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Cyber security best practice: Definition, diversity, training, responsibility and technology

As part of Information Age’s Cyber Security Month, we look at cyber security best practice – everything from defining it to the importance of trainingCyber security is a business problem,

Cloud

5 tips for better cloud security

There’s no doubt that widespread adoption of the cloud has enabled collaboration on a much greater scale, driving innovation and creativity. Distributed workforces can work harmoniously, IT departments can offload

Identity Theft

Identities Are The New Security Perimeter

There’s been a 135% year-over-year increase in financial data for sale on the Dark Web between the first half of 2017 and the first half of 2018. The Dark Web is now

Industry Insights

43% of Security Pros Could Execute Insider Attack

A recent survey of nearly 200 IT professionals about insider threats found that nearly half of the participants believed they could successfully attack their organizations from the inside. In a blog

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Hundreds of Banks Exposed from Fiserv Flaw

A flaw in the web platform of Fiserv Inc., a technology services provider for financial institutions, reportedly exposed personal and financial account information on hundreds of bank websites, according to KrebsonSecurity. Security researcher

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Tool and resources to help small merchants improve payment card data security

Small merchants continue to be a primary target for cybercriminals. According to the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, 61% of breached organizations surveyed were small businesses. These highly-targeted businesses often

Software

Cryptocurrency Platform Suffers Data Breach

Using its Facebook page to connect with global customers, Atlas Quantum, a cryptocurrency investment platform, announced a security incident that exposed the personal details of about 261,000 users, according to Have I Been

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Cyber Risk = Business Risk. Time for the Business-Aligned CISO

Data breaches, ransomware and other cyber attacks causing massive reputation issues (Equifax), knocking down merger prices (Yahoo!) or interrupting operations on a global scale (the NotPetya virus victims), have elevated

Identity Theft

The Consequences Of The Superdrug Data Breach

It was reported that Superdrug had warned its online customers to change their passwords after criminals claimed to have obtained their personal details. The chain said the group claimed they had stolen details of

Mobile

T-Mobile Data Breach

T-Mobile has experienced another data breach, as reported by TechCrunch.  Hackers stole customer stole names, billing zip codes, phone numbers, email addresses, account numbers, and account type in what the company