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Predictions: 2016 and beyond

Predictions: 2016 and beyond

Industry predictions for cyber-security are unlikely to achieve a consensus, but they do provide plenty of insights and recurring themes that serve as indicators of future trends, as the following edited forecasts reported by Tony Morbin demonstrate

Silver linings while clouds gather

Silver linings while clouds gather

There's no denying that cloud adoption is growing at a tremendous pace, along with a subsequent expansion of the threat landscape. Keeping mountains of data from numerous organisations on a third-party's servers might be a scary prospect for the security minded. But, Max Metzger asks, should we be worried?

Do your data policies stand up to scrutiny?

Do your data policies stand up to scrutiny?

Most companies are not ready or able to comply with the proposed new Data Protection Regulations, reports Roi Perez, while ignoring them is not an option given the prospect of heavy fines of up to €20 million

Securing data wherever it may be

Securing data wherever it may be

Data now resides on multiple devices in many locations. But, Kate O'Flaherty asks, is it out of control?

ICYMI: OS X most vulnerable? Bank SSL use; GDPR agreed; Dutch damn backdoors; Baltic security boost

ICYMI: OS X most vulnerable? Bank SSL use; GDPR agreed; Dutch damn backdoors; Baltic security boost

The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at Apple OS X vulnerability ranking; Banks still using SSL; GDPR agreed; Dutch oppose encryption backoors; Baltics boost national IT security

ICYMI: Madison extortion, Cyber-sec challenge, United bug-bounty, French intelligence, and Anonymous/ISIS spat

ICYMI: Madison extortion, Cyber-sec challenge, United bug-bounty, French intelligence, and Anonymous/ISIS spat

The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at suspected Madison extorortionists, Cyber-Sec challenge finals, bug-bounty criticism, French intelligence & Anonymous' ISIS twitter battle.

ICYMI: Ashley Madison; TalkTalk; Contactless theft; Experian hack; Marks & Spencer

ICYMI: Ashley Madison; TalkTalk; Contactless theft; Experian hack; Marks & Spencer

The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at possible Ashley Madison extortion campaign, analysing the TalkTalk attack, contactless card theft, opinion on the Experian hack and Marks & Spencer not a hack.

ICYMI: Yahoo passwords; Japanese airports; French Cyber-sec; Contactless theft; Dridex back

ICYMI: Yahoo passwords; Japanese airports; French Cyber-sec; Contactless theft; Dridex back

The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at Yahoo scraping passwords; Japanese airports hack; French CyberSec policy; SC in contactless theft; Dridex back

ICYMI: Aviation risk; netgear patch delay; legal threats; android malware variants; SSL weakness

ICYMI: Aviation risk; netgear patch delay; legal threats; android malware variants; SSL weakness

This week's In Case You Missed It (ICYMI): Aviation risk warning; netgear patch delay; vulnerability disclosure -legal threats; android SMS malware variants; SSL weakness exploited for phishing.

Extortion on the cards

Extortion on the cards

Ransomware is an attack unlike any other. Chances are you know about it pretty quickly after you've been infected but there is little you can do once you've been hit if you aren't prepared. Tom Reeve reports

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