Private details of 2.5 MILLION PlayStation and Xbox users are leaked in major hack

Reports are surfacing that private details, including email addresses, account passwords and IP addresses, of 2.5 million PlayStation and Xbox users have been leaked in a major data breach. The hack breached forums ‘XBOX360 ISO’ and ‘PSP ISO’ in 2015, but details of the Continue reading Private details of 2.5 MILLION PlayStation and Xbox users are leaked in major hack

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Create a delegated development program for aspiring coders in your organisation

By Robert Duffner Robert Duffner is Senior Director, Product Marketing, Cloud, at ServiceNow How often does someone from HR, finance, marketing or another business unit come to you with a request to develop a new business application? There’s likely an Continue reading Create a delegated development program for aspiring coders in your organisation

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Vulnerabilities could leave thousands of Netgear routers exposed

Trustwave has released findings on new vulnerabilities discovered in 31 models of Netgear routers, adding up to a minimum of 10,000 vulnerable devices, but could be as much as possibly over a million. These new vulnerabilities allow an attacker to discover, or Continue reading Vulnerabilities could leave thousands of Netgear routers exposed

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Ediscovery trends in 2017: from artificial intelligence to mobile data centres

Kroll Ontrack, the global provider of ediscovery technologies and services to companies involved in litigation and investigations, predicts a year of change in 2017 as organisations prepare for the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the accelerated adoption of Continue reading Ediscovery trends in 2017: from artificial intelligence to mobile data centres

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Comparitech.com urges public to take the power back this Data Privacy Day

The security and privacy advice comparison website Comparitech.com is encouraging people that feel helpless in the wake of the Investigatory Powers Act to make their privacy concerns heard this Data Privacy Day on the 28th of January.  The Act is supposed Continue reading Comparitech.com urges public to take the power back this Data Privacy Day

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How artificial intelligence can defend against IoT-based cyber attacks

Bryan Lillie, Chief Technology Officer at QinetiQ explores the current threat of IoT-based cyber-attacks and suggests a novel method that could defend against them By 2020 it is estimated that the global internet of things (IoT) market will have grown Continue reading How artificial intelligence can defend against IoT-based cyber attacks

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93% of companies suffer technical challenges to protect data despite heavy investment in security

While data breaches destroy customer confidence, impact revenues, attract large regulatory fines and cost C-levels their jobs, 76% of data security professionals believe in the maturity of their data security strategy, according to a new study. Despite heavy investments in Continue reading 93% of companies suffer technical challenges to protect data despite heavy investment in security

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