We consider the key trends that will define 2018’s key business challenges… Plagued by cyber-attacks and skills shortages...
Hackers prey on complacency like thieves checking cars in a parking lot: They don’t have to break windows if you leave the doors unlocked. They bet organisations won’t make simple software updates, [...]
The bull market for bitcoin is catching a lot of attention. Most notably among hackers. This is why the cost of a ransomware attack was expected to grow 1500 percent between 2015 and 2017 to a predicted [...]
It’s become a fact of life that hackers might lock down your computer, blocking access to your most valuable data, and vowing to free it only if you pay up. Ransomware is nothing new, but it’s profitable, [...]
When CentaurWipe infected hundreds of companies in December 2016, IT departments were left flat-footed. Named for its dual attack of locking down devices while systematically erasing files, CentaurWipe [...]
In theory, your disaster recovery plan works perfectly. But have you told your staff about it? Creating the plan isn’t enough. DR decisions made in the board room must be communicated effectively to [...]
Ransomware is wreaking havoc. An attack against Maersk cost the shipping company hundreds of millions of pounds. HBO was told to pay up or hackers would spill stolen emails and episodes of some of HBO’s [...]
Data breaches can trigger fines, deflate stock prices, irreparably damage reputations, lose customers and attract more cyberattacks. But they don’t have to. By responding quickly and decisively at the [...]