Recent Blog Entries

Visit to view all articles and posts

Stop treating users as the enemy when it comes to cybersecurity

Posted Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:26:42

Users get a bad rap for cybersecurity. Find out why making them part of your organization’s cybersecurity solution is critical to staying secure. What are the biggest roadblocks to better cybersecurity? If you look at the major cybersecurity conferences, the usual presentation topics are risk assessment, encryption, zero-day exploits, and insider threats. But there’s no [...]
 Read more »

Cybersecurity Analytics and Operations Skills Shortage

Posted Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:23:57

Ability to detect and respond to threats is greatly impeded by a lack of skills and staff. Leading organizations offer a few suggestions. If you’ve followed my writing, you know that I passionately broadcast issues related to the global cybersecurity skills shortage. Allow me to report some sad news – things aren’t improving at all. [...]
 Read more »

When it comes to cybersecurity, companies need force fields, not walls

Posted Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:21:57

The threat landscape has changed so dramatically, so fast that it has outpaced previously sound security practices. There is a fracture in our modern way of life. The crack is imperceptible to most, even though it’s a dire threat. The public sees the recent headlines about the HBO hack and the company’s proprietary information being [...]
 Read more »

Cybersecurity: The cold war online

Posted Mon, 14 Aug 2017 17:09:00

  Steven Aftergood weighs up an analysis of the fierce conflict destabilizing the Internet. The Internet is under attack, and not just by hackers, thieves and spies. As Alexander Klimburg reports in The Darkening Web, governments that insist on their own primacy are increasingly assaulting the idea of this digitized landscape as a transnational commons. [...]
 Read more »

UN finds cybersecurity is a struggle worldwide

Posted Fri, 11 Aug 2017 17:04:46

There are massive gaps in security among the 134 countries surveyed, including the world’s most powerful nations. The whole world could use a cybersecurity upgrade. As cyberattacks grow more sophisticated and capable of knocking down power grids, locking up hospitals and robbing companies, online security has become a major concern for national defense. But a [...]
 Read more »

 Twitter Feed

Copyright © Netizen Corporation. All Rights Reserved.