Cyber Threats

There has been a sharp increase in hacking and malware attacks on financial institutions in the first six months of 2016, particularly on institutions with revenues below $35 million, Beazley has said in a report. Beazley has published its Beazley Breach Insights report for July 2016 based on its response to customer data breaches, Beazley […]

American supercomputer manufacturer, Cray has partnered with Deloitte’s Advisory Cyber Risk Services  to introduce Cyber Reconnaissance and Analytics for threat analysis in a business network. Available as a subscription-based offering, the analytics suite aims at helping organizations, combat cyber-attacks and defend unauthorized cyber penetrations. It claims to provide detailed, actionable information on potential threat vectors, create risk […]

On June 15, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) jointly issued final guidance on how the private sector and government will communicate cyber threat data and defensive measures under the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA).  Enacted at the end of 2015, CISA aims to identify and mitigate potential cyber […]

Internet security company Netsafe, in its 2015 report, estimated cyber-crime as totalling between $250m and $400m annually. Photo / Thinkstock The big company was busily preparing its tender document for a major project – unaware spying eyes from a foreign country were watching through a cyber-security infiltration of their network. Leon Fouche, business and accountancy […]

Internet ubiquity and cybersecurity are two sides of the same coin. The rising number of internet users in India—which crossed 400 million this year—has been accompanied by growing cyber crimes, resulting in a 19-fold increase over the last 10 years, according to a report by IndiaSpend. Against this backdrop, the imperative for cybersecurity has never […]

Job Description: Function: U. S. IndiaAERS Service Area: AnalyticsService Line/ Market Offering: Vigilant Cyber ThreatManagementWork Location: Hyderabad/ Bangalore Role/ Job Description: Experience in information security and controls. Should have played a lead role in client engagements (global exposure). Exposure to methodologies, such as OWASP preferred. Information Security Audit. Penetration Testing – Network, Host, Applications (Ethical […]

The growing cyber skills gap is set to have major consequences for UK businesses, according to a new study. More than 75% of the CIOs that took part in the Robert Half survey said they believed unless something serious was done, their businesses wouldn’t have the skills to cope with a cyber attack. “There is […]