Enterprise Security

Checkmarx expert on taking a proactive approach to safeguard the development ecosystem

25 May 2022

Savvy cyberattackers have turned their attention to the open source software supply chain as developers strive to innovate faster than ever, resulting in vulnerabilities. Shabir Bhat, Regional Sales Director, Middle East, Checkmarx, tells us why...

Netskope CISO on leading a successful security transformation with Security Service Edge (SSE)

25 May 2022

In this interview with Intelligent CIO’s Jess Abell, Neil Thacker, EMEA and LATAM CISO for Netskope, highlights why traditional network security architecture is no longer fit for purpose, as well as why organisations should consider adopting a...

Palo Alto Networks reveals ransomware payments hit new records in 2021

19 April 2022

Ransomware payments hit new records in 2021 as cybercriminals increasingly turned to Dark Web ‘leak sites’ where they pressured victims to pay up by threatening to release sensitive data, according to research released from Unit 42 by Palo Alto...

Study finds security professionals compare ransomware to terrorism

4 January 2022

Venafi, a leading provider of machine identity management, has announced the findings of a global survey of more than 1,500 IT security decision makers that reveals almost two-thirds (60%) believe ransomware threats should be prioritized at the same level...

Deep Dive – Spencer Lichtenstein, Product Strategist, RSA Security

8 February 2021

In this edition of our Deep Dive series, Spencer Lichtenstein, Product Strategist at RSA Security, talks us through the steps organisations must take when launching a remote SOC.

Data Protection Day 2021: Top tips for keeping your company data safe

28 January 2021

Data Privacy Day is an international annual event which raises awareness and promotes privacy and data protection best practices. We hear from experts about the importance of the day as we focus our attention on our data protection habits and the way we...

A global reset: Predicting cybersecurity trends in 2021

19 January 2021

FireEye shares its top cybersecurity trends for 2021 and says business leaders must build capabilities and strategies that will protect them in the days to come. Companies across all industries commonly release forward-looking reports about what’s to...

Looking to the future: Considering the IT trends expected

14 January 2021

Stefan Schachinger, Product Manager, Network Security – IoT/OT/ICS at Barracuda, discusses some of the technology trends he expects to develop over the coming year. Recent news about beginning vaccinations gives us hope for a return to our normal...

Genetec shares its top physical security trends predictions for 2021

13 January 2021

The pandemic has caused huge disruption for many, and physical security professionals will need to follow the lead of IT departments in order for them to thrive this year. Genetec has predicted some key trends it expects to evolve, including innovative...

Security strategies and priorities for CIOs and CISOs in Africa

4 January 2021

As we begin a new year, CIOs and CISOs across the region are preparing their strategies and identifying new technology trends, particularly when it comes to securing their networks. Perry Hutton, VP – Africa, Fortinet, talks us through what he...