Five Steps for Becoming Ransomware Resilient

If you aren’t worried about ransomware, you should be. And if you are worried, you probably are not worried enough. According to Verizon’s 2021 Data Breach Investigation Report, ransomware attacks have doubled in the last 12 months. Cybercrime Magazine, meanwhile, predicts that a new ransomware attack will occur every 11 seconds in 2021, with global financial […]

What Are the Advantages of Hybrid Cloud?

Were you to tell anyone that cloud computing is growing, a “thanks Captain Obvious” retort is likely quick to follow. Anyone with a passing familiarity with technology knows that cloud computing is ascendant. Yet the scale of this shift is not always fully appreciated. It’s projected that the cloud industry will double in size between […]

What Are the Different Types of Vulnerability Assessment?

When you have something of value, the question of how to best protect it is never far from your mind. For today’s enterprises, few things are more valuable than the data they hold and manage. Keeping that precious information safe requires constant vigilance. One of the best ways to think about this is through the […]

What Are the Benefits of Cybersecurity Risk Assessment?

Cybercrime is a multi-trillion-dollar annual problem. If you think your organization isn’t large enough to worry about it, think again: Today’s advanced attackers are targeting companies up and down supply chains, attempting to leverage a single weak point into a treasure trove of valuable data. So how does one prevent such an outcome? Conducting cybersecurity risk assessment […]

What Are the Different Types of White Hat Penetration Testing?

If you want to understand where your defenses are vulnerable, actively testing those defenses under real-world conditions is invaluable. That’s the principle behind white hat penetration testing, which seeks to identify, exploit and analyze any security gaps within a computing system. “White hats” are similar to ethical hackers, as they attempt to use the tools […]

Top Tips for Conducting an Enterprise Vulnerability Assessment

If you’re reading this, you’re probably aware of the general idea behind a vulnerability assessment. In the plainest terms, it’s a process undertaken with the aim of identifying and prioritizing vulnerabilities within applications, systems and infrastructures. By following this process, organizations can limit the risks of exposures. Yet that straightforward definition belies a fairly complex […]

Why Cybersecurity Needs to Become the Top Priority for SME’s

When we think about data breaches, our minds tend to drift to the spectacular incidents that make national or international news. Yet while they rarely pop up in the press, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) — also known as small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) — are at even greater risk of a suffering serious breach […]