IIoT, Mobile and Cloud Security Take Center Stage at RSAC 2017
The RSA Conference (RSAC) is a regular highlight in the IT security calendar.
A priority on today’s to do list: Please secure remote access once and for all!
Most IT devices have some form of remote access, whether via web browser or app. As long as devices are accessed by an authorized user from within an internal network, this isn’t a problem....
Careful Connections are Key to Mitigating Cyber-Attacks on IIoT Systems
Energy plants and factories have always been prime targets for delivering a devastating setback and psychological blow against an enemy.
Top 5 security vulnerabilities are always the same
The research and analyst firm techconsult issued a summary of the five major security vulnerabilities in SMEs and public organizations in Germany at the start of 2017. Their annual study...
Mitigating Retail Vulnerabilities
Retailers are top targets for cybercriminals.
The IoT gateway next door
Internet of things products are small, networked and unfortunately have almost always little or no security. Sometimes this is down to a lack of willingness by the manufacturer but it is also partly...
Protecting virtual worlds of data in motion
Corporate IT departments are struggling to manage all the data now residing in the cloud. More and more information is flowing non-stop between physical mobile/Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)...
Does more surveillance offer more protection?
The trend towards greater state surveillance has become even more obvious since Edward Snowden’s revelations. Governments frequently justify such invasions of their citizens’ privacy as...
Lack of encryption is putting customer data at risk
Security investigators believe hackers behind the Yahoo data breach may have exploited a failure to use proper encryption. If this proves true, then many more organizations may be putting customer...
Mobile Banking Apps: How Safe are They?
Mobile banking apps are set to bring seismic changes to the banking industry.