2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: New Norms Expected in Threat Landscape

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: New Norms Expected in Threat Landscape

This post is part of an ongoing blog series examining “Sure Things” (predictions that are almost guaranteed to happen) and “Long Shots” (predictions that are less likely to happen) in cybersecurity in 2017. Here’s what we see coming on the threat landscape in 2017: Sure Things The ransomware business model moves to new platforms As [...]

Suggested Tips Auditors Need to Know About Cyber Security

Suggested Tips Auditors Need to Know About Cyber Security

We live in an age when social media, mobile devices and the Internet of things (IoT) dictate how we access, manage and communicate information. This technology is constantly changing and relatively complex in nature. Thus, it is essential that enterprises have a fully functional and effective information security program. The responsibility to ensure such a [...]

Will Your Business Be Competitive in 10 Years?

Will Your Business Be Competitive in 10 Years?

For a moment think about these statements: Technology has evolved and is evolving faster than ever before. My enterprise is facing unknown competitive threats. After considering these statements, how would you answer the question of whether your business will be competitive in 10 years? With the countless factors that exist across every sector, the question [...]

Tech Certifications Are Earning Cash Premiums, and Info/Cyber Security Certs Are the Hottest

Tech Certifications Are Earning Cash Premiums, and Info/Cyber Security Certs Are the Hottest

Why would an employer pay its tech workers extra cash for a skill or certification if they're already getting a salary and annual bonus? There are a dozen good reasons why, and they all share one thing in common: None would be necessary if the company's compensation structure and pay practices were agile enough to [...]

Tropic Trooper Targets Taiwanese Government and Fossil Fuel Provider With Poison Ivy

Tropic Trooper Targets Taiwanese Government and Fossil Fuel Provider With Poison Ivy

Taiwan has been a regular target of cyber espionage threat actors for a number of years. Reasons for Taiwan being targeted range from being one of the sovereign states of the disputed South China Sea region to its emerging economy and growth with Taiwan being one of the most innovative countries in the High-Tech industry [...]