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Moving beyond passwords: The new era of authentication

Businesses are questioning the centrality of passwords as a test of identity. With cyber-attacks on the rise at an alarming rate, simple password-based security measures are no longer fit for

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The Need for Effective Third-Party Risk Management in Financial Services

In the last few years we have seen the frequency and severity of third-party cyberattacks against global financial institutions continue to increase. One of the biggest reported attacks against financial

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Cyber hygiene: Where do organizations fall behind on basics?

Tripwire released its State of Cyber Hygiene report, which examined how organisations are implementing security controls that the Center for Internet Security (CIS) refers to as cyber hygiene. The survey found

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Why trust is the biggest selling point for cybersecurity companies

Companies that lose the trust of their customers will have a hard time finding new clients.The European Union’s recent resolution to help strengthen member states’ cybersecurity measures was a clear

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Training Customer Service Agents To Become Security Defenders

There is no such thing as ‘designing an artificial intelligence (AI) strategy’ because AI should be part of the business strategy. Before you start designing an AI system, ask yourself


The Path to Securing IoT Ecosystems Starts at the Network

The Internet of Things is ubiquitous. It’s now so entwined in our lives that many of us do not even realize how many daily interactions we have with IoT devices,

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6 ways you are sabotaging your cyber defences

If we asked any of the IT departments that we deal on a daily basis about their current priorities, they would all unfailingly say that protecting their company against cyber


How hackers exploit critical infrastructure

The traditional focus of most hackers has been on software, but the historical focus of crime is on anything of value. It should come as no surprise, therefore, that as

Identity Theft

Inside look at lifecycle of stolen credentials and extent of data breach damage

Shape Security released its Credential Spill Report, shedding light on the extent to which the consumer banking, retail, airline and hospitality industries are impacted by credential stuffing attacks and account


Are security professionals moving fast enough?

Anthony O’Mara, from Malwarebytes, explains to Information Age why security professionals need to move much faster to beat cyber criminals. With the increase in threats the cybersecurity industry faces, alongside