Cybersecurity - After over a decade of helping growing organizations address hiring challenges and labor shortages, I know a talent crisis when I see one. The numbers are alarming: while the world has moved online, the supply of professionals to protect us hasn't kept up. The annual cost of cybercrime is expected to reach $6 trillion by [...]
More firms say they prioritise cybersecurity, but a significant number are still putting themselves at risk by not doing enough. With a daily deluge of cyberattacks, hacking incidents, data breaches and malware campaigns, it appears that – finally – many organisations now understand that cybersecurity is an important issue that needs to be taken seriously [...]
If hospitals don't take cybersecurity seriously, a series of small issues could be as bad as a major cyberattack like WannaCry, warns NHS Digital chief. Healthcare providers risk 'death by a thousand cuts' if they take a poor approach to implementing cybersecurity and protecting networks and patient data. The UK's National Health Service employs 1.2 [...]
Organizations must think about how they can use white hat hackers and protect their critical assets. If organizations want to get ahead of cybersecurity threats, or at least not fall too far behind malicious actors, they need to start thinking about IT security differently. That was a key takeaway from two keynote speakers at the CDW [...]
The government shutdown means that contracted cybersecurity employees are not being paid, and thus not working, which has negative effects on safety of information, especially at smaller organizations.
The financial services industry is feeling the impact of the digital revolution. Maintaining growth and profitability is an enormous challenge for banks as they need to keep tinkering with the customer experience, not only to provide financial services for their customers, but also to stay more relevant in customer’s lives and keep their attention. [...]
Big data analytics professionals are making use of preventative technologies, as well as managed detection and response services. Companies use these to deal with the constantly evolving, sophisticated cyberthreats caused by the increased amounts of data being generated on a daily basis. Technological innovation has taken the economy by storm, and every progressive business must embrace it in order to [...]