Half of companies postponed cybersecurity initiatives to focus on virus-related remote work setup

Forty per cent of businesses were forced to delay cybersecurity initiatives in order to prepare for remote working during coronavirus lockdowns, according to research. The survey of 500 IT professionals in companies with more than 1,000 employees in the UK, US, Canada, Germany, France and Ireland was commissioned by Sectigo.  Although investing in WFH infrastructure […]

#Privacy: FBI warns public to be cautious when downloading mobile banking apps

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has warned the public that increased use of mobile banking apps could lead to exploitation by threat actors.  The agency’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) says that due to the pandemic Americans are increasingly using mobile devices for activities like transferring funds and cashing checks. It said studies […]

Understanding the evolving challenges across the cyber supply chain

Last year Elizabeth Denham, the UK’s information commissioner, issued an important ruling that sent quiet shockwaves through corporate boardrooms around the world. The ruling effectively expanded the responsibility of companies in relation to their software and technology supply chains. The key development came from the fallout of the Marriott data breach, announced by the company […]