Maintaining even the most basic IT security controls is becoming more challenging for organizations as cloud computing, mobile and bring-your-own-device (BYOD) reshape the average corporate network and how it is used.
As massive breaches occur with more frequency, consumers have become increasingly anxious about just how large retail, financial and other companies with which they're dealing are protecting their personal information.
As various industry organizations, such as the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) in Finland, work with numerous IT security vendors and other experts to figure out the countless vulnerabilities that can allow advanced evasion techniques (AETs) to sneak through networks, organizations plagued by AETs are facing their own, more immediate pressures to come to terms with these rising attacks.
As the volumes of data in organizations continue to surge, being able to effectively protect sensitive information is becoming increasingly difficult.
On July 9, 2014, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) passed the Senate Intelligence Committee in a 12-3 vote. The legislation encourages threat information sharing between government and the private sector
Employees are an organization's greatest asset and greatest risk. With a single click an employee can devastate a business by transferring or damaging huge amounts of data.