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Cyber security still a learning curve for most companies

Cyber security still a learning curve for most companies

Poor network visibility, outdated security tools, a skills shortage and a lack of control in the cloud are just some of the reasons companies are struggling with cyber-security, say two new reports.

WorldPay hacker sentenced to 11 years for role in £6 million scheme

WorldPay hacker sentenced to 11 years for role in £6 million scheme

An Estonian man, who helped hack payment processor RBS WorldPay in 2008, has now been sentenced to 11 years in prison for his involvement in the £5.9 (US$ 9.4 million) scheme.

Win32/Crowti ransomware is on the rise

Features

ICYMI: Internet of Things bugs, Apple woes in China and the CISO shelf-life

ICYMI: Internet of Things bugs, Apple woes in China and the CISO shelf-life

This week's In Case You Missed It column looks at the Internet of Things, Apple's troubles in China and a strongly worded goodbye note by the outgoing head of GCHQ.

Control systems are under attack: 4SICS

Control systems are under attack: 4SICS

Control systems are visible on the internet and under attack from dedicated malware, but vendors are not providing adequate security.

ICYMI: Poodle, hacking smart meters and spending big on cyber security

ICYMI: Poodle, hacking smart meters and spending big on cyber security

This week's In Case You Missed It column looks at a new SSL flaw, attacks on smart meters, FBI's problem with phone encryption and the bank that is spending £310 million on cyber security.

Opinion

Step by step through the 'Phishing Kill Chain'

Step by step through the 'Phishing Kill Chain'

Stop the kill-chain higher up to increase chances fo preventing an attack says Patrick Peterson.

Combating 'malvertising'

Combating 'malvertising'

Web sites that take advertising need to protect against inadvertently delivering malware to their users, before, during and after an attack, explains Terry Greer-King.

Should flexible working result in flexible security?

Should flexible working result in flexible security?

Flexible working can bring security pitfalls, according to Imation's Nick Banks.

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As enterprises look to take advantage of the cloud, they need to understand the importance of safeguarding their confidential and sensitive data in cloud environments. With the appropriate security safeguards, such as fine-grained access policies, a move to the cloud is as, or more, secure than an on-premise data storage.


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