Posts Tagged 'data protection'

The annual Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) is out and reinforces the value of well-established cybersecurity practices. The good folks at Verizon have once again published one of the most respected annual reports in the security industry. The report sets itself apart with the authors intentionally avoiding unreliable “survey” data and instead striving to communicate […]

You may have heard about the hack of a Presbyterian Medical Center in Los Angeles a couple of months ago, in which the hospital was targeted by cyber criminals who infiltrated and disabled its computer network using ransomware. When hospital employees reported being unable to access the hospital’s network and electronic medical records system, it […]

This post first appeared on the security website Dark Reading. We need consumers and businesses to not simply shrug off data breaches but to take active measures to protect their data. We are hopeful that new insights will provide a compelling answer to the question “So what?” No company is bulletproof when it comes to […]

When your network spans the globe, you’ve got big challenges. How do you maintain visibility into potential network threats and stay in compliance with local regulations all at the same time? That was the problem facing one of our customers, a software developer for the international online gaming industry. This company has an enviable game […]

These are the vital statistics for this week’s spotlight customer, a large building materials manufacturer: 25,000 desktops 40,000 users Thousands of miles separating security operations and the global data center This company faces security challenges at all levels of the business – from the systems on the manufacturing plant floor to business applications safeguarding sensitive […]