Cyber Security

Internet of Things Drone cybersecurity policy still up in the air By Mark Rockwell Dec 11, 2017   The internet-of-things ecosystem poses new challenges for supply chain and data security, but experts say cybersecurity assessments should focus more on hard facts than suspicions about a particular country of origin. A memo sent in August from […]

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As we stand on the threshold of another year, the war for our cybersecurity rages on. There have been many data breaches in 2017, most notably for Equifax, Verizon, and Kmart. But if you seek a silver lining in the cloud, perhaps you’ll be glad of the news that the global average cost of a […]

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Software designed to detect phishing emails, a platform to help developers write secure code, and a company which investigates cybercrime involving cryptocurrencies are just some of the ideas behind the startups that will join the second incarnation of GCHQ’s… read more at: http://www.zdnet.com/article/gchqs-cybersecurity-accelerator-just-opened-its-door-to-nine-new-start-ups/

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The cybersecurity market could grow from $138 billion this year to $232 billion in 2022, according to research firm Markets and Markets. However, technical jargon and volatile growth can make it tough to understand this industry’s long-term prospects. So today I’ll highlight the seven key trends investors should follow in the cybersecurity industry next year. 1. […]

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Our annual cybersecurity conference at WGBH in Boston was a big hit last week. In times like these, security is on everyone’s mind—and it has become a critical issue in business and society. A few takeaways from the event (but you really had to be there): 1. Expect a lot more phishing-type attacks after the Equifax […]

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StockSnap StockSnap It’s time for a new type of discussion on cyber risk. Leaves aren’t the only things falling this season. Equifax executives, not to mention brand reputations, are dropping faster than acorns. Add compensation clawbacks and years of future litigation and things are looking bleak for Equifax. In a twisted case of misery loves company, […]

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CLOSE Stop making these security mistakes. Columnist Kim Komando tells you where you’re leaving yourselves exposed online and how to keep your data and personal info safe from hackers and crooks. USA TODAY George Cox(Photo: Submitted photo) In this digital age where everything from your garage door to your laptop, tablet, smartphone and light bulb […]

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SAN FRANCISCO: When it comes to jobs in the growing cyber security industry, there is a huge gender crisis, with men holding 87 per cent of the chief information security officer (CISO) roles at Fortune 500 companies, a new report revealed on Monday. According to the global market research firm Forrester, the CISO role is […]

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Patricia Malone, executive director of Stony Brook University’s Center for Corporate Education, says manufacturers can get help to comply with new cybersecurity requirements. Photo Credit: Jeffrey Basinger The clock is ticking for Long Island defense contractors facing a year-end deadline to meet new federal cybersecurity standards. Companies that fail to comply risk being cut out […]

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