Vulnerabilities

Fortinet offers essential cyber-safety tips on Safer Internet Day

Starting as an initiative of the EU SafeBorders, over the years Safer Internet Day has grown beyond its traditional geographic zone and is now celebrated in about 130 countries worldwide.

Intel says it's been hit with 32 separate lawsuits over Spectre, Meltdown

Intel's annual report claims that both customers and shareholders have filed numerous suits claiming they've been harmed by what Intel has or hasn't done regarding Spectre and Meltdown.

US, UK, Aussie blame Russia for 2017 NotPetya attacks

After being held responsible for the attack on the Winter Olympics, Russia is under the spotlight yet again for another cyberattack.

7 threat modeling mistakes you’re probably making

The relative lack of maturity around threat modeling can cause big problems for organizations seeking to adopt the practice to bolster their network and services security.

Microsoft to cover Windows 7 with advanced threat service

Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection can detect ongoing attacks on corporate networks, investigate the attack or breach, and provide response recommendations. It will be added to Windows 7 and 8.1 by this summer.

Union Budget 2018: Impressive IT investments, but no cybersecurity measures

FM Arun Jaitley may have announced substantial allocations to new technologies but without a proper cybersecurity framework, IT leaders wonder where it will lead.

The two most important ways to defend against security threats

Patching and security training programs will thwart attacks more effectively than anything else. You're already doing them. Here's how to do them better.

The Qubes high-security operating system gains traction in the enterprise

Qubes OS defends at-risk enterprise users from targeted attacks, as well as drive-by malware and the Meltdown exploit.

New cryptocurrencies offer better anonymity, new security challenges

Anonymous cryptocurrencies like Monero and Zcash help cybercriminals evade detection and make cryptojacking more profitable.

Architecture-based, futuristic security to rule in 2018: Bhaskar Bakthavatsalu, Check Point

CISOs will transition from a point product solutions approach to ‘Framework & Security Consolidation’ approach says Bhaskar Bakthavatsalu, MD, Check Point, India & SAARC.

Proactive protection is the best shield for CISOs: Nilesh Jain, Trend Micro

"We are primarily focused to deliver proactive protection to customers across server security, endpoint security and network security", says Nilesh Jain, Vice President – South East Asia and India, at Trend Micro India. 

Security must not be a tactical necessity in 2018: Anil Bhasin, Palo Alto Networks

CISOs will evolve as an influential and importantly equal business stakeholder in digital companies says Anil Bhasin at Palo Alto Networks.