The Hidden Challenge of the Cloud Security Skills Gap

The need for talented IT professionals remains a top concern for most organizations. According to one recent report, organizations say they currently face skills shortages across a range of IT specialties, including server/systems administration (43%), general network administration (36%), and database administration (31%). The lack of seasoned cybersecurity professionals is Continue Reading

Tapping Veterans’ Unique Skillset to Fill the Cybersecurity Talent Pool

Finding trained security professionals is one of the hardest tasks an organization faces today. Colleges and universities are doing what they can to educate the next crop of cybersecurity professionals, but though graduates may have book knowledge, few have real-world experience and know-how within an enterprise security environment. Part of Continue Reading

Why the Financial Sector Needs to Focus on Automating Threat Intelligence

Cybercriminals have challenged security professionals across industries to create updated and sophisticated security protocols to match the volume of equally sophisticated malware attack vectors being directed at them. This is especially true for cybersecurity at financial institutions. A recent study has found that the financial services sector is attacked 65 Continue Reading

CIO Agenda: Facing Challenges in the Era of Digital Transformation

In the past years the role of IT professionals got shifted towards a more strategic dimension and often comes with the term of „transformation“. Especially CIOs are facing more and more challenges in an environment of digital disruption.  In the next five years, CIOs expect their companies’ digital revenues to Continue Reading

Cybercrime At Your Service, Mac

There is a pervasive belief, even among security professionals, that Apple Mac devices are immune to security breaches. And while there is some truth behind that belief, it’s time that we take this particular attack vector more seriously. In my opinion, part of the reason why folks have been rather Continue Reading

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