The Indian restaurant rating website Burrp was one of the recent targets for ransomware. With such incidents predicted to see a surge, experts put forth strategies to defend against ransomware and share lessons on how to minimize risks.
Even as cloud, virtualized environments and mobility continue to make the technology landscape within the enterprise more complex, it's getting harder for organizations to maintain perspective and visibility of all the pieces, says Skybox Security's EVP Stewart Fox.
A panel of experts debates the ineffectiveness of the public, private partnership model in evolving a plan to develop an ideal framework to tackle cyber threats. What is needed to build an effective model to respond to future threats?
Security leaders discuss the cyber-threat challenges facing India's critical infrastructure, including energy, manufacturing, defense and transportation. What new strategies, solutions and best practices do they suggest to respond to emerging threats?
Neither the FBI nor Apple looks good in the days following the postponement of a hearing on whether Apple should be forced to help the bureau crack open the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooters. The FBI's credibility is being questioned as Apple's security technology is being tarnished.
IDRBT Director Dr. Ramasastri says enterprises find managing data breaches increasingly difficult. Assembling pieces of the puzzle - technology, solutions, skills, compliance and security - needs an effective governance structure.
Vikrant Varshney of Risk Resources believes cyber threats are a concern of every individual, every organization who thought IT is just a system. A collaborative approach in building awareness is acute to fight this cyberwar, he says.
As ISMG's Data Breach Summit Asia 2016 in Bangalore wrapped up, security practitioners seemed excited to seek answers from experts on the challenges bothering them while putting a breach response plan in place.
ISMG's Data Breach Summit aims to provide insights from industry thought-leaders on the best defense strategies for tackling future breaches. The conference kicked off to great traction from the security community.
ISMG's upcoming Data Breach Summit Asia in Bangalore will provide insights from industry thought-leaders on the best defense strategies for tackling future breaches. In the face of increasing targeted attacks, cyber extortion and the growing threat to critical infrastructure, there is plenty to discuss, debate and...
nullcon has made a name for itself with its forward-looking philosophy - "The Next Security Thing!" We take a look at some of the hot sessions and events slated to take place at the security marathon this year.
The nonstop pace of "Apple vs. FBI" updates and related crypto debates seemed to exceed both the U.S. government's and the information security industry's advanced persistent spin-cycles at this year's RSA Conference.
Mass targeted attacks often need a big event as the pivot to grab the prospective victims' attention. Using the example such of a phishing campaign, Symantec's Narang shares insight on how low awareness impacts the region.
"Shadow IT" has long existed slightly under the radar of the enterprise IT and security organizations. The term describes business units that opt to embrace IT systems and applications, including SaaS apps, without the express consent and support of IT.
In the past, these transgressions have mainly been overlooked....
Unlike other security and breach reports, Verizon's Data Breach Digest is a collection of data breach investigation case studies from around the world. Verizon's Ashish Thapar elaborates on findings from this digest.