Alibaba Cloud – 11 layer security architecture


A major challenge for organizations is the increasing number of security threats and the rise of their complexity. The inter connectivity of devices over the Internet, both through IoT and mobility, makes it impossible for organizations to monitor and secure all devices. Cyber criminals have also become more sophisticated, with many online tools available for them to execute attacks. The capability gap between organizational security … Continue reading Alibaba Cloud – 11 layer security architecture

Threat Hunting = Use humans to find stuff


Organizations realize that cyber security investments are not avoidable in digital economy and has leading security technologies to identify, protect, detect, respond and recover from various attack vectors. But, Can they sit and relax for tools and technologies to alert them? If yes, why companies waiting an average of 220 days between the intrusion and the first time to hear about it. Here comes the … Continue reading Threat Hunting = Use humans to find stuff

Secure IoT Platform


Internet connectivity is a two-way street. With these devices becoming a gateway to our homes, workplaces, and sensitive data, they also become targets for attacks. Look around a typical household and consider what could happen when even the most mundane devices are compromised: a weaponized stove, baby monitors that spy, the contents of your refrigerator being held for ransom. We also need to consider that … Continue reading Secure IoT Platform

Malware to steal data from POS systems is widely available


On December 22, 2017, Jason’s Deli was notified by payment processors that credit card security personnel had informed it that a large quantity of payment card information had appeared for sale on the “dark web,” and that an analysis of the data indicated that at least a portion of the data may have come from various Jason’s Deli locations. From initial investigation findings, criminals deployed … Continue reading Malware to steal data from POS systems is widely available

Cyber Security Defense in Depth Strategies


There is no silver bullet cyber security solution. According to Network Computing, defense in depth is: “The practice of layering defenses to provide added protection. Defense in depth increases security by raising the cost of an attack. This system places multiple barriers between an attacker and your business-critical information resources: The deeper an attacker tries to go, the harder it gets. These multiple layers prevent direct … Continue reading Cyber Security Defense in Depth Strategies

The untold story about ‘bitcoin’ – #cyberattack


Bitcoin is no stranger to controversy. It has weathered various storms over its security. But that is no guarantee that bitcoin will cope well in the future. One of Japan’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges has revealed that it’s lost nearly $400 million in a security breach. Coincheck says that it has restricted deposits and withdrawals for a cryptocurrency called NEM. Marko Kobal, co-founder of NiceHash, the Slovenian startup … Continue reading The untold story about ‘bitcoin’ – #cyberattack

The digital world needs an “immune system.”


Chronicle was born in 2016 as a project within X, Alphabet’s moonshot factory. They see a future where enterprise security teams can find and stop cyberattacks before they cause harm. By applying planet-scale computing and analytics to security operations, Chronicle provide the tools teams need to secure their networks and their customers’ data. Stephen Gillett is the CEO​ and Co-Founder​ of Chronicle. Stephen joined Chronicle from Google​, … Continue reading The digital world needs an “immune system.”