Microsoft teams up with NIST help organizations patch than they did after WannaCry

Credit: ID 153361020 © Phongsak Meedaenphai | Microsoft and the US government are asking patch management vendors and end-user organizations to share their experiences about how to swiftly patching security flaws and explain learnings from past failures.    Microsoft is encouraging all patch management vendors and Windows customers to reach out to the U.S. […]


Who’s Tracking Who? How to protect yourself from tracking devices

Credit: ID 87583811 © Drakonova | It may appear counterintuitive to publish an article on how to protect yourself against tracking devices that use GPS technology and that are designed to keep you, your loved ones and your possessions safe. But in reality, just how safe are they? Internet of Things (IoT) devices are […]


ASD to SMBs: here’s a plain English guide to self defense

Credit: ID 51708797 © Sergey Khakimullin | The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) has published new guidance to help small and medium businesses (SMB) protect their networks from ransomware, phishing and other threats.  The US Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) thought the ASD’s advice was good enough to direct SMBs […]


VMware builds security unit around Carbon Black tech

Credit: Dreamstime VMware has wrapped up its $2.1 billion buy of cloud-native endpoint-security vendor Carbon Black and in the process created a new security business unit that will target cybersecurity and analytics to protect networked enterprise resources. When VMware announced the acquisition in August, its CEO Pat Gelsinger said he expected Carbon Black technology to […]


“Disconnected” CISOs struggling to assert security’s relevance to the business

Credit: Thycotic Evaluating the value of IT-security initiatives is difficult because “disconnected” security professionals work to key performance indicators (KPIs) that don’t translate well into business terms, according to a new report that warned the situation is promoting CISO burnout by marginalising security practitioners and making them question their professional value. Fully 44 percent of […]

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