Posts Tagged 'Endpoint security'

With organizations falling victim to costly cyber-attacks at an increasing rate, there is growing concern from information security professionals on how to reduce breach exposure.  The recent high-profile data breaches are wake up calls for organizations and consumers alike. According to Ponemon Institute’s annual study on data breach preparedness 43% of companies have experienced a […]

There’s no doubt the threat landscape is a complex one. Each month brings a new example of a targeted attack against an organization that was previously considered “invulnerable.” This begs the question, “What went wrong?” With today’s targeted attacks, there’s more importance than ever before to review your infrastructure to ensure you have a comprehensive […]

Expelliarmus!  Wouldn’t it be nice if that worked in the real world? Unfortunately, there’s no magic charm that can be used as ‘Defense Against the Dark Arts’ against cyberthreats and malware. Every minute there are 307 new cyberthreats and according to a recent report by McAfee Labs, the number of malware exploits increased by 76 […]

More products, more vendors, more time, and more complexity. Sound familiar? If your IT organization, like many, is trying to simplify the growing sea of products and solutions within your environment by standardizing on a single vendor, you may be considering how to narrow your security vendor footprint next. Endpoint security is an area where […]

How the consumerization of IT is affecting endpoint security What happens in Vegas may stay in Vegas, but what happens on your employees’ personal devices may not stay there. According to a recent survey of consumers around the world, conducted by MSI Research on behalf of Intel Security, almost 80% of respondents use their personal […]