Security Controls News, Articles and Updates

SWIFT framework took effect 1 January

After a bevy of cyber-heists in 2017 - one at Bangladesh Bank that raked in US$ 80 million (£59 million) for the modern day bankrobber, the SWIFT Customer Security Controls Framework went into effect 1 January, 2018.

Don't neglect cyber-risks that physically walk in through the front door

Nathan King warns that some cyber-criminals still gain entry on two feet and stresses the need to test physical security controls.

IT pros lack key info to defend against cyber-attacks

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.

69% of users would avoid security controls to make big business deals

Some 69 percent of users would bypass security controls so they could win business.