In a world that increasingly revolves around data, security is key. Unfortunately, too often organisations do not take security seriously. Big tech giants like Facebook allow firms such as Cambridge Analytica to syphon away 50 million user profiles, while the average Internet of Things device is so easy to hack that a kid can do it, even if it is meant to be a highly-secure … [Read more...] about Data Security: The Importance of End-to-End Quantum-Resistant Encryption
Our right to keep our data safe and within our control has never been more important than it is today. That's because every single day, millions of us share data, be it photos, videos, and loads of information that may seem insignificant, but can have grave consequences should it fall into the wrong hands. Businesses share sensitive data that, if compromised, can put their … [Read more...] about The Future of Data Security Should Be in Your Hands
As a business owner, there is a lot you have to worry about every single day. This includes supervising employees, completing accounting functions, pleasing customers and much more. However, there are certain things that could go wrong at any given time without warning. Some of these threats will be unseen until it's too late. This is certainly the case with digital threats to … [Read more...] about 5 Alternative Means of Identifying Cyber Security Threats
For many businesses, cloud storage has become the new norm for storing and sharing files across departments. It's highly convenient and gives employees access to data across multiple devices wherever they are. As more and more options become available, more and more of our personal and confidential business data gets stored on the cloud. But just how secure is that … [Read more...] about How Secure is Your Cloud Computing?
On October 21, 2016 a sophisticated Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attack was launched that left customers of Amazon, Netflix, Twitter, and more without service, multiple times throughout the day. TechTarget reported that the attack was leveled against Dyn, a Domain Name System (DNS) provider that services those brands, along with many others. One of the contributing … [Read more...] about Five Skillsets Needed for Securing IoT Today