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Top three tips for safeguarding your network when deploying IoT

Ken Hosac, VP of IoT strategy and business development at Cradlepoint, identifies some of the most effective ways to capitalise on IoT’s benefits while mitigating the security risks Love it or loathe it, the Internet of things (IoT) is here to stay. Gartner’s latest predictions suggest the number of IoT devices will hit 14.2 billion… Read More


The Three P’s of Third-Party Risk – Prevention, Policies and Promises
By implementing a three-pronged approach that brings together prevention, policies and promises, companies can strengthen their security posture, mitigate risk and maintain trust with customers, says Mark Sangster, vice president and industry security strategies at eSentire  There is a significant disconnect happening between the third-party policies companies have on the books and the effectiveness of... Read More

Safer Internet Day: an opportunity for businesses to reflect
If you have kids in school, chances are they will spend a large portion of their day learning how to protect themselves online. Firms should take note and use today as an opportunity to take pause on the biggest cybersecurity threats facing enterprises in 2019. We asked IT industry experts to canvas the top enterprise... Read More

IoT & Cybersecurity: Where we are and what needs to change
Threats are now emerging beyond home and medical devices towards IoT control systems connected to national infrastructures. It is no exaggeration to say that IoT vulnerabilities are a threat to our national and personal security - dangers brought into sharp relief by the growing weaponisation of cybersecurity on the world stage Cybersecurity agenda Over the... Read More

The blasé attitude of SMEs towards cybersecurity must end
Don’t bet your SME business on a hunch that the cybergangs will leave you alone. The overwhelming odds are that they have already attacked you at least once and that they will attack again in 2019, writes David Kay The 2018 CyberSecurity headlines were bold and gloomy. Some big names got the sort of publicity... Read More