Hackers held Travelex to ransom, demanding the firm pay $6m (£4.6m) before they unlock its systems. That has affected banks like Barclays, Lloyds and RBS, which use Travelex to provide their travel money services. And Travelex has refused to say when some services will be restored. In a statement, the foreign exchange firm said it…

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Forty-three percent of cyberattacks are aimed at small businesses, but only 14% are prepared to defend themselves, according to Accenture. These incidents now cost small businesses $200,000 on average, reveals insurance carrier Hiscox, with 60% of them going out of business within six months of being victimized. More than half of all small businesses suffered…

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According to the chief executive officer and co-founder of SentinelOne, Tomer Weingarten, “we believe our position in the visionaries’ quadrant validates our steadfast approach of prioritizing innovation, we were the first to unify EPP and EDR, the first to offer a cyber- warranty and are now the first to extend artificial intelligence based device protection…

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As companies evolve to satisfy an increasingly mobile global workforce, file sharing has become pivotal to the smooth running of any organisation. Yet, while sharing documents at the click of a button is great for productivity, it’s also all too easy to put business information at risk. File oversharing is a very real and serious…

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About a decade ago, organizations were hesitant to adopt cloud solutions, with many citing security concerns. Fast forward to 2019, and 81% of organizations have a multi-cloud strategy, spurred on by the desire for increased flexibility, usage-based spending and desire to respond to market opportunity with greater agility. In fact, organizations are embracing cloud solutions so much so…

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Many organizations are still struggling to fill out their digital security workforces. This task isn’t getting any easier with time, either. In a Tripwire-commissioned survey of 336 IT security professionals, four-fifths of respondents told Dimensional Research that they feel it’s gotten more difficult to hire skilled personnel since 2017. That’s a problem considering the fact that 85…

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The recent Tripwire blog ‘7 Habits of highly effective Vulnerability Management’ by Tim Erlin was a great read with some sage advice on the always relevant security topic of VM. I noticed, however, that although the seven points themselves were all Tim’s own, the title snappily paraphrased Steven Covey’s classic management book. This made me think. First…

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The introduction of virtualization technologies and growing usage of web-based applications are some of the factors that are supporting Network Security market to grow. Network security helps enterprises in securing communication pathway from unauthorized access and data misuse. There is increasing demand for advanced security services and integration of network security solutions with other security services to…

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