Sometimes we can’t even get the basics of cybersecurity right

As a sector that is constantly evolving, cybersecurity has all too often been characterised as a complex and technical subject that requires mystical tools and magical potions to solve businesses secu …
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The continued backlash of Cambridge Analytica

Countless privacy violations have cropped up in recent years; they are gleefully gobbled up by the media, and then tend to fizzle out before the next security incident pops up, whack-a-mole style, to …
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Stop reading the tech pages – read the politics ones instead

Many leaders in the technology space consider it sacrosanct to read the technology pages of the broadsheet and tabloid papers every morning.  After all, this is where innovation, ideas, and the lates …
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Security is evolving to target the endpoint – you need to keep up!

This year is the 75th anniversary of D-Day – the largest amphibious assault in history. This assault probably wouldn’t have been thought of as remotely possible 30 years before it happened, and ye …
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Cyber Insurance – what’s the dish?

Insurance contracts have been around since the 14th century. The first know insurance contracts date from 1347, having been written in the maritime and commerce powerhouse that was the independent cit …
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Threat Intelligence – what is it good for?

Threat intelligence has a place in any mature security operation, across any sector. However, not unlike many other good concepts in other industries, its path to being commercialised has involved com …
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Managing application access to manage risk

Employees, customers, third parties and partners expect to be able to access a business’s applications whenever they need, and wherever they are. Access must be seamless for the user and delivered o …
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Deal or No Deal, Brexit Poses a Major Threat to Cybersecurity

Whatever your preference on the Brexit decision, there’s no doubting that the United Kingdom’s ongoing exit from the European Union will have a profound effect on businesses all over the world. Fr …
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Defending against offensive AI – By CTO Etienne Greeff

AI and machine learning have long been touted as one of the ‘hottest trends’ in cybersecurity, not least by vendors enthusiastic to pitch defensive applications of the technology. Now we’re seei …
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Case study: Analysing the analysts

Enterprise technology is characterised by uncertainty over crucial aspects such as the speed of development, the rate of adoption and the scale of its impact on business. Differing perspectives and ex …
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