EC-Council Issues WANNACRYPT / wannacry Updated Cyber Security Briefing

WannaCry / WannaCrypt ransomware attack has spread throughout the world. Affecting organizations in over 150 countries, tallied damage includes more than 200,000 people infected with the malware and roughly $28,463 paid in bitcoin to decrypt files. And that number may only increase unless companies act to mitigate the threat. Some reports indicate the ransomware attack […]

Cybersecurity Skills Crisis

Enterprises are under siege from a rising volume of cyberattacks. At the same time, the global demand for skilled professionals sharply outpaces supply. Unless this gap is closed, organizations will continue to face major risk. Comprehensive educational and networking resources are required to meet the needs of everyone from entry-level practitioners to seasoned professionals.

Key Discoveries in Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report

The Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report is divided into four areas of discussion and issues explored within them, may at first glance seem disparate, but closer examination reveals their interconnectedness: 1. Threat Intelligence 2. Security Capabilities Benchmark Study 3. Geopolitical and Industry Trends 4. Changing the View Toward Cybersecurity—From Users to the Corporate Boardroom Below […]