Risk management focus shifts from external to internal exposure

Coalfire released its fourth annual Securealities Penetration Risk Report which analyzes enterprise and cloud service providers (CSPs) internal and external attack vectors, application development and mobile app security, social engineering and phishing, and PCI- and FedRAMP-specific findings, with data segmented by industry and company size. The report reflects the results of more than 3,100 penetration […]

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What Is ISO/IEC 27017?

More than a third of organizations suffered a serious cloud security incident in 2021. According to a survey of 300 cloud professionals covered by BetaNews, 36% of those respondents said that their organizations had suffered a severe cloud security data leak or breach in the past 12 months. Looking forward, eight in 10 survey participants […]

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Private network deployments are slow, the window of opportunity for enterprise 5G is closing

There are more than 290 fully publicly disclosed private network deployments worldwide, according to a research published by ABI Research. In China, the industry assumes there are several hundred private network deployments, but only 40 are fully publicly disclosed. Germany reports a total of 146 licenses granted to enterprises for the deployment of a mobile […]

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XDR: Security’s new frontier

As enterprises transform their IT environment and workforce, finding the right security approach is critical for success. Without the proper protective measures in place, moving services to the cloud can introduce a great deal of risk. For a truly future-ready security solution, enterprises should think outside the box. Enabling enterprises to go above and beyond […]

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Multi-cloud transit enhances app experience but brings complexity and security challenges

Sapio Research conducted a survey of more than 400 IT leaders at U.S.-based organizations with more than 1000 employees which offers a picture for enterprises transitioning to the cloud and multi-cloud so that they understand the challenges and are empowered to make informed decisions about cloud networking and security. The results show that while multi-cloud […]

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DDoS attacks increase 341% amid pandemic

During the pandemic, cyber attackers targeted industries providing connectivity, services and entertainment to populations forced to shelter-in-place, resulting in a 341% year-over-year increase in distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, according to Nexusguard. The massive shift in online behavior and reliance on connectivity strained communications service providers (CSPs) and internet service providers (ISPs) that provided the backbone […]

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Financial institutions can strengthen cybersecurity with SWIFT’s CSCF v2021

The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT) has introduced an updated set of baseline customer security controls that all of its users must implement on their SWIFT-related infrastructure by mid-year 2021. SWIFT is the world’s largest provider of secure financial messaging services to banks and other financial institutions. SWIFT has more than 11,000 users […]

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