Cybersecurity guide for the hospitality industry

A practical cybersecurity guide from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) can help hotel owners reduce the risks to a highly vulnerable and attractive target for hackers: the hotel property management system (PMS), which stores guests’ personal information and credit card data. The three-part guide shows an approach to securing a PMS. It […]

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Using Salesforce? Here are 5 security and compliance considerations

When it comes to mission-critical cloud applications, today’s security teams have a laundry list of different focus areas. From ensuring cloud providers deliver adequate protection and analyzing baseline activity to examining interconnected systems and understanding data flows, teams are stretched thin. With so many competing priorities, it’s no wonder they have a difficult time answering […]

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The SOC is blind to the attackable surface

A security operations center (SOC) is the central nervous system of any advanced cybersecurity program. Yet even the most well-funded, highly organized and properly equipped SOC is often no match for a simple misconfiguration error. Organizations have piled security controls upon security controls, and still remain largely blind to the most serious threats they face. […]

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The benefits of cyber threat intelligence

In this Help Net Security podcast, Maurits Lucas, Director of Intelligence Solutions at Intel 471, discusses the benefits of cyber threat intelligence. He also talks about how Intel 471 approaches adversary and malware intelligence. Here’s a transcript of the podcast for your convenience. Based on your experience, what do you see as the most significant […]

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