2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: Sure Things and Long Shots


This year’s Cybersecurity Predictions blog series examined 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 a round-up of what cybersecurity experts from Palo Alto Networks predict for 2017. Be sure to click into each post for even more predictions. [...]

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: Successful Ransomware Attack Causes Critical Infrastructure Downtime


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. It’s time again to make our annual cybersecurity predictions, and this year, I have the pleasure of doing two! Since my Magic [...]

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: Automation and Playbook Models Take On Key Roles in Threat Intelligence Sharing


Threat intelligence sharing among vendor and industry peers has come a long way, and in 2017 there will be more opportunities than ever to demonstrate its value; especially as conversations around sharing intelligence between the public and private sectors continues. Crossing the Last Mile With Threat Intelligence Security vendors and white hat researchers continuously seek [...]

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: Recruiters Search for Cyber Talent Outside of Security


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.   Cybersecurity is facing a shortage of qualified professionals to occupy the many openings within the sector. Earlier this year, Forbes and [...]

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: Japan Confronts SMB Cyber Resiliency, Anticipating Tokyo 2020


This post is part 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.  In Japan there is much hype around the 2020 Summer Olympics and the expectation that the event will create new business opportunities. There [...]

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: Service Providers Confront IoT Security


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.  Based on the trends we are seeing within the mobile industry, here are some predictions for 2017: Sure Thing: Cyberattackers will target [...]