#Privacy: New project to help US government to address cybersecurity challenges through COVID-19

A new tech drive initiated by Panamerican Computers Inc promises to deliver cybersecurity help to US government agencies as the cyber-threat accompanying the coronavirus outbreak continues to grow. “We are open for business in compliance with CDC safety guidelines,” said PCi Tec President Rosina Kling, “and in a unique position to offer rapid and reliable procurement […]

#Privacy: Fresh research shows marked increase in Virtual Private Network (VPN) usage in the US

American cybersecurity firm, PC Matic, has announced the finalisation and release of a research project analyzing the usage frequency of VPNs over the last decade. The new research throws fresh light on which VPN Americans are using the most. Results of the research project are outlined in a report titled “VPN: A Decade’s Worth of Growth,” […]

#Privacy: High numbers of organisations are unaware that they are cyber-crime targets

This week, the UK government released its results of the 2020 Cyber Security Breaches Survey, conducted to help organisations understand the nature and significance of the cyber-threats they face, and what others are doing to stay secure. In summary, the survey finds that the extent of cyber security threats has not diminished. In fact, this survey, the […]

#Privacy: New study unveils cyber patch problem in the US

New research released today from Automox, a cloud-native cyber hygiene platform provider, in partnership with AimPoint Group has uncovered that less than 50 percent of organizations can patch vulnerable systems swiftly enough to protect against critical threats and zero-day attacks, and 81 percent have suffered at least one data breach in the last two years. The research, titled The […]

#Privacy: Encryption offers securest pathway to CCPA and GDPR compliance

IT analyst, research and strategy firm, Enterprise Strategy Group, has announced the results of its report into compliance guidelines regarding the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). The study, which was carried out in partnership with runtime encryption company, Fortanix, throws light on how encryption can significantly help organisations to mitigate risk, when it comes to […]

#Privacy: New deep encryption for health data available on cloud-based healthcare platform

Cloud-based collaboration platform, Apervita has said they will be making Deep Encryption available to health plan and provider customers. The new feature introduces an unprecedented level of cybersecurity to the U.S. healthcare system by encrypting data at the field level. Personal health information is not just protected at the level of a database but down […]

#Privacy: Cybersecurity awareness and training report recognises Kaspersky as top provider

A new report published by The Forrester Wave has acknowledged Russian cybersecurity firm, Kaspersky, as one of the providers that matter most on the modern digital landscape. The report, titled “Security Awareness and Training Solutions” looks at how each provider helps cybersecurity and risk professionals choose the company best suited to their needs. According to […]