January 2019

Alert Logic’s latest threat detection reports has revealed that cyber attackers now have an unprecedented advantage New cyber attack tactics are subverting traditional security measures and indiscriminately targeting organisations off all sizes. This is the message from Alert Logic’s latest threat detection report. And, CTOs, CISOs or those in charge of security, should take note. […]

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Warning lights about cyber threats to U.S. national security are “blinking red” and the digital attempts to undermine America are occurring daily, not just at election time, the nation’s top intelligence official said Friday. Russia has been the most aggressive foreign actor, but cyber threats also are coming from China, Iran and North Korea as […]

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China, Russia and Iran pose the biggest threats of computer attacks to spy on U.S. companies and steal their trade secrets, according to a report from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. The three countries have conducted sophisticated, large-scale hacking attacks across multiple U.S. industries, targeting the networks of technology and manufacturing contractors, […]

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Commencing with strategy and scope, Security assessment will bring hope. With impact and projections calculated, Justification to the board will be validated. Welcome to part 2, of “3 Compelling Reasons to Invest in Cyber Security”.  In Part 1, I discussed assessing and prioritising your organisation’s risks as well as commencing a risk assessment. Elegant positive […]

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President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after he met with Congressional leaders about the government shutdown and border security in Washington, D.C., January 4, 2019. (Carlos Barria/REUTERS) In a piece just up for the Wall Street Journal (paywalled), I argue that President Trump’s pivot to Asia is shaping up to be more substantive and potentially transformative than […]

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