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Working through the cybersecurity skills gap

It’s no secret that there’s a shortage of qualified personnel in the field of cybersecurity. It’s a problem that has long been noticed and one that is projected to get

Software

We need to talk about application security

Threats to the application layer is not a new thing, but it has been becoming more and more prevalent over the past number of years. The rise in attacks stems

Hardware/Network

DNS amplification attacks double in Q1 2018

DNS amplification types of DDoS attacks doubled in the first quarter of 2018 over last quarter, and spiked nearly 700 percent year-over-year, according to Nexusguard. Nexusguard’s Q1 2018 Threat Report, which analyzes

Identity Theft

The age of cyber maturity

Employees are one of the biggest contributors to cyber-threats. When it comes to cyber security incidents and data breaches the blame has a habit of landing on the shoulders of

Software

Blockchain All the Rage But Comes With Numerous Risks

Researchers dig into four types of cyberattacks targeting blockchain, how they work, and why early adopters are the easiest targets. If you haven’t jumped into the blockchain frenzy, chances are

Industry Insights

Cybercriminals target job listing portals to recruit unwitting mules for fraud

Job listing and recruitment portals have been an attraction for cybercriminals given the volume of personal information uploaded to those sites in the form of resumes, cover letters and other

Industry Insights

Effectively Managing Mistrust for Optimal Cybersecurity

Trusting your customers and partners with valuable proprietary information and data has always been a massive issue in most business sectors, borne from years of ruthless competition, battles for customers

Industry Insights

Top eight security threats every small business CEO should know about

Cybercriminals work around the clock to create new threats, so small businesses must remain vigilant to a persistent and evolving threat. Cyber attacks are on the rise – according to

Industry Insights

Public Cyber Security Awareness

As a Security industry, we, as, what may be referred to as Cyber Security Professionals tend to engage in multiple inter-industry conversations with those who have been anointed into the

Network Security

Cybercriminals Work Around Road Blocks

Though somewhat deterred by the major takedown of two popular underground marketplaces, cybercriminals have found alternative solutions that are growing more popular, according to new research from Digital Shadows. Click here