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New ENISA study looks at Internet of Things threat to critical information infrastructures

The EU Cybersecurity Agency, ENISA, has published a report on the security of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the potential impact on critical information infrastructures. The study, entitled ‘Baseline Security Recommendations for Internet of Things in the context of critical information infrastructures’, aims to set the scene for IoT security in Europe.

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Hybrid cloud environments: the state of security

Most enterprises face major challenges when managing security across their hybrid enterprise networks both during and after cloud migrations, according to the new ‘Hybrid Cloud Environments: The State of Security’ survey from AlgoSec.

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Many larger US businesses cannot increase backup frequencies due to IT infrastructure restrictions

An independent survey of US IT decision makers (ITDMs) conducted by StorageCraft reveals that many organizations lack confidence in their current data recovery implementation. The survey also uncovered an alarming number of businesses unable to increase the frequency of data backup due to the scale of data growth and limitations in their backup infrastructure.

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2018 cyber security predictions

It’s the time of year when thoughts turn to 2018 and the changes in the threat landscape that we may see. In this article Oliver Tavakoli, provides his predictions for the cyber security area.

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Seven tips to reduce data breach risks via IAM

Centrify has shared seven best practices for enterprises to effectively defend their corporate assets from cyber adversaries through increasing their identity and access management (IAM) maturity to effectively reduce the likelihood of a data breach.

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