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Author: Filip Truta

Filip is an experienced writer with over a decade of practice in the technology realm. He has covered a wide range of topics in such industries as software, hardware, cyber-security and gaming, and has worked in various B2B and B2C marketing roles.

All about Virtualization and Cloud Security | Recent Articles:

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: The Most Effective Weapons Against Ransomware

Oct 15 by Filip Truta

An essential part of an IT department’s mission is to stay atop the latest technological trends. And that includes protecting corporate networks by leveraging the latest security solutions and processes.

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IDC Numbers Show Security Spending Is Off the Charts, Budgets Appropriately Reflected by Business Size

Oct 09 by Filip Truta

Security remains a top-of-mind priority for companies in every vertical as they seek to protect themselves from cyber-attacks while meeting stringent new regulatory requirements. International Data Corporation (IDC) projects security will be a $133.7 billion market in 2022.

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The Stakes Are High for Data Breaches – Most Organizations Believe Hackers Can Penetrate Their Network

Oct 05 by Filip Truta

New data protection laws are cropping up at every pace, as cybercriminals continue to hone their infiltration techniques while the number of data breaches reported by businesses big and small continues to be on the rise.

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Half of Businesses Have Yet to Take Control of Password Security; Technology Sector Leads the Pack

Oct 03 by Filip Truta

An enterprise’s first line of defense, experts agree, is the employee. And the first factor of enterprise authentication is the password. It takes a single untrained pair of eyes to fall for a phishing scam to let hackers into an infrastructure.

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Cloud Security Budgets Increase Substantially in 2018 as CISOs Recognize the Dangers Out There

Sep 28 by Filip Truta

Cloud security has finally become a big-enough blip on IT professionals’ radar to be taken seriously. Almost all respondents in a recent cybersecurity study revealed that their organization has agreed to increase the resources allocated to protecting the company’s assets from bad actors – and to great extent, too.

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How GDPR Is Prompting Renovation of Data Protection Practices Worldwide

Sep 27 by Filip Truta

The General Data Protection Regulation, which took effect in May, has renewed interest in security spending. Gartner projects it will drive 65 percent of buying decisions related to data loss prevention by the end of the year. The focus of the regulation, known commonly as GDPR, is on citizens in the European Union. But its impact is becoming global.

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Why Artificial Intelligence Is Key to Combating New and Advanced Threats

Sep 26 by Filip Truta

Cybersecurity is often likened to a cat-and-mouse game, with Jerry a step or two ahead of Tom as the rodent gets up to mischief. That’s because cybersecurity is a cat-and-mouse game. Hackers almost always have the advantage of surprise, while IT departments are left picking up the broken pieces should their defenses fail.

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How Businesses Risk Everything by Relying on Staff to Keep Ransomware Out

Sep 21 by Filip Truta

Sophisticated malicious emails continue to creep into every inbox, every day. Yet many employees still don’t know enough to spot an unsecure website, and 13 percent of them click on URLs that could hide malware. And, while experts recommend training staff to sniff out phishing campaigns and other cyber threats, they also advise not to rely on staff to keep hackers out.

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Healthcare Reports Highest Number of Breaches Over the Past Financial Year

Sep 07 by Filip Truta

Reporting data breaches wasn’t mandatory for every type of organizations before the GDPR came into force, but the health sector is a different animal. Healthcare is more tightly regulated than most other industries, and it’s also seen a spike in data breaches in the last year – especially ransomware attacks. With the new regulations in place, reported incidents in healthcare are, not surprisingly, on the rise.

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Research: More SMBs Are Reporting Ransomware Attacks to Authorities But Less Are Paying the Ransom

Sep 05 by Filip Truta

Across the globe, an estimated 5% of small-to-mid-sized businesses (SMBs) fell victim to ransomware from 2016 to 2017, and according to 97% of managed service providers (MSPs) ransomware attacks increase in magnitude year over year.

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37% of IT Managers See Failure to Install Updates as the Biggest Security Threat of 2018

Aug 31 by Filip Truta

Outdated software is now a bigger threat than weak passwords, bring-your-own-device (BYOD) and unsecured USB sticks, according to a new study.

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77% of Businesses Have Experienced Cyber Attack in the Past 12 Months

Aug 28 by Filip Truta

The vast majority of businesses think data protection is important or mission-critical for digital and IT transformation projects, but they lack the technological provisions to provide good data protection assurance.

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