In May 2017, a strain of ransomware called WannaCry infected 32 NHS trusts in England. The NHS's report on the incident noted that all English local authorities reported being unaffected, despite also being connected to the NHS's own national network.
Remote work is here to stay, and cloud migrations are accelerating. This level of risk means organizations must leverage secure access, verifying that only the right people with the right devices and the right permissions have access to company data, apps & infrastructure. In this data sheet, examine Barracuda’s CloudGen Access, a zero-trust tool.
Without reporting, cyber crimes cannot be investigated, prosecutions cannot be pursued and effective prevention strategies cannot be developed. Yet despite this, most corporates fail to report cyber crimes. This article in our Royal Holloway security series explains why this is an increasing cause for concern.
In September 2020, the Computer Weekly Security Think Tank, our panel of information and cyber security experts, consideredthe challenges inherent in decentralising the datacentre, and set out to answer the question, how can security professionals ensure such setups are just as secure as the traditional centralised model? Read more in this e-guide.
Spear phishing, alongside other impersonation attacks, are on the rise, and new tactics are making it more difficult to differentiate between an impersonation attempt and a genuine message. Read on to discover the top 3 spear phishing impersonation attacks to keep an eye on.
SD-WAN can improve security in many ways. Simply migrating to a viable SD-WAN offering can bring benefits. But SD-WAN also provides security features to protect the traffic it manages, as well as features that protect the offering itself. Read this expert e-guide to uncover 4 different areas where enterprises should consider SD-WAN and security.
In this E-Guide, we will the tricky topic of security awareness training. Firstly, we try to answer the burning question of how to get employees to pay attention to training and take it seriously. Then, we take a look at some security awareness best practices that you can use to craft training your users will actually benefit from.
In this e-guide, we will explore the links between ransomware attacks, data breaches and identity theft. First, Nicholas Fearn investigates the phenomenon of the double extortion attack, and shares some insider advice on how to stop them, while we'll explore the top five ways data backups can protect against ransomware in the first place.
Literally every business -- both large and small and across every industry -- is a target for criminal hackers and careless employees alike. The question is: What are you doing about it? This is where incident response comes into play. In this e-guide, learn how to create an effective incident response plan.