CXO Strategies

People as the new perimeter: Preventing social engineering attacks

3 November 2020

With employees now an organisation’s new perimeter, savvy cybercriminals have shifted their focus to social engineering attacks such as Business Email Compromise and Email Account Compromise – with businesses facing huge financial losses as a...

The lessons poker can teach us about privileged threat analytics

28 October 2020

David Higgins, Director of Customer Development at CyberArk, explores the cybersecurity lessons business leaders can learn from poker. Brian Koppelman and David Levien’s 1998 cult classic poker movie ‘Rounders’ begins with Matt...

CNet expert discusses human risk within data centres

28 October 2020

The Uptime Institute has stated that with more investment in management, process and training, outage frequency of data centres would almost certainly fall significantly. Sarah Parks, Marketing and Communications Director, CNet Training, considers some of...

Synopsys expert on proactive application security strategies for uncertain times

22 October 2020

As cybercriminals take advantage of the fear and uncertainty surrounding the pandemic, it’s crucial that organisations ensure the software they build and operate is secure – despite reduced resources. Adam Brown, Associate Managing Security...

New Fortinet survey points to optimism on 5G promise while highlighting role of security

21 October 2020

Fortinet, a global provider of broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, has announced that a commissioned survey conducted by TelecomTV in association with HardenStance and ETSI found broad-based optimism for 5G revenue opportunities among...

The changing role of a CIO during a pandemic

21 October 2020

Navigating the IT landscape is currently proving challenging as the future seems uncertain. Ian Pitt, CIO at LogMeIn, discusses the role of a CIO and some of the obstacles they are facing, as well as how they should be adapting and transforming to avoid...

Advantech expert on enabling Digital Transformation through IIoT

19 October 2020

As the manufacturing and energy sectors look to digital solutions to enable transformation, CIOs are facing the challenge of identifying the best technology solutions for their IIoT requirements. Susan Chang, Middle East + North Africa Channel Sales...

Realising the vision of the self-optimising plant – How hybrid models can help to achieve it

16 October 2020

Industrial AI solutions are shaping a new autonomous era of self-optimising plants in the refining industry, according to Antonio Pietri, President and CEO, Aspen Technology. We hear how software technology such as Artificial Intelligence, can offer new...

Protecting your company’s cybersecurity against employee behavior and bad actors

16 October 2020

We asked industry experts: ‘How can technology leaders ensure the work practices of their colleagues do not put their company’s cybersecurity at risk?’ Here’s what Charles Burger, Global Director of Assureon Solutions at Nexsan,...

Why the working from home economy is accelerating an overdue shift to people-centric security

13 October 2020

The pandemic has forced organisations and their employees to adapt to more remote ways of working and it’s up to CISOs to ensure this is done with security in mind to avoid being exploited by cybercriminals. Andrew Rose, Resident CISO for EMEA at...