Neither the FBI nor Apple looks good in the days following the postponement of a hearing on whether Apple should be forced to help the bureau crack open the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooters. The FBI's credibility is being questioned as Apple's security technology is being tarnished.
IDRBT Director Dr. Ramasastri says enterprises find managing data breaches increasingly difficult. Assembling pieces of the puzzle - technology, solutions, skills, compliance and security - needs an effective governance structure.
As ISMG's Data Breach Summit Asia 2016 in Bangalore wrapped up, security practitioners seemed excited to seek answers from experts on the challenges bothering them while putting a breach response plan in place.
ISMG's upcoming Data Breach Summit Asia in Bangalore will provide insights from industry thought-leaders on the best defense strategies for tackling future breaches. In the face of increasing targeted attacks, cyber extortion and the growing threat to critical infrastructure, there is plenty to discuss, debate and...
Dr. Sanjay Bahl has been appointed director general of CERT-In, according to inside sources. Security practitioners welcome the move and expect to see a new agenda and thrust on effective public private partnership.
Email security is a growing worry, despite the fact that phishing attacks and spam have been around for decades, says Vidur Apparao, CTO of Agari. In this video interview, he explains why DMARC is gaining ground as a viable way to shore up email defenses.
Automated threat intelligence sharing can significantly reduce the amount of time it takes organizations to identify, assess and react to attacks, according to new research from Johns Hopkins. Mark Clancy, CEO of Soltra, says automated information sharing with government and other sectors is catching on.
"Shadow IT" has long existed slightly under the radar of the enterprise IT and security organizations. The term describes business units that opt to embrace IT systems and applications, including SaaS apps, without the express consent and support of IT.
In the past, these transgressions have mainly been overlooked....
Unlike other security and breach reports, Verizon's Data Breach Digest is a collection of data breach investigation case studies from around the world. Verizon's Ashish Thapar elaborates on findings from this digest.
Financial services firms and healthcare institutions have been at the forefront of adopting encrypted email, simply because so much vital and sensitive information today naturally flows via email, Dave Wagner, CEO of ZixCorp, says in this video interview.
The Government of India will partner with the Maharashtra Police to train cybersecurity professionals to tackle cybercrime. NIELIT will take up the task of imparting cybersecurity and forensic training to nearly 60,000 personnel.
Warning: Too many voice over IP devices being used in enterprise environments have well-known default passwords or no security at all, thus leaving organizations at risk from covert surveillance and toll-fraud scammers, experts say.
New electronic payment methods lead to huge security challenges. Experts suggest initiatives including deploying standard security controls at all levels, mandatory breach disclosure, and sharing best practices to secure gateways.
The story around payment security in India is driven by the spurt of technology innovations in nontraditional payment channels that are seeing massive traction. SISA's 2016 Summit will look at innovation and the threat landscape.