Enterprises remain vulnerable through compromised API secrets

Cybersecurity professionals are frustrated over how much time and attention they must devote to API security and worried that their defenses still need to be improved, according to Corsha. Researchers recently surveyed over 400 security and engineering professionals to learn about their API secrets management practices and the challenges they face in thwarting API attacks. […]

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EU cyber resilience regulation could translate into millions in fines

The EU Commission’s Cyber Resilience Act (CRA) is intended to close the digital fragmentation problem surrounding devices and systems with network connections – from printers and routers to smart household appliances and industrial control systems. Industrial networks and critical infrastructures require special protection. According to the European Union, there is currently a ransomware attack every […]

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Connected homes are expanding, so is attack volume

78% Americans report unsafe online behaviors that open them up to cyber threats, such as reusing or sharing passwords, skipping software updates and more – a 14% increase from just two years ago, according to Comcast. “This holiday season consumers are purchasing and connecting more devices to their home networks than ever before,” said Noopur […]

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Most startups have cyber insurance but are uncertain about how much risk is covered

Despite the significant economic headwinds startups currently face – from a challenging fundraising landscape to inflation woes and difficult operational decisions – company founders remain pointedly focused on advancing their cybersecurity protections now and moving forward, according to Embroker. Cybersecurity threats, concerns on the rise Notably, survey results reveal that more than 68% of founders […]

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Financial organizations more prone to accidental data leakage

Netwrix announced additional findings for the financial and banking sector from its global 2022 Cloud Security Report. Compared to other industries surveyed, financial institutions are much more concerned about users who have legitimate access to their cloud infrastructure. Indeed, 44 percent of respondents in this sector say their own IT staff poses the biggest risk […]

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Identifying key areas for fraud risk during the recession

As economic pressure increases, so does fraud risk. While the world slides into a recession, the resulting increased debt, supply chain delays, and inflation create increased pressure on individuals to make ends meet. From a business perspective, as sales become harder to secure and profit margins narrow, motivation to break the rules ticks higher. In […]

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