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[email protected] went to Redmond to meet members of Microsoft's threat intelligence team, who track advanced hackers using Microsoft's unimaginably vast ocean of telemetry. https://t.co/a5Pa6VLuSA https://t.co/fuhEClhg8mOpen
From Russian Olympic cyberattacks to billion-dollar North Korean malware, how one tech giant monitors nation-sponsored hackers everywhere on earth.
Learn how #BlackBerryCylance data scientists are responding to threat actors by building resilient models that thwart adversarial #AI and why solving identity and authentication challenges represents the next frontier for AI technology. https://t.co/UqCT50IFFD https://t.co/NzBvpOmmA9Open
Summary In the near future, threat actors will begin utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) to craft malware that’s been expressly designed to evade your next-gen cyber defenses. On October ...
With the threat of cyber attacks increasing, half of CISOs don't feel confident in their preparedness level. Learn more: https://t.co/x2pm0JRJvs via @ZDNetOpen
Only 49% of CISOs and other senior executives are fully confident that their organisation could deal with the fallout of a hacking incident or data breach right now, and most think the ...
Innovations and Trends
RT @reach2ratan: Gartner Says the Future of Network Security Lies with SASE https://t.co/Ia1GGGx7AU #CyberSecurity #Databreach #Ransomware #Hackers #infosec @reach2ratan #AI #ML #malware #cloud #cloudsecurity #Digitaltransformation #Fintech #Blockchain #Bigdata #datascience #Digital #banking https://t.co/FF1TxOWGQGOpen
Gartner Says the Future of Network Security Lies with Secure Access Service Edge (SASE)
RT @Todd_Inskeep: Excited about our latest threat trends report - https://t.co/Vg6qLFrrY6 Booz Allen’s top intel analysts collaborated to identify cybersecurity trends on the horizon, to help organizations prepare for what’s next. #CyberSecurityOpen
Get expert insights into the cyber threats that could change the face of cybersecurity in 2020.
RT @tierpoint: Check out our new post for the highlights of #BraveIT 2019, including links to recordings of the keynotes and breakout sessions: https://t.co/BGac735byc #HCI #edgecomputing #5G #compliance #cybersecurity #digitaltransformation #datacenterOpen
BraveIT 2019 had a variety of speakers and topics. We share the highlights, from cyber threats to 5G and digital transformation stories.
Startups and Investments
Bristol-based startup @immersivelabsuk raises €36 million for its gamified cyber skills platform 👩💻🌠 https://t.co/7Y6ShCJGLf https://t.co/N3isAxNnXuOpen
Bristol-based startup Immersive Labs – an interactive, on-demand and gamified cyber skills platform – has closed €36 million in funding led by global growth equity investor Summit Partners, ...
Fascinating profile of Orlando Bravo— when PE meets Software Today there are more than 75 public SaaS cos, nearly $1T vs <20 worth <$100B, 10 yrs ago “The economics of software were just so powerful—like no other industry—just very obvious.” https://t.co/YZMgJiPLxaOpen
Orlando Bravo peaked as a competitive tennis player as a junior in the 1980s, but he is now the best in a far more lucrative game: Private equity.
"Why Digital Advertising is Undergoing a Paradigm Shift " https://t.co/4q2SPw4wc1 #advertising #adtechOpen
In the past two decades, the advertising industry has shifted from broad, dispersed advertising strategies to a more laser-focused data-driven approach where conversion and ROI are ...
Germany: Berlin data protection authority imposes EUR 14.5 million fine for “data cemetery” https://t.co/BTJcvFIopO via @DLA_PiperOpen
On 30 October 2019, the Berlin Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information (Berliner Beauftragte für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit – “Berlin DPA”) imposed an ...
RT @ictlc: According to @IrishTimes the @DPCIreland is investigating the practice of micro-targeting on social media platforms. #ictlegal #GDPR #DPA #socialmedia https://t.co/aTLlfdSyG5Open
Practice raises GDPR issues, Helen Dixon tells Dublin hearing on disinformation
Berlin Commissioner Issues Fine to Deutsche Wohnen SE | Privacy & Information Security Law Blog https://t.co/eSlhbvZJeJ https://t.co/uthJPYeAa0Open
On November 5, 2019, the Berlin Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information announced that it imposed a fine of €14.5 million on a major real estate company, which is the ...
Threats and Attacks
The party says the DDoS attack against its systems failed, but an online campaign tool was disrupted.
@cyberdefensemag Publisher @miliefsky Sharing an important story about Simple Ways SMBs Can Protect #cybersecurity #CYBER #SECURITY in this #CDM #EXCLUSIVE https://t.co/LTIhOlzJA5 by John Ford @ConnectWise who we hope to see @Infosecurity North America #CDM https://t.co/eh0hPy4868Open
By John Ford, Chief Information Security Officer, ConnectWise It seems as if every couple of weeks or so, a major news story flashes across our screens detailing a massive data breach where ...
Catch the highlights from our recent Cyber Trendscape report in this @MashableIndia article. https://t.co/pp1n1ZvdQGOpen
New report from a cybersecurity firm FireEye sheds reveals that only 49% believe their organisation is well-prepared to face a cyberattack or a data breach.
Companies and Services
Cybersecurity Workforce Gap: 145% Growth Needed to Meet Global Demand | Job description is attractive based on the @ISC2 study responses: high demand, good pay, job security, continuously evolving field and solving puzzles. https://t.co/smouOnJwjI via @SecurityWeek https://t.co/RYbJdO8sUrOpen
By estimating the global cybersecurity workforce, (ISC)2 asserts that it needs to grow by 145% in order to meet demand for skilled cybersecurity talent.
It’s here! @ISC2 publishes its 2019 Cybersecurity Workforce Study with new workforce estimate and updated skills gap number. Read the press release here: https://t.co/Ffuf3oNt4K https://t.co/14RAf72axFOpen
(ISC)² Finds the Cybersecurity Workforce Needs to Grow 145% to Close Skills Gap and Better Defend Organizations Worldwide
2019 Cybersecurity Workforce Study also examines motivations and career paths of cybersecurity professionals and shares recruitment strategies for organizations to use Clearwater, November ...
In the U.S. market, the current cybersecurity workforce estimate is 804,700 and the shortage of skilled professionals is 498,480, requiring an increase of 62% to better defend U.S. ...
Business and Industries
The 7 Biggest Technology Trends To Disrupt Banking & Financial Services In 2020 https://t.co/CALWyl88OM #disrupt #banking #fintech #2020 https://t.co/Lgg3lHhzJ3Open
New technology changes the operations and realities of organizations in all industries when it is widely adopted. It's no different with the latest innovation introduced by artificial ...
10 Technologies That Will Disrupt Financial Services In The Next 5 Years The Financial Brand Ideas & Insights for Financial Marketers #fintech #finserv #banking #digitalbanking via @JimMarous #finserv ➡️https://t.co/otyvXWvtBH https://t.co/Sz19o6VhtfOpen
The accelerating pace of technological change is the best opportunity and biggest challenge in the financial services ecosystem today.
Financial services firms are 300X as likely as other companies to be targeted by a #cyberattack https://t.co/0PTUAyOqqaOpen
Cybersecurity statistics show financial services organizations are 300 times more likely to be attacked, experience hundreds of thousands of security alerts, and invest an average of $2,300 ...