One of the distinguishing features of the technological revolution, especially in the recent past has been rapid digitization, across sectors, which has no doubt has been beneficial to the respective...
May 30, 2023
A recent study conducted by Fortinet revealed that although 78% of organizations felt prepared for ransomware attacks, 50% still fell victim to them. The report is based on a global survey of 569...
May 03, 2023
In today's digital world, cybersecurity threats are a constant threat to businesses of all sizes. With more and more business processes and data being moved online, enterprises must take proactive...
Apr 28, 2023
Running a business can be a risky affair, especially when it comes to ensuring compliance with industry regulations and standards. An information security gap assessment, or gap analysis, is a...
Apr 23, 2023
The world has become increasingly interconnected with the advent of new technologies and the internet. While this has brought about many benefits, it has opened up new avenues for cybercriminals to...
Apr 18, 2023
Over the past few years, the landscape of cybersecurity has undergone significant changes, marked by the emergence of new threats and technologies, as well as the obsolescence of old ones. In today'...
Apr 14, 2023
A recent study by Fortinet highlights that the shortage of cybersecurity skills is causing critical IT positions to remain unfilled, which in turn is increasing the cyber risks for organizations,...
Apr 04, 2023
In today's interconnected world, cybersecurity is an issue that affects organizations of all sizes and industries. With the increasing use of technology, cybercrime is becoming more sophisticated,...
Mar 26, 2023
Global ransomware attempts, IoT malware, and crypto-jacking attacks have increased alarmingly over the last 1 year according to a recent study by Cybersecurity firm SonicWall. Acccording to the firm...
Mar 01, 2023
India has emerged as the fastest-growing major economy in the world, with a real gross domestic product growth rate of 6.84% in 2022. It currently resides at the forefront of leading the global...
Feb 24, 2023
Ransomware attacks are a significant threat to India’s Economy today, given rapid growth, Geopolitical scenario, and digitization, making it an attractive target for cybercriminals. India’s growing...
Feb 22, 2023
Chief Risk Officers often seek transformation programs that offer visibility and insights while these are getting implemented across the organization; hence instead of driving Cyber Security...
Jan 30, 2023
Cybersecurity is experiencing a fierce conflict between hackers and security experts as a result of the exponential growth in technology. On the other hand, tech-savvy criminals are upskilling...
Jan 18, 2023
Imagine a patient is under doctor’s orders to use a wearable device. The device monitors the patient’s progress and integrates that data with her personal health records. A third-party service...
Dec 09, 2022
India owns the third-largest startup ecosystem in the world, valued at $340.79 billion. With a YoY growth rate of 15% since 2018, the country is home to 75,000 startups and 107 unicorns as of 2022....
Dec 08, 2022
In tech industries critical messages need to be repeated often. Sometimes they can be complicated, so we reach for analogies to make messaging, particularly around problem-solving, more relatable....
Nov 10, 2022
As the emphasis on digital transformation has increased, the Zero Trust concept is increasingly gaining traction among enterprises, indicates a recent survey of nearly 1,500 IT decision makers and...
Aug 02, 2022
Appknox, a mobile security testing platform has recently conducted security research that revealed that more than 75% of the top 100 Indian Android apps contained critical security risks, which puts...
Jun 28, 2022
Even cybercriminals are embracing subscription-based business models aggressively, as many illicit organisations are now providing Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS), a new type of malicious subscription...
Jun 24, 2022
Ransomware is one of the top threats facing organizations and individuals today. In fact, according to a recent survey, 85% of organizations are more worried about a ransomware attack than any other...
Jun 16, 2022
The traditional network perimeter has been replaced with multiple edge environments that include WAN, multi-cloud, data center, Internet of Things (IoT), and home and other remote workspaces. All of...
Jan 11, 2022
A new campaign exploited Microsoft's digital signature verification to steal user credentials and sensitive information of over 2,000 victims in 111 countries, including India, and counting, a report...
Jan 06, 2022
The Supreme Court-appointed technical committee, probing the Pegasus spyware snooping allegations, has issued a public notice seeking details from people who may have felt their mobile devices may...
Jan 03, 2022
Enterprises rely on insightful customer trends derived from big data every time a user is connected to the internet. Their personal information combined with usage patterns is tracked by mobile...
Dec 28, 2021
In a statement, Microsoft's Security Response Center (MSRC) has confirmed a NotLegit bug in the Azure cloud that may have exposed the data of several of its users. Microsoft's validation came after...
Dec 24, 2021
The world of data regulation is complex and vast. Laws often vary from region to region and country to country, governing where companies store data and where that data can reside while in transit....
Dec 24, 2021
For many business leaders around the world, there’s been no hard-and-fast decision on whether or when the majority of employees will return to an in-person office space. Companies are hearing a...
Dec 09, 2021
Over the past few years, cyber-attacks have become something that the general public is increasingly aware of. However, a perception still exists, indeed, outside the IT industry. These cyber-attacks...
Dec 06, 2021
One of the biggest challenges for organizations today is ensuring they have enough armory to combat cybersecurity threats. Especially since the arrival of the pandemic and rapid digitalization,...
Nov 23, 2021
Cyber adversaries are evolving and expanding their attack methods to target new areas for exploit spanning the entire attack surface especially as work-from-anywhere continues, according to Forti...
Nov 18, 2021
The pandemic has changed the way businesses work and the way IT secures them. Now, more than ever, organizations must have solutions to manage and secure all endpoints. With end users logging on and...
Nov 16, 2021
During the pandemic, transitioning to a work-from-home model required organizations to move critical resources to the cloud, ensure employees had access to essential business applications, and secure...
Oct 26, 2021
The acceleration of digital transformation and increased cloud adoption has connected people, businesses, and culture like never before in recent times. In the pandemic-induced work-from-home...
Oct 12, 2021
Globally, there are 40% more attacks weekly on organizations in 2021 compared to 2020, according to Check Point Software Technologies. Globally, after a slight decrease in the weeks before March 2020...
Oct 11, 2021
An astonishing 91.5% of malware have arrived over HTTPS-encrypted connections, alarming surges across fileless malware threats, dramatic growth in ransomware, a big increase in network attacks, and...
Oct 06, 2021
Majority of world's largest cos susceptible to phishing and brand abuse due to improper domain security: Study
Despite the shift to modernize business environments and operations among the Global 2000 companies, web domains remain dangerously under protected, according to CSC’s Domain Security Report: Forbes...
Oct 05, 2021
Most organizations are more concerned about ransomware than other cyberthreats, according to Fortinet’s 2021 Global State of Ransomware Report. However, while the majority of organizations surveyed...
Oct 04, 2021
Digital ethics sits at the peak of the Gartner Hype Cycle for Privacy, 2021, as people become increasingly aware of the value of their personal information and frustrated by lack of transparency and...
Oct 01, 2021
Ransomware attacks have reached ‘stratospheric’ levels, now accounting for 69% of all attacks involving malware, according to Positive Technologies’ Cybersecurity Threatscape: Q2, 2021. The research...
Sep 27, 2021
With this uptick in ransomware attacks targeting supply chains, organizations must implement stronger, layered security strategies to protect against lurking vulnerabilities. The fact is,...
Aug 27, 2021
40% of SaaS data access is unmanaged, creating significant insider and external threats to global organizations: Study
There is a magnitude of SaaS data exposure, with 40% of all SaaS assets unmanaged, providing internal, external and public data access, according to DoControl’s report, titled Quantifying the Immense...
Aug 25, 2021
More than one third of organizations worldwide have experienced a ransomware attack or breach that blocked access to systems or data in the previous 12 months, according to IDC’s survey. And for...
Aug 13, 2021
In the first half of 2021, ransomware attacks skyrocketed, eclipsing the entire volume for 2020 in only six months, according to the mid-year update to the 2021 SonicWall Cyber Threat Report. With...
Aug 12, 2021
73% of Indian organizations expect to experience a breach of customer records in the next year: Study
73% of organizations in India report they are likely to experience a data breach that impacts customer data in the next 12 months, according to Trend Micro. The findings come from Trend Micro’s...
Aug 10, 2021
Ads offering hackers 'initial access' to corporate networks has increased sevenfold on the dark web: Study
The number of ‘access-for-sale’ ads on the dark web has increased seven-fold compared with previous years, according to Positive Technologies’ study. As per the study, the cyber-criminal profile is...
Aug 09, 2021
80% of global organizations likely to experience a breach of customer records in the next one year: Survey
80% of global organizations report they are likely to experience a data breach that impacts customer data in the next 12 months, according to Trend Micro’s survey. The findings come from Trend Micro'...
Aug 04, 2021
Security incidents and data breaches can have very disruptive and devastating effects on an organization. In fact, according to the Ponemon Institute’s annual Cost of a Data Breach Report, the...
Aug 02, 2021
As ransomware continue to top the list of cyberattacks, affected organizations are often faced with the ultimate decision to make, to pay or not to pay the ransom? According to IDC's latest Survey...
Jul 29, 2021
Data breaches now cost surveyed companies USD 4.24 million per incident on average, according to IBM’s annual Cost of a Data Breach Report. This is the highest cost in the 17-year history of the...
Jul 28, 2021
As cloud adoption accelerates and the scale of cloud environments grows, engineering and security teams say that risks—and the costs of addressing them—are increasing. The findings are part of the...
Jul 27, 2021