Opinion

Ponemon: Financial institutions not prepared to address cyber-attacks in encrypted traffic

Ponemon: Financial institutions not prepared to address cyber-attacks in encrypted traffic

Duncan Hughes explains how SSL decryption will increasingl be needed to ensure encrypted traffic does not become a facilitator for attackers.

Why hacking yourself is your best bet to keeping safe

Why hacking yourself is your best bet to keeping safe

Jason Hart says the best thing we can do to protect our business and personal lives from cyber-criminals looking to gain access to our information is to beat them to it with ethical hacking.

Getting smart - a joined up approach to beating the hackers

Getting smart - a joined up approach to beating the hackers

As data breaches become commonplace and organisations struggle to keep pace, Treavor Dearing explains why integration and collaboration among IT security vendors is emerging as the only viable solution to beat cyber-criminals once and for all.

Time to upgrade data loss prevention to DLP 2.0

Time to upgrade data loss prevention to DLP 2.0

Rui Biscaia discusses how companies can overcome the weaknesses in data loss programmes to make them relevant and effective again.

Yahoo! and the mega breaches that keep on happening

Yahoo! and the mega breaches that keep on happening

James Henry looks at the Yahoo! Incident within the context of other mega breaches to look at the trends and where security is failing.

Apprenticeships vs university

Apprenticeships vs university

Lawrence Jones explains how apprenticeships can help to develop the next generation of technical engineers and innovators.

Guccifer 2.0 and Russia's hidden agenda

Guccifer 2.0 and Russia's hidden agenda

Rob Sloan explains how the DNC hack was tied to Russian state hackers

Cyber-security - turning a threat into an opportunity for Poland

Cyber-security - turning a threat into an opportunity for Poland

Dr Joanna Świątkowska says that a comprehensive, multi-dimensional strategy in necessary for cyber-defence, and for Poland, the need for national defence is an opportunity to build an export business in cyber-security.

Biometric authentication - are the Brits too trusting of biometric security?

Biometric authentication - are the Brits too trusting of biometric security?

André Malinowski discusses his view on how Britain is too trusting of biometric security

Are hackers playing the fame game?

Are hackers playing the fame game?

Michael Marriott looks at how hackers are increasingly using tactics used by commercial organisations to raise their profile and publicise their 'business'.