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Naysayers ready to do what it takes to see Aadhaar fail: Sivarama Krishnan, PwC

Amidst all the furore around Aadhaar being used for eKYC and UIDAI’s supposed ineptitude, PwC’s cybersecurity leader Sivarama Krishnan denounces the practice of media calling every vulnerability a breach. And he’s got a point.

10 things you should know about dark web websites

Catch a glimpse of what flourishes in the shadows of the internet.

9 cyber security predictions for 2019

CSO staff and contributors tell what they hope or fear will happen in the infosec world for the coming year.

The OPM hack explained: Bad security practices meet China's Captain America

How the OPM hack happened, the technical details, and a timeline of the infiltration and response.

Partners and developers keep CISO of Australia's Department of Human Services awake at night

Developers, ICT providers and foundational third-parties are what keeps the Department of Human Services CISO Narelle Devine awake at night.

What is application security? A process and tools for securing software

Application security is the process of making apps more secure by finding, fixing, and enhancing the security of apps. Checking for security flaws in your applications is essential as threats become more potent and prevalent.

Why e-payment companies give RBI’s data localisation mandate a thumbs-up

Amidst the widespread furore and the general perception of RBI’s data localisation mandate being a spoke in the wheel for digital payment companies, the latter believes RBI’s diktat is a step in the right direction.

How smart hospitals are dealing with cybersecurity

The healthcare industry is using technology to digitilise the sector and make 'smart hospitals'. But how is it confronting the threat of cyber risks? Here we examine how smart hospitals are working and cybersecurity in healthcare.

What is enterprise risk management? How to put cybersecurity threats into a business context

Cybersecurity risks are now a key part of the ERM process. Here’s how infosec professionals should talk about cybersecurity risk and assess its impact.

7 best practices for working with cybersecurity startups

Security startups are often ahead of the technology curve and can provide more personalized service. Here's how to find the best of them and minimize risks.

Can smart cities prevent cyber risk?

Based on 'Clicks and Mortar: The Growing Influence of Proptech', a report commissioned by JLL and authored by startup community Tech In Asia, this feature examines the readiness of smart cities and proptech to mitigate cyber risks

Top IT security certifications

Boost your employability options with these top IT security certifications