Stephen Lawton

Stephen Lawton

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DDoS attacks fewer, more powerful in Q4, VeriSign

Last year was not a great time for companies targeted by distributed denial of service attacks (DDoS) - with the average peak size increasing by 167 percent, according to a new report from VeriSign.

Rogue apps plague IT teams, survey finds

IT security teams are unaware of nearly two-thirds of custom apps, according to a new report from the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) and Skyhigh Networks.

Smart home device sales to reach $1.4 billion, security a concern: Ovum

Sales of smart home devices are expected to reach $1.4 billion by 2021, a 500 percent increase from the $90 million in 2016, according to new research from Ovum.

Attacks up in Q4, Akamai

The Mirai botnet continued as one of the largest threats in the fourth quarter, a new study from Akamai found.

Defending Your Data Wherever it Resides

It's all about data security.