I have a sense that 100% of my business associates, and the entire online community of CTOvision.com and OODAloop.com are not the least bit surprised at what is in new cyber threat warnings from the Department of Treasury's Office of Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) and the independent Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). In fact, after reading their latest alert … [Read more...] about Nation’s Financial Heavyweights Issue Cyber Warning
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Read why George V. Hulme says that healthcare data breach could be worse in 2020 than in 2019 on Security Boulevard : New research estimates, after all the breach data, is tallied, that by the end of 2019, healthcare-related data breaches will cost the industry $4 billion, and respondents to a recent survey expect those numbers to only increase in the year ahead. Black Book … [Read more...] about U.S. Healthcare Data Breach Cost $4 Billion in 2019. 2020 Won’t Be Any Better
Over the course of 2019, 36% of the incidents that CrowdStrike investigated were most often caused by ransomware, destructive malware or denial of service attacks, revealing that business disruption was often the main attack objective of cybercriminals. Another notable finding in the new CrowdStrike Services Report shows a large increase in dwell time to an average of 95 days … [Read more...] about Cyber attackers turn to business disruption as primary attack objective
Read why Jai Vijayan says that adopting cloud or any technology change can create gaps in enterprise Security on Dark Reading : Many businesses that are transitioning to public cloud environments, microservices architectures, and 5G networks are creating new blind spots in the attack surface for criminals to leverage, according to a new report from Radware. The security vendor … [Read more...] about Cloud Adoption & Technology Change Create Gaps in Enterprise Security
While organizations of all sizes have benefited from the efficiencies and conveniences of taking their business digital, it’s not without risks. Cybersecurity in today’s hyperconnected world is a necessity for large, medium and small businesses alike. Smaller businesses may be more prone to cyberattacks as they typically have fewer resources dedicated to cybersecurity. One of … [Read more...] about How Small Businesses Can Improve Cybersecurity Without Breaking the Bank