Tag "Security"

The cost of data breach is on the rise in India despite global drop

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The average cost of a data breach for the Indian companies has grown from Rs 97.3 million in 2016 to Rs 110.0 million  in 2017 (a rise of 12.3%), while globally, the average cost of a data

Mac users are the new attractive target for cyber criminals, says researchers

BANGALORE, INDIA: Apple devices are no longer safe against security breaches as new attack opportunities and threat vectors make Macs an easier target now. This is mainly due to the fast growing popularity and user demographics of Apple. In many

Interest in cloud-based security services on the rise among SMBs

INDIA: Cloud-based security services will reach $5.9 billion in 2017, up 21 percent from 2016, according to Gartner. A strong demand from the Small and midsize businesses (SMBs) alongside enterprises will fuel this growth further. Gartner estimates the cloud-based security

Reasons why organizations fall prey to pervasive ‘Cybercrime-as-a-Service’ attacks

BANGALORE, INDIA: Fortinet’s recent Global Threat Landscape Report reveals that while more high profile attacks have dominated the headlines, the reality is that the majority of threats faced by most organizations are opportunistic in nature fueled by a pervasive Crime-as-a-Service

Corporate network can be compromised with a $20 device and hacking tool, says researchers

A powerful hacking tool can be created for as little as $20, and just a few hours of work by someone with basic programming knowledge. Kaspersky Lab researchers found this after examining publicly available hardware and software tools for covert

Cisco and IBM working together to address cyber security issues

INDIA: Cisco and IBM Security said that they are working together across products, services and threat intelligence to address the growing global threat of cybercrime. One of the core issues impacting security teams is the proliferation of security tools that

What’s disrupting the security software market?

MUMBAI, INDIA: The security software market is undergoing a dramatic transformation due to four key developments, according to Gartner. The use of advanced analytics, expanded ecosystems, adoption of software as a service (SaaS) and managed services, and the prospect of

Cisco opens Cyber Range lab in India to offer technical training on cyber security

Cisco India today inaugurated its Cyber Range Lab in Gurgaon to provide highly specialized technical training workshops to help security staff build the skills and experience necessary to combat new-age threats. As cybersecurity threats have become more complex, targeted and

Going cashless may have turned easy, but not worry-proof

BANGALORE, INDIA: A brief study, by the Centre for Software and IT Management at IIM Bangalore,

McAfee spins off from Intel, to operate as a pure-play cyber security company

The once most-trusted security provider, McAfee -which was rechristened as Intel Security after it got acquired by Intel

SITA and Airbus unveil new cyber security services for the air transport industry

SITA and Airbus have come together to launch a new Security Operations Center Services which will provide

Your WhatsApp account can be hacked with an innocent-looking meme

Do you know that a malicious code hidden within an innocent looking image received on WhatsApp

“The threats will only get worse as we hurtle forward in the digital world”

Soma Tah The increasing push towards digital is making the organizations rethink their security postures– for

SBI entrusts Trend Micro with end-point and server security

Trend Micro has deployed its’ Endpoint and server security solutions across more than 26000 branches of

Govt and BFSI IT heads keen to up the security budget by 25pc next year

BANGALORE, INDIA: IT security is now a major concern and has gone up the business priorities

Understanding user behaviors and intent is crucial for investing right in security

For years, the cybersecurity industry has focused primarily on securing technology infrastructure. The challenge, however, lies

82pc businesses in India see security as the biggest risk factor in Digital Cohesion

SPAIN: A study into business and consumer attitudes towards the readiness for an era of Digital

IBM gears up Watson to power its cognitive SOC platform

BANGALORE, INDIA: IBM Security today announced the availability of Watson for Cyber Security, the augmented intelligence

Fortinet launches the world’s first Terabit firewall appliance

BANGALORE, INDIA: Fortinet today expanded its top-tier enterprise firewalls for enterprise, data center, and service provider

F5 delivers application security for the digital economy

BANGALORE, INDIA: In a digital-driven economy, applications deliver business services for a variety of access points and