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Has your company hired a Data Protection Officer?

Has your company hired a Data Protection Officer?
Provider of cyber security solutions that protect business-critical data and applications, Imperva, has announced the results of a survey of 310 IT security professionals taken at the Infosecurity Europe 2017 trade show. The results suggest that while the industry is preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), 22% haven’t yet hired a Data Protection Officer (DPO). Of those with no DPO, 52% aren’t planning on hiring a DPO until the second half of 2018 or beyond – after GDPR enforcement commences.
4th September 2017

Hacking your heart rate

Hacking your heart rate
  Having discovered that pacemakers could be hacked, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is recalling nearly half-a-million devices from St Jude Medical (now Abbotts). The vulnerable firmware covers any device sold before 28th August. This is the first time a fix has been available.
4th September 2017

PATA SSD provides enhanced data security

PATA SSD provides enhanced data security
  Provider of of industrial SSD, digital consumer products and memory modules, Apacer, has announced that its value-added PATA SSD, 2.5" 44 pin AFD 257 brings benefit to data security. It covers three built-in data security functions - Full Erase, Destroy, and Write Protect to provide advanced and upgraded data security advantages. It is suitable replacement of 2.5” PATA HDDs.
31st August 2017


UK’s critical infrastructure skips basic cyber security checks

UK’s critical infrastructure skips basic cyber security checks
  Over a third of national critical infrastructure organisations in the UK (39%) have not completed basic cyber security standards issued by the UK Government, according to data revealed under the Freedom of Information Act by Corero Network Security, a provider of real time DDoS defence solutions.
29th August 2017

The key to keeping your personal details safe

The key to keeping your personal details safe
An online security key developed by Yubico is being used across a wide range of applications and by companies as high profile as Facebook and Google. The Yubikey is a physical device that can protect people from falling victim to online hackers looking to obtain login details for email and social media accounts.
25th August 2017

What’s the biggest challenge for security professionals?

What’s the biggest challenge for security professionals?
The results of a survey of 270 IT security professionals has found that almost half (48%) viewed customer-facing web applications as the area presenting the most security risk to businesses. This is in contrast to 23% who identified mobile applications and 18% who suggested desktop applications presented the biggest risk. To view the full survey results from Synopsys visit: www.synopsys.com/blogs/software-security/cyber-security-threat-survey.
24th August 2017

New security solution launched to support GDPR requirements

New security solution launched to support GDPR requirements
  Every year over 500,000 personal mobile devices are stolen in the UK, many of which contain access to sensitive business data, which could be a breach of new GDPR regulations due in 2018.
23rd August 2017

What are the cyber security concerns in Industry 4.0?

What are the cyber security concerns in Industry 4.0?
Developer of commercial embedded software assurance tools and advanced cyber security solutions, GrammaTech, has released new research from VDC detailing the growing concerns in cyber physical manufacturing systems within today’s smart factories. The report Industry 4.0: Secure by Design summarises the results from surveying over 500 engineers to find that for Industry 4.0 to succeed, smart factories must be made secure by design, meaning security concerns should guide decisions from the earliest stages and through the full system development lifecycle.
23rd August 2017

Attackers use pulse wave DDoS to pin down multiple targets

Attackers use pulse wave DDoS to pin down multiple targets
New research from Imperva Incapsula details the emergence of a new DDoS assault pattern, which has been named Pulse Wave. According to Lead Researcher Igal Zeifman: “Pulse Wave DDoS represents a new attack methodology, made up of a series of short-lived pulses occurring in clockwork-like succession, which accounts for some of the most ferocious DDoS attacks we mitigated in the second quarter of 2017. In the most extreme cases, they lasted for days at a time and scaled as high as 350Gbps.”
23rd August 2017

One in ten company bosses lack cyber attack training

One in ten company bosses lack cyber attack training
  According to The Cyber Governance Health Check, an annual survey carried out by the UK government, more than two thirds (68%) of companies say their directors have no training in responding to cyber attacks. Of 105 businesses in the FTSE 350 surveyed, one in ten revealed they have no plan to cope with hacking.
22nd August 2017


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