Adam Vincent discusses why phishing attacks continue to dominate the cyber-security landscape, why companies are still falling for them and how attacker profiling can help protect against them.
Chris Welch discusses what healthcare organisations in the UK should be doing to protect themselves against cyber-attacks.
Nearly half (45 percent) of NHS trusts scan for application vulnerabilities just once a year. Less than eight percent do so on a daily basis.
Wieland Alge discusses how businesses must adapt their security methods in response to the growing number of targeted, multi-vector attacks taking place
Kristine Olson-Chapman advises senior executives and IT security professionals on how to manage the challenges of cyber-security by using a risk-based approach
Despite unique attacks on their sector, IT professionals in retail are overconfident in their ability to quickly collect data needed to identify and remediate cyber-attacks.
Most security executives have confidence in protecting their businesses from cyber-attacks despite experiencing about two to three effective attacks per month at the average company.
A Chinese cyber-attack targeting a US Defence Department contractor was linked to the OPM hack.
Nearly half of consumers see Artificial Intelligence as having a positive impact on society, compared to seven percent who do not.
CyberArk's 10th annual Global Advanced Threat Landscape Survey conducts research on global enterprises and whether they are learning from cyber-attacks and what priorities are being influenced.
A survey recently conducted by Imperva showed that 36 percent of surveyed companies have experienced security incidents involving malicious employees in the past 12 months.
On average, a single cyber-security incident now costs large businesses US $861,000 (£652,000). Meanwhile, small and medium businesses (SMBs) pay $86,500 (£65,500).
An outcome of the growing use of encryption technology to keep network data safe is an increase in cyber-attacks.
The growth of state sponsored and APT cyber-attacks on the US government has triggered a much needed response by the US National Security Agency's (NSA) Information Assurance Directorate (IAD).
DNS attacks are costing businesses more than $1 million (£702K), however 25 percent of organisations still are not implementing any kind of basic security software
Cyber-attacks against web applications are increasing, yet security budgets for developers remain low.
A panel Tuesday at SC Congress Atlanta delved into a debate over how serious the threat is posed by ransomware.
According to Germany's domestic intelligence agency, Russia was most likely responsible for the major cyber-attack on the Bundestag last year, forcing computer systems to be on hiatus for days.
Cyber-attacks from US-based IP addresses have reached the highest point in the last three years.
To fly under the radar of security systems, hackers are increasingly using PowerShell, a scripting language inherent in Microsoft systems.
Claus Rosendal says financial services are a hot target for cyber-criminals, and observes that they may consistently gain access via remote workers.
Over 18 million user credentials have been found on a server of a Japanese company who let Chinese hackers use it in their attacks.
Seven of Sweden's top online newspapers were disabled for several hours this past weekend after a series of apparent Distributed Denial of Service attacks, the Agence France-Presse has reported.
Over two thirds (72 percent) of cyber-attacks are not reported by businesses in the UK
To quickly detect an occurring cyber-attack on endpoints, there are seven important security controls required to be put in place by a wide variety of security regulations.
For the second year running, cyber-attacks are the top threat perceived by businesses. Data breaches took second place on the list, up one place from 2015.
Hacking sources are proliferating so organisations need to understand their risk of political or ideological attack, install proactive security defences and be able to detect and contain threats quickly,says Dan Holden.
At least 2.07 million data sets with personal information have been leaked or feared leaked from 140 organisations in Japan during 2015.
Technology, which can offer scale, speed and simplicity, needs to be adopted and, importantly, the benefits need to be understood by the board so that time and education is a dedicated part of staff training says Richard Olver.
A previously patched Joomla zero-day vulnerability is experiencing attacks that were found in the wild. Website admins are being urged to update the issue as soon as possible.