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61% of cybersecurity teams are understaffed

In a climate where remote work became more prevalent‚ÄĒand in some cases, mandatory‚ÄĒthose citing ‚Äúlimited remote work possibilities‚ÄĚ as a reason for leaving their cybersecurity role saw a six-percentage point decline (45%) compared to the year before. Though the cybersecurity workforce was mainly spared the pandemic devastation experienced by other sectors, the survey found that […]

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A battle cry for SMBs to address cybersecurity

If cybersecurity is a new concept for the business, first take the necessary steps to follow best practises, as set out by the¬†NIST Cybersecurity framework, as a minimum. Furthermore, to enhance the organisation‚Äôs overall security maturity, there are 4 key categories that need to be addressed: cyber strategy and risk, network security, endpoint security, and […]

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The realities of working in and pursuing a career in cybersecurity

‚ÄúOne of the biggest challenges we have in cybersecurity is an acute lack of market awareness about what cybersecurity jobs entail,‚ÄĚ said¬†Clar Rosso, CEO of¬†(ISC)¬≤. ‚ÄúThere are wide variations in the kinds of tasks entry-level and junior staff can expect. Hiring organizations and their cybersecurity leadership need to adopt more mature strategies for building teams. […]

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Alarming Cybersecurity Stats: What You Need To Know For 2021

The year 2020 broke all records when it came to data lost in breaches and sheer numbers of cyber-attacks on companies, government, and individuals. In addition, the sophistication of threats increased from the application of emerging technologies such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, and 5G,  and especially from greater tactical cooperation among hacker groups and […]

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Why taking the cybersecurity initiative can win you business

Consumers seem somehow unable or unwilling to protect themselves. But our research reveals an interesting knock-on effect from this: consumers welcome organizations who take the security initiative ‚Äď and actively move their business to them. Good security is good for business This situation is a huge opportunity for organizations to make security a differentiator. Our research reveals […]

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Alan Turing’s £50 banknote officially unveiled

Regular Naked Security readers will know we‚Äôre huge fans of Alan Turing OBE FRS. He was chosen in 2019 to be the¬†scientist featured¬†on the next issue of the Bank of England‚Äôs biggest publicly available banknote, the bullseye, more properly Fifty Pounds Sterling. (It‚Äôs called a bullseye because that‚Äôs the tiny, innermost circle on a dartboard, also known as […]

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FCC Boots Chinese Telecom Companies, Citing Security

he Federal Communications Commission‚Äôs (FCC) Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau on March 12 identified five Chinese companies they said posed a threat to U.S. national security. These companies are: Huawei Technologies Co., ZTE Corp., Hytera Communications Corp., Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co. and Dahua Technology Co. The declaration, according to the FCC, is in accordance […]

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Understand the core Concepts of Information Assurance & InfoSec

Today‚Äôs world uses the information for a variety of purposes. City officials install traffic signals with traffic movement information, and accounting professionals use revenue and expenditure information to calculate annual earnings. So, experts established different domains intending to secures information. Such domains are Information security,¬†Cybersecurity, and¬†Ethical hacking. more on: Information Security VS Cybersecurity VS Ethical […]

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The cyber security risks of working from home

Luke Irwin Organisations have had to overcome countless challenges during the pandemic, but one that has continued to cause headaches is IT security for home workers. A remote workforce comes with myriad dangers, with employees relying on their home networks ‚Äď and sometimes their own devices ‚Äď and without the assurance of a member of […]

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How a push to remote work could help fix cybersecurity’s diversity problem

When Rinki Sethi heard that her 7th grade daughter applied to take a technology innovation class as an elective, she was thrilled. Sethi, who joined Twitter in September as its chief information security officer, said one of her passions is getting more young women interested in technology. But when her daughter found out that she […]

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Starting your cybersecurity career path: What you need to know to be successful

A comprehensive guide to getting started in cybersecurity

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The Smartest Person in the Room: The Root Cause and New Solution for Cybersecurity

However, Espinosa‚Äôs hard-earned experience is not simply limited to the boardroom. In his latest book,¬†‚ÄėThe Smartest Person in the Room: The Root Cause and New Solution for Cybersecurity‚Äô, Espinosa shares his decades of experience in the fast-paced world of IT Security. The decades of combined experience can practically be felt dripping through the pages as […]

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Cybersecurity Best Practices for 2021

CYBERSECURITY: It’s not just a good idea. Register to learn more.

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EU leaders aim at boosting defense and security, including cybersecurity

During the recent video conference of the members of the European Council (25-26 February 2021), NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg highlighted the importance to define a strategy to boost defense and security. ‚ÄúWe want to act more strategically, to defend our interests and to promote our values.‚Ä̬†said Charles Michel, President of the European Council.¬†‚ÄúWe will step […]

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Cybersecurity Standards

Browse Cyber Security Standards in the leading UK and international cyber security standards bookstore

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What Are the Advantages of Using Pay by Phone Casinos?

New casinos launch online often and as the choice for these sites grows, so does the variety of payment options. Not long ago, many online casinos were limited to credit/debit cards and very few e-Wallets. Today, there is a broad range of payment options accepted by online casinos. One payment method, nonetheless, has become quite […]

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5 Top Technology Tips for 21st Century College Students

Take Care of College Technology Addiction Due to technology‚Äôs entertaining nature, you are likely to spend more than the recommended amount of time on it. If you find yourself taking more than 5 hours daily on social media websites, that is already a sign that you are leading towards technology addiction. In such a case, you […]

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Some of the must have titles to improve tactical level Cyber Security acumen

Black Hat Go: Go Programming For Hackers and Pentesters 2) Real-World Bug Hunting: A Field Guide to Web Hacking 3) Web Security for Developers: Real Threats, Practical Defense 4) The Linux Command Line 5) The Car Hacker’s Handbook 6) Rootkits and Bootkits 7) Practical Malware Analysis 8) Metasploit 9) Hacking

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Top 10 events and conferences in cyber

Knowing which events to go to can be a bit of a minefield and the pandemic hasn‚Äôt helped matters. Remember when we could meet face-to-face and network? Seems like a long time ago. Despite this fact, the importance of conferences is vital for any industry and organisers are doing their upmost to ensure we are […]

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Presidential Cybersecurity and Pelotons

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