Gain actionable insights on how to defend your websites and APIs for the coming year's onslaught of automated threats. Join EMA and Distil Networks live on March 21st @ 1PM EDT as they dive into the latest Distil Networks Bad Bot Report data to reveal 6 high-risk threats every IT security pro must protect against.
A spate of high-profile, high-impact cyber breaches at several of the largest financial institutions in the United States has brought attention to a point that cybersecurity professionals have long taken as an article of faith: boards of directors need to take an active role in the management of cyber risk. Yet, there are several factors that tend to prevent effective engagement in cybersecurity risk at the board level.
As stated in a recent issue of the FDIC's Supervisory Insights, the risks presented by cyber attacks have become "one of the most critical challenges [in the last decade] facing the financial services sector due to the frequency and increasing sophistication of cyber attacks." In just a year's time, from 2014 to 2015, security incidents increased 38 percent.
Healthcare providers hold a special place in today's society. Most people count healthcare workers among the most admirable of professional jobs, and nearly everyone has to trust a healthcare professional with their lives or the lives of loved ones at some point. Nine out of every 10 American adults see doctor as a prestigious profession, for example, with older generations in particular holding it in high regard.
Regardless of how many security controls are placed on a network and the components that go into making a network operate, there will always be vulnerabilities in a connected world. So, what do you do in an environment that allows for such risk of compromise?
There is no more hedging on whether ransomware incidents should be identified and treated the same way as other data breaches under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). The United States Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has stated that ransomware attacks constitute a breach unless there is substantial evidence to the contrary.
Discover how business stakeholders make the most of information from their big data environments and the requirements those stakeholders have to turn big data into business impact. Join us March 14th @ 10AM PDT/ 1PM EDT to learn more.
The GDPR is applicable to almost every organization around the world that collects or processes data on residents domiciled within the European Union. This white paper offers practical advice on the key issues to consider in complying with the GDPR and will enable decision makers to prepare for this critical compliance obligation.