Antivirus software plays an important part in protecting users and networks from malware, so installing and keeping it up-to-date is essential in securing computing devices. Yet Linux users believe this OS can only be marginally affected by malicious software. In this Royal Holloway article, we evaluate the effectiveness of some antivirus products.
With cyber threats growing, SMEs have to improve their security position, and the channel is best placed to support that aim. Read all about improving security, how sustainability is more important than ever in channel conversations, and the impact of hybrid working
IT vendor risk management (IT VRM) software provides solutions to manage and automate the vendor risk management life cycle, address third-party risk and meet regulatory compliance. This Gartner Magic Quadrant Report provides an overview of the IT VRM market and a comprehensive evaluation of the top offerings – read on to get started.
The digital landscape is constantly evolving – which necessitates changes and improvements to security tactics and controls. This white paper highlights the key tenets and capabilities of Alchemer’s information security program – read on to enhance your understanding.
The purpose of this article is to explain what the MITRE ATT&CK framework is and how it has become the de-facto industry standard for describing cyber adversarial behaviour. It will illustrate why it was created, why it can be considered a burgeoning cyber security ontology, and how it ended up being the one of the most widespread frameworks.
IT leaders are used to doing more with less, but the pandemic has forced many organisations to reassess whether the way processes have always been run, is optimal. With people having to work from home, many organisations have needed to automate previous manual tasks, in order to remain operational.
Managed detection and response (MDR) can help you quickly identify and mitigate cyberattacks. But it’s not always clear when a company should move to MDR, nor is it clear how to get the greatest value from an MDR service. In this e-book, hear from 7 security experts as they offer advice to organizations considering MDR.
In this week's Computer Weekly, as the Information Commissioner calls on police forces to slow down the introduction of facial recognition, we examine the issues. We look at what the use of DevOps methods means for storage strategy. And we talk to Microsoft's global cyber security chief. Read the issue now.
Phishing scammers have taken advantage of the frequent updates regarding COVID-19 information to use it as an entry point for their campaigns. This article, Top COVID-19 Phishing Scams, looks at the emerging threat types and what to look for to identify an attack – read on to get started.
In this e-guide: Each month Computer Weekly poses a question to its Security Think Tank, a panel of cyber security experts comprising industry insiders, technologists, analysts, legal experts and educators, to share their years of collective cyber security wisdom with the security community.