GDPR: Who is responsible for what?
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Network Information Security (NIS) directive are already causing a flurry of activity among businesses. Who is ultimately responsible for...
How to Lose User Confidence and Jeopardize Security
Using up-to-date security software is pretty much at the top of recommended defense measures. Anti-virus and anti-phishing software filter out daily attacks from network communications. However, it is...
Smart buildings need cyber-resilience built-in
Internet of Things (IoT) and machine learning are coming together to bring about a sea change in how we use buildings, at home and in the office.
Importance of a Secure Defense for the World Cup in Russia
Major sporting events are always popular with businesses.
Authentication on PCs: Recommendations from Security Experts
Authentication is an important part of working on a computer, whether logging on, opening encrypted data or using web services like PayPal. Usernames and passwords still play an important role, even...
Encryption is Central to EU GDPR’s Demand for Privacy
Starting May 2018, any business offering goods and services to European Union (EU) citizens will have to comply with new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules.
Is an EU-wide IT security certification program on its way?
Measures for cybersecurity are to be regulated at the European level in the future, according to the mandate of the European Commission. IT products and services may pass through a voluntary...
Business Benefits of Staying Anonymous Online
A new report from UK anti-fraud organization CIFAS shows record levels of identity theft.
Going on Holiday? Don’t Forget to Pack Your VPN
People have become accustomed to using their mobile devices for the dual purposes of business and leisure.
Top Business Benefits of VPNs
President Donald Trump’s recent decision to overturn moves by the Obama administration to stop Internet service providers (ISPs) from selling everyone’s browsing data to advertisers and other third...