automation

Automation: Helping Speed Vulnerability Response

Automation can help organizations respond to vulnerabilities faster and improve their security posture Enterprises across the globe are recognizing the benefits of automation. From streamlining HR’s onboarding process to automating IT help ...
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compliance spending

Report: Increased Spending on Compliance Not Helping Security

A global survey of 750 IT decision-makers suggests that increased spending on compliance isn’t doing much to improve the security posture of organizations. Conducted by Vanson Bourne on behalf of Tanium, a ...
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cybersecurity

Cybersecurity: Chernobyl and its Cyber Lessons

Looking at cybersecurity through the lens of a nuclear disaster can help your organization be more prepared when emergencies arise HBO’s recent “Chernobyl” series, which re-told the story of the nuclear accident ...
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data privacy

How to Get Your Cyber-Hygiene House in Order

Here are four ways organizations can improve their cyber-hygiene and their overall security posture According to one study, 60% of IT professionals said their organization had suffered at least one serious security ...
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Implementing Zero Trust, One App at a Time

Implementing Zero Trust, One App at a Time

Is zero trust hype or real? Is implementing zero trust a worthwhile endeavor? During a session I attended at Akamai Edge World 2019 in Las Vegas earlier this month, the panel moderator ...
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DevSecOps Makes a Difference, but Uptake is Slow

DevSecOps Makes a Difference, but Uptake is Slow

A new study touts the benefits of DevSecOps practice for improving security posture, but finds it is slow to catch on in many organizations. The survey released this month from Sonatype, CloudBees, ...
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Insider Threats: Fear for Small Businesses

Insider Threats: A Big Fear for Small Businesses

In the list of things that keep SMB leaders awake at night, insider threats rate at the top. Here’s why this threat is far bigger for smaller companies. A recent report finds ...
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security

Survey Surfaces Range of Cybersecurity Disconnects

A new survey of 300 IT professionals working in organizations with 100 or more employees conducted by Syncsort, a provider of tools for managing large amounts of data, finds 85 percent are ...
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small business

6 Ways to Improve Your Security Posture Using Critical Security Controls

As we near the end of 2018, technology professionals and businesses alike are looking back on the last 12 months and evaluating highs and lows. For businesses, this can be an essential ...
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encryption

Good Leadership Results in Better Security Practices: James Comey’s Keynote Address to OpenText Enfuse 2018

“I made a mistake.” That’s how former FBI Director James Comey introduced himself to the audience attending the OpenText Enfuse 2018 conference in Las Vegas. I heard the murmurs around me, “Was ...
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