Petya and Weaponized Malware: Is Ransomware the New DDoS Attack?Sep 18, 2017, 15:02 PM Ben Gane
Yesterday, Ivanti hosted a webinar focused on the latest global ransomware attack based on “Petya” malware. The featured speakers were Chris Goettl, Manager of Product Management for Security, and Phil Richards, Chief Security Officer at Ivanti...
Performance vs Security: two ways to have bothSep 18, 2017, 15:02 PM Ben Gane
This blog post is the second in a series that examines the results of a recent network security infrastructure survey conducted by SANS Institute. It highlights key takeaways for network and security operations professionals to consider...
One in five UK businesses suffered an IT hack in 2016Sep 18, 2017, 14:38 PM Ben Gane
Last year saw a surge in global companies including Yahoo, social giant LinkedIn and even the administration team of American presidential candidate, Hilary Clinton, suffered reputational damage due to significant IT hacks. However,...
Off-the-shelf ransomware used to target the healthcare sectorSep 18, 2017, 14:38 PM Ben Gane
In the past year, the Healthcare sector was one of the biggest industries that were hit by ransomware attacks. Being inclined to paying ransom to recover patient data, the Healthcare sector became a low hanging fruit for...
NSFOCUS Launches Global Threat Intelligence Platform to Defend Against Sophisticated Cyber AttacksSep 18, 2017, 14:37 PM Ben Gane
NSFOCUS, a global provider of intelligent hybrid security solutions, today announced the launch of its Global Threat Intelligence platform. In the world of cyber attacks, 2016 may go on record as the worst year the enterprise has ever seen.
No more hiding online; Chinese users must register under real namesSep 18, 2017, 14:37 PM Ben Gane
Freedom of speech and online privacy may soon be forgotten in China, as the government seeks methods to tighten control over content Chinese users share over the internet. The Cyberspace Administration...