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More than half of manufacturers expect cyberattacks to increase in the next 12 months

A new report from the Capgemini Research Institute finds that 51% of industrial organizations believe that the number of cyberattacks on smart factories is likely to increase over the next 12 months. Yet nearly half (47%) of manufacturers say cybersecurity in their smart factories is not a C-level concern. According to the Capgemini report, ‘Smart & Secure: Why smart factories need to prioritize cybersecurity’, few manufacturers have mature practices across the critical pillars of cybersecurity. The connected nature of smart factories is exponentially increasing the risks of attacks in the Intelligent Industry era.

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Supply chain delays put enterprises on ransomware risk alert

New research reveals majority of large businesses can’t replace unsupported hardware, leaving potential vulnerabilities exposed.

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Human risk remains the biggest threat to an organisation's cybersecurity

With an unprecedented number of employees now working in hybrid or fully remote environments, compounded by an increase in cyber threats and a more overwhelmed, COVID-19 information fatigued workforce, there has never been a more critical time to effectively create and maintain a cyber-secure workforce and an engaged security culture.

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Businesses unprepared to defend against ransomware

Arcserve has published the first in a series of findings of its annual independent global research study on current experiences and attitudes of IT decision-makers (ITDMs) around data protection and recovery. Key findings from the research show that ransomware attacks continue to impact organisations worldwide with high costs, but they are still largely unprepared. With 50% of respondents targeted with ransomware attacks, the research indicates the critical need for companies to take a new approach to data resilience that fortifies disaster recovery strategies, backup systems, and immutable storage solutions to prevent the loss of mission-critical data.

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Zero Trust Security adoption rises 27% in two years

A survey of WAN managers has revealed that multi-factor authentication and single sign-on are the top zero trust features implemented.

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Ransomware volume already doubled 2021 total by end of Q1 2022

New research shows Log4Shell detections tripled, PowerShell scripts heavily influenced a surge in endpoint attacks, the Emotet botnet came back in a big way and malicious cryptomining activity increased.

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Clavister's 5G Security Solution is to be deployed by a LATAM telecoms provider to enhance the country’s rollout of 5G. The solution, which includes the Clavister NetShield high-performance firewall product, will be used within the deployment to secure high-capacity data traffic across the core mobile network. The contract is worth around 6 MSEK to Clavister in its initial phase.
Kyndryl and Veritas Technologies have formed a global partnership to help enterprises protect and recover their critical data across multi-cloud environments.
Leading technology distributor strengthens cloud security and DevSecOps offering with new vendor signing.
Business are struggling to cope with a rising number of compliance requirements and this is stalling growth, according to new research.
Number of security analysts is inadequate to deal with new threats ahead of incoming NIS Directive.
Sophos has launched its 2019 Threat Report providing insights into emerging and evolving cybersecurity trends. The report, produced by SophosLabs researchers, explores changes in the threat landscape over the past 12 months, uncovering trends and how they are expected to impact cybersecurity in 2019.
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Case Study: @nifty Delivering IT Security to Their Customers with Kaspersky

NIFTY Corporation is one of the leading Telecoms and Internet Service Providers in Japan, supplying high-speed broadband connectivity to more than 1.39 million broadband users. Providing robust security for the many subscribers to its online services is very important because repeated security breaches or loss of service may result in customers suffering damage or losses - and ultimately leaving NIFTY and moving to competitors' services.

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