a study shows.  This highlights the need for organisations

CISOs Are Burning Out: Here’s How to Fix It

By Ewen O’Brien – VP of Enterprise, EMEA at BitSight, Everyone experiences stress in their jobs, but security leaders may have it worse than most. According to recent research, 60%

Most IT pros find red team exercises more effective than blue team testing

More than one-third of security professionals’ defensive blue teams fail to catch offensive red teams, a study from Exabeam reveals. The survey, conducted at Black Hat USA 2019, also showed that

A point-in-time approach to risk management is no longer effective

Among organizations that engage third parties to provide business services, 83% identified third-party risks after conducting due diligence and before recertification, according to Gartner. Gartner’s survey of more than 250 legal and

IoT Security: It’s Time Enterprises Take Responsibility

As IoT security threats increase, enterprises need to stop blaming the device maker and better secure their networks. Companies across industries are quick to say security is their top priority.

Removing Fear by Moving to Risk-Based Security Programs

Cyber-attacks can cost companies millions of pounds with the potential to shut down operations in the blink of an eye. Despite this, security teams do a poor job of prioritizing

Cyber Security Live: Predict, protect and survive

Cyber security has long been at the top of pnst organisations’ agendas – and for good reason. In a data-driven world, fortunes rise or fall depending on how well core

Counting on Quantitative Cyber Risk

Everyone is talking about cybersecurity. Leaders with decades of experience at CEO, CFO and CRO level have seen it advance from a curious subset of IT to a board issue

Closing the cyber skills gap: What to do next

On a global scale, cybersecurity is suffering from a severe shortage of experts. What is to be done? Organizations, government, academia and professional associations need to work together to develop a

Improving cybersecurity in education systems

Cybersecurity within education has never been more important. Cybersecurity is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. We already know that businesses, organisations, and government entities must follow certain guidelines