Money meant to fund an Israeli startup wound up directly deposited to the scammers. Some cyberattacks involve extremely sophisticated tools and cutting-edge exploits. Others, not so much. A case in point is an incident involving a Chinese venture capital firm and an Israeli startup that it had agreed to fund. Nearly all it took for
As the CIO for both Formula 1 and NASCAR racing teams, Gary Foote is tackling the same security issues as other manufacturing CIOs — with a huge dash of motorized mayhem thrown in. When most CIOs talk about the speed of IT, they’re referring to release candidates under DevOps or a rapid hardware refresh cycle.
Even more are knowingly connecting to unsecure networks and sharing confidential information through collaboration platforms, according to Symphony Communication Services. An alarming percentage of workers are consciously avoiding IT guidelines for security, according to a new report from Symphony Communication Services. The report, released this morning, is based on a survey of 1,569 respondents from the
The paradigm shift toward always-on IT requires business leaders to rethink their defense strategy. With the world going digital, the dependence on the availability of IT infrastructure keeps exponentially growing, and many people don’t comprehend the true scope of the implications. The recent cyberattack on the Los Angeles Times is a prominent example, disrupting the
Financial services has been likened to the “bellwether” of the wider cyber security space – always at the forefront, shouldered into innovative change to adapt to a complex threat and regulatory landscape. Technological advancements often come from solutions and best practices in the banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) space, meaning information-sharing between financial institutions