Cyber Security

Estimates suggest that it’s 400 times cheaper to launch a cyber attack than it is to defend against one. Red Sift wants to change this by democratising the technology essential for cyber security Information Age has partnered with Tech Nation to help explore 20 of the UK’s leading cyber security scaleups. Tech Nation Cyber is the UK’s first […]

Enterprises are challenged with security basics, according to Panaseer’s first Security Leader’s Peer Report. Data from an external survey of 200 enterprise security leaders, conducted by Censuswide, reveals concerns on visibility and access to trusted data, leaving organizations open to attack. Fuelling this issue is an inability to receive timely visibility across a multitude of […]

Rahul Powar, founder and CEO of Red Sift, helps discuss the importance of democratising technology when tackling the issue of cyber security Democratising technology for cyber security — sounds like a nice idea. And, it’s entirely necessary. ‘I don’t like those odds’ It is approximately 400 times more expensive to defend against a cyber attack […]

A connected aircraft illustration sits on a Honeywell International Inc. advertisement as attendees use the internet in a wifi zone at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany, on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. The event showcases the latest ideas and innovations in aircraft cabin interiors, in-flight entertainment, connectivity and passenger services. Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg Photo […]

The United States launched an offensive cyber strike against Iranian missile control systems and a spy network on Thursday amid escalating tensions between the two countries, US media reported on Saturday. US President Donald Trump ordered US Cyber Command to launch the digital strikes, The Washington Post reported. Read more: Six hack attacks that shook the world […]

On 22 June 2019, it was confirmed that President Donald Trump approved an offensive cyber strike that disabled Iranian computer systems used to control national rocket and missile launchers. The news of Thursday’s cyber attack broke as the U.S. President backed away from conventional military air strikes in response to the downing of a U.S. […]

Iran has increased its offensive cyberattacks against the U.S. government and critical infrastructure as tensions have grown between the two nations, cybersecurity firms say. In recent weeks, hackers believed to be working for the Iranian government have targeted U.S. government agencies, as well as sectors of the economy, including oil and gas, sending waves of […]

With cyber threats gaining ground, business leaders across the board are increasing their investments in cyber resilience. Interestingly, some of the ground-breaking technologies that are powering consumer-facing applications can also help in securing organisations. This week, we caught up with Zeotap’s Guru Patnaik, Director of Information Security who also earned the CCISO (Certified Chief Information […]

Thirty-two percent of businesses and 22 percent of charities are experiencing more cybersecurity attacks, the 2019 Cyber Security Breaches Survey says.  The average annual cost for business that lost data or assets after breaches was more than $5,000 and more than $12,000 for charities.  Among the 32 percent business and 22 percent of charities that identified breaches […]