Second annual international survey of information security professionals finds global confidence in ability to accurately assess cyber-risk dropped 12 percentage points over 2016.
Updated: The president's Commission on Enhancing National Cyber-security today released a 100-page report that called for greater cooperation between the government, the private sector, educational institutions and even individual Americans with the goal of protecting and defending the nation's critical cyber infrastructure.
Security is often closely associated with standards and regulations, and there's an assumption that if you are compliant, by default you are secure. That's a dangerous assumption says Nadav Shatz.
One of Europe's foremost specialists in securing the technology that controls critical infrastructure, Mark Carolan, believes information security pros should be worried about ICS in their infrastructure.
When you undertake an acquisition, cyber-security must be a top integration priority. If left to fester, it will eventually catch you out says Ian Kayne.
Nearly half of hiring managers in IT expect more demand in 2017 than they did in 2016.
The Chinese Government has passed a new law which enforces further restrictions on the internet freedoms of its internet surfing population. While foreign businesses say this shuts them out, the Chinese government has insisted this law is purely to arm its country with stronger cyber-security protections.
GCHQ-certified programme will quickly give students cutting-edge cyber-security skills to help make UK the safest place to live and do business online.
Companies should spend less time worrying about meeting minimal requirements for cyber-security compliance, and concentrate more on how to protect their most sensitive operations, according to experts speaking today at SC Congress Chicago.
Nearly half of UK organisations (47 percent) feel they have insufficient skills in-house to deal with the current cyber-threat landscape.
It's official — there are now more millennials than baby boomers and their influence on information security is starting to have its impact, according to a recent report from LaunchTech that was commissioned by Forcepoint.
Kaspersky Lab says young cyber-security talent should be used to the industry's advantage, but education and businesses must first provide more programmes and roles to pave the way for new generations.
Henrik Kiertzner asks how will the UK's departure from the European Union impact cyber-security?
Bhupender Singh discusses how Big Data is adding a new paradigm to cyber-security
More than half of cyber-security professionals find it difficult to highlight possible security system weaknesses for senior management, while the rest find it more difficult to admit something has gone wrong.
A report by the Australian Cyber-Security Centre says that the misuse and over-hyping of cyber-security terms has hampered the public's ability to understand cyber-security issues.
The era of silver bullet point solutions has created major problems for cyber-security management - from operations to intelligence and response. Skybox Security EMEA VP Justin Coker looks at how integrated security analytics are taking up the challenge.
New study found UK consumers use fewer mobile apps out of cyber-security concerns.
A new online cyber-risk tool has been produced to allow organisations to assess their cyber-security strengths and weaknesses.
At a rally in Virginia, Donald Trump pledged to make cyber-security a top priority.
For some time women have been underrepresented in technology, but a new programme seeks to change that by connecting women in technology.
Clinton pinned hacks at the Democratic National Conference (DNC) on Russia while Trump said attribution is not clear.
No countries are cyber ready. That was the message from Melissa Hathaway, author of the Cyber Readiness Index and former presidential advisor at the first opening plenary speech at CYBERSEC 2016.
High-Tech Bridge CEO Ilia Kolochenko advised a crowd at today's FT Cyber-Summit that we should all "keep is simple", as most breaches happen due to "obvious" mistakes.
More than half (54 percent) of CEOs in European companies are taking responsibility for cyber-security as it is now considered to be an executive responsibility.
HutZero, a first of its kind boot camp designed to help budding cyber-security entrepreneurs turn their ideas into viable business opportunities, opened last Friday. The entrepreneurs will now begin the three-month long mentorship programme to help realise their ideas.
Mark Kedgley looks at how cyber-security technology is marketed and the recurring disconnect between product investment and incremental improvements in information security effectiveness.
The cyber-security industry suffers from a lack of gender diversity with an estimated 10 percent of the global information security workforce being women.
China has signaled an interest in a global approach to developing the country's cyber-security standards for foreign technology companies.
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