According to a flash survey of nearly 50 senior cybersecurity professionals taken at Optiv Security’s November OptivCon Virtual event. When asked, “What do you think is the greater threat to your business this holiday season: Ransomware or COVID-19?,” 60% of respondents said ransomware.
The Financial Times reports that the former head of the US National Security Agency has warned that the coronavirus pandemic has significantly increased cyber risk, with companies likely to face a growing number of attacks. Michael Rogers said “the attack surface has just
For the second year in a row, the FICO Cyber Risk Score was the clear-cut leader in Chartis's analysis of cyber risk quantification solutions. Chartis has FICO ranked above all competitors, in terms of completeness of offer and market potential. Chartis rated FICO "Best-in-Class"
ESET just launched its ESET Remote Workforce bundle of security products to help small and medium-sized businesses prevent ransomware and malicious threats to protect remote workers. Remote Work and Security: The bundle is specially designed to address the challenges businesses are facing with remote workers and
ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, has achieved Champion status for the second year in a row in the latest Cybersecurity Leadership Matrix 2020 from Canalys, improving upon 2019’s Matrix position with a focus on vendor growth and momentum beyond Europe. ESET was one of
You may have heard about Cyber Scores, but are not really sure how they are generated or what they really mean. A variety of firms provide cyber scores for managing the risk, but how can you be sure that your organization is using
Covid-19 has put us in uncharted territory. Business borders are now fluid and porous. Working from home is no longer reserved for the select few! It’s here to stay across the global enterprise and is the new normal for the entire workforce and
According to IDC, 70% of successful breaches originate from the endpoint. The JP Morgan breach, which exposed half of U.S. households and millions of small businesses, started with a compromised endpoint. Endpoints are the weakest link in the enterprise network security. Endpoint devices
The fintech sector has brought consumers an endless stream of modern offerings that have enabled them to ditch several outdated banking and lending products. Companies now have advanced B2B payment solutions at their fingertips, and online financial solutions have never been more convenient. But,
A report issued by the National Cyber Security Alliance, based on a Zogby Analytics survey of 1,008 small businesses with up to 500 employees, found that after suffering a data breach 10 percent went out of business, 25 percent had to file for