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2017 breaks record for new vulnerabilities

More than 20,000 new vulnerabilities were cataloged in 2017 according to breach analysis specialist Risk Based Security.The figures from the company’s own VulnDB eclipsed the total covered by MITRE’s Common

Software

7 steps security leaders can take to deal with Spectre and Meltdown

Security and risk management leaders must take a pragmatic and risk-based approach to the ongoing threats posed by an entirely new class of vulnerabilities, according to Gartner.Spectre and Meltdown are

Vendor News

Cyber security leaders concerned about sharp rise in digital threats

The lack of internal resources and exploding cybercrime is creating a ‘perfect storm’ for CISOs and their teams RiskIQ, the digital threat management firm, has announced the release of its

Industry Insights

Here’s what keeps your CISO up at night

89.1 percent of all information security leaders are concerned about the rise of digital threats they are experiencing across web, social and mobile channels, according to the 2018 CISO Survey

Software

If You Care About Data Security, Don’t Leave It in Your Employees’ Hands

By Geraldine Osman, Vice President of  Marketing at StaffConnect, Employees are only human. They like to communicate with each other in convenient ways that fulfill their needs for connection and information—not

Cloud

API Security Concerns Are on the Rise

In an application-centric, cloud-native world, businesses have a heightened concern for cybersecurity risk related to API use of late: Specifically, 63% of respondents in a recent survey said they are

Industry Insights

Groundhog Day: Third-party cyber risk edition

Over the past four years, I’ve had countless conversations with hundreds of companies around third-party cyber risk issues. It’s been my personal Groundhog Day, so to speak. Click here to

Hardware/Network

Widespread API use heightens cybersecurity risks

A new Imperva survey showed a heightened concern for cybersecurity risk related to API use. Specifically, 63 percent of respondents are most worried about DDoS threats, bot attacks, and authentication

Software

The Three Rs of Today’s Cybersecurity Landscape: Risk, Ransomware and Reputation

One of the most valuable weapons in any cybersecurity specialist’s arsenal is insight. Accessing and analysing data about threat types, volumes, methods and motivations offers a critical edge when designing

Industry Insights

Highlights From the World Economic Forum’s ‘Global Risks Report 2018′

“In a world of complex and interconnected systems, feedback loops, threshold effects and cascading disruptions can lead to sudden and dramatic breakdowns.” — The World Economic Forum’s “Global Risks Report