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Businesses have cybersecurity best practice guidelines but fail in practice

Almost 70% of companies have cybersecurity best practice guidelines in place but neglect to take the necessary steps to secure their business. A staggering 44% of businesses admitted to not securing removable devices using anti-virus software, leaving their IT systems exposed to cybersecurity risks and GDPR fines, according to[…]

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MPs call for a cyber security minister to defend critical infrastructure

A parliamentary committee in the United Kingdom has urged the government to appoint a dedicated cyber security minister to help protect the country’s critical national infrastructure (CNI). The joint committee on national security strategy warned that the current level of ministerial oversight was “wholly inadequate”. It argued that the establishment[…]

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Why Are We Still Talking About the Reporting Line of the CISO?

Why are so many organisations and security professionals still worried about the reporting line of the CISO? This is one of the oldest and most consistent debate agitating the security industry, and it looks far from resolved. It has been polluted for decades by arbitrary and simplistic views on[…]

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Four Steps to Patch Management Success

The need for patch management has repeatedly been demonstrated in recent years as companies large and small suffered data breaches due to unpatched vulnerabilities.  The patch management function of applying patches to remediate known vulnerabilities may seem simple, but even one unpatched computer can lead to compromise.  Last[…]

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