Acronis Cyberthreats Report predicts 2021 will be the “year of extortion”

Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today released its Acronis Cyberthreats Report 2020, its in-depth review of the current threat landscape and projections for the coming year. Based on the protection and security challenges that were amplified by the shift to remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic, Acronis warns 2021 will bring aggressive cybercrime activity as […]

Bring Your Own Device: Bitglass’ 2020 Personal Device Report

This post was originally published by Juan Lugo. The surge of unmanaged devices syncing corporate data in recent months has served as a catalyst for BYOD (bring your own device) adoption. The way business is conducted is changing on a larger scale, and the integration of SaaS (software as a service) applications via the cloud is transcending […]

Most of the Cyber Attacks can be curtailed says Verizon

A recent report released by Verizon says that most of the cyber attacks targeting companies can be curtailed if companies and individuals implement computer security patching at the right intervals. The Verizon Business Annual Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) says that most of the data breaches are motivated for financial gain and in the past […]

4 key takeaways from the AWS Cloud Security Report 2019

This post was originally published here by  gregg rodriguez. Many knowledgeable opinions, four key takeaways, one gathering of pros. The very first AWS re:Inforce conference is upon us. Thousands of attendees, speakers, and vendors will descend on the Boston Convention Center for the very first AWS-centric security event. If re:Inforce looks anything like other AWS events, you […]

Security in our Mobile Phones is extremely weak say CheckPoint experts

Security experts from the CheckPoint Software Technologies, the Israel based cybersecurity firm say that the security factor in our mobile phones is extremely weak making them vulnerable to cyber attacks in a big way in 2019. Tony Jarvis, a Security Evangelist for Asia Pacific region, CheckPoint Technologies said that the vulnerability scale in the year […]

Radware suggests that the average cost of Cyber Attack has surged to $1.1 million

Radware which recently acquired cloud security company ShieldSquare has released a cybersecurity report which states that the average cost of a cyber attack has surged to $1.1 million. Radware said in a media statement that the report was compiled after 54 percent of respondents reported about the operational/productivity loss, followed by 43 percent of negative […]

Global Ransomware damage costs predicted to exceed $11.5 billion by 2019!

The costs incurred from global ransomware damage are predicted to exceed $11.5 million annually by 2019. And this forecast was given by Washington based firm Cybersecurity Ventures, which researches and reports on cybercrime costs, the market size of cybersecurity market and its spending forecasts. In the official 2017 Ransomware Report, announced early this week by […]

SophosLabs 2018 Malware report says that no OS Platform is safe from Ransomware attacks

UK based Cyber Security firm SophosLabs has released a malware forecast report which says that no OS platform is safe from ransomware related cyber attacks. Here, readers of Cybersecurity Insiders have to notify a fact that the SophosLabs 2018 Malware Forecast report was compiled based on the data collected from Sophos customers located worldwide during […]

Survey reveals that 59% of office workers pay for ransomware cyber attacks

A survey conducted by California based company Intermedia says that 59% of office workers in US pay for ransomware attacks out of their pockets to decrypt files. And that’s due to the fact that most of them do not know how to respond to the malware infection and how to proceed after an attack has […]

Increasing Cyber Attacks will boost the market of Cloud Security Solutions

According to a study made by UK based Market Research firm Technavio, increasing cyber attacks are boosting the market of cloud security solutions. The firm also mentioned in its study that the market for global cloud security solutions is expected to grow at a CAGR of close to 20% during the forecast period of 2017-2021. […]

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