Unsecured remote access accounted for 29.7% of network compromises in 2016, more than double than the year prior, according to findings from the Trustwave Global Security Report.
Source: 2017 Trustwave Global Security Report
The number of incidents in corporate and internal network environments increased from 41% in 2015 to 43% in 2016, indicating companies need to review and improve network security controls to ensure their data is guarded against cyber-attacks.… Read on
As the saying goes, “Fool me once…”
Businesses that fail to secure their networks from known exploits will continue to be targeted by malware attacks. Yesterday, those who didn’t learn this lesson during the recent WannaCry fiasco got a malicious reminder to regularly update network security and patch their OS.… Read on
It’s been a busy couple of days in the world of cybersecurity. On Friday, two of the largest grocery store chains in the United States – Albertson’s and SuperValu – announced that their payment systems had been hacked. … Read on
Ben Kepes has a post on Forbes arguing that security statistics show that we need to reinvent enterprise IT. Of course, we’ve all seen the reports about Target, Michael’s and other high-profile retailers whose security has been breached. … Read on
As reported by numerous media outlets, Minneapolis-based retailer, Target, alerted consumers that 40 million credit and debit card accounts may have been affected by a recent data breach.
Forty million cards! Think about that for a minute. That’s the equivalent of every resident of California having a credit or debit card compromised.… Read on