Cybersecurity

Bridging the Gap in Cybersecurity Jobs

Cybersecurity education and the current need in the industry has its big gap. There is a need of integrating targeted and specific education with the risk management plan. It is believed that the field in cybersecurity is understaffed and that there is a need of 1 million jobs globally to be filled. New cybersecurity programs

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Warning All Corporate Executives, Cybersecurity Is Your Problem!

It’s official—2017 was a record year for massive data breaches. First and foremost, there was the Equifax disaster, which exposed the hyper-private data of millions of customers to cybercriminals. And then there was the Republic National Committee breach, which leaked the personal information of over 200 million American voters. And don’t forget the Uber scandal, which

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The Importance Of Cybersecurity Teams In Government Agencies

If a government agency’s purpose is to help the government move towards a more modern approach to service delivery, focused on citizens and innovation centered on using the latest and best technology there is—how important is it to have its own cybersecurity team in-house? The Digital Transformation Agency of Australia drives the digital information of

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Reeling From Cyberattacks, EU Revamps Their Future Plans

Two massive cyber attacks in May and April 2017, the Wannacry virus and the NoPetya attack on Ukraine, tested Europe’s cyber defenses and showed the EU sorely needs to upgrade its threat response. Both viruses exposed various loopholes in security protocols and the lack of countermeasures against the malicious applications. The WannaCry ransomware virus infected

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Here’s Why System Patch Updates And User Management Are Key

Every operating systems are not created perfectly. Every distributions are continuously updating for better and secured performance. As part of enforcing security management, it is also recommended to manage properly the file permissions for users. Hackers are always there searching for security holes that they can exploit. System updates help plug these holes,leaving the hackers

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5 Shocking Truths About Cybersecurity You Should Know

If you aren’t keen on updating your anti-virus solutions or your company isn’t keen on investing in cybersecurity, you might suddenly find yourself losing thousands of dollars or your company going bankrupt. Cybersecurity is not a joke. Here are five things you should know about cybersecurity and why you need to take it seriously. 5

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Check Out These Emerging Trends In Security And Network Technology

There was a time, not so long ago when networks and security were considered two separate entities, each possessing their own specific set of tools, approaches, and necessary skills. However, the scope and sophistication of today’s computer exploits have now fused them together into one protective platform known as network security, effectively integrating threat management into the

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Combining Security And Performance In Mobile Technology

Most people these days are using smartphones and tablets to research information on various products or services, and organizations who want to stay ahead in business can afford to miss this trend. Further, enterprises who fail to keep up with cybersecurity’s best practices in the mobile environment will likely experience more than a headache—it could

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The Quick And Dirty On Improving Mobile Devices

People spend a lot of time using their mobile devices—and they expect certain functions like a high definition camera and speedy response times. Software application and graphic user interface should always be updated. But having speed must have its consequences sometimes. Most often, network safety suffers because of speed. According to the “Mobile Security Index

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Check Out These Tips For Improving Data Security In Your Industry

Data security is one of the big issues for several industries nowadays. This issue made several companies lost a lot of money. Continuous cyber attacks contribute to the main problem of many companies and also the hackers keep on improving their skills to be able to launch a more sophisticated kind of attack. Talking about

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