Industry Report


Each year, cybersecurity companies publish a number of research reports focusing on different aspects of cybersecurity and breach trends. A big shout-out to Brittney Regalado of 10Fold Communications for sending over the below list of some of the most alarming statistics from 2019 reports, just in time for Halloween. Arkose […]

Scary Security Stats


Arkose Labs analyzed over 1.2 billion transactions across the financial services, e-commerce, travel, social media, gaming and entertainment industries, highlighting key trends Social media sites have become lucrative targets for criminals looking for quick monetization. To gain some additional insights into this phenomenon, we spoke with Vanita Pandey, VP Strategy […]

More Than Half of Logins on Social Media Platforms are ...


Recently the well-known provider of service assurance, cybersecurity, and business intelligence solutions, NETSCOUT Systems Inc, released its semi-annual Threat Intelligence Report highlighting cybercrime as a mainstream business model. The report also examines the maturation of Nation-State sponsored Advanced Persistent Threat (ATP) groups and new findings on IoT vulnerabilities. With a […]

New Report Highlights Cybercrime Innovation



New findings from Cequence Security’ CQ Prime research team uncovers the use of Bulletproof Proxy networks by bad actors to automated bot attacks against web applications. “Bulletproof Proxies: The Evolving Cybercriminal Infrastructure” details how bulletproof proxy providers include millions of globally distributed IP addresses that are marketed under the guise of legitimate […]

Bulletproof Proxy Networks Target Retail and Financial Web Applications, Mobile ...



By Joe Robison, Consultant and Data Researcher Unsurprisingly, citizens are concerned about facial recognition and are divided over the outlook. While the benefits of speed and added security are clear, The good news for the security industry is that public sentiment is evolving in favor of acceptance of facial recognition […]

42% of Americans approve of facial recognition in airports (New ...



By Marty Greenlow, CEO, Ensighten In 2019, company websites are more than just branding and marketing collateral. They’re primary business assets that serve as key mechanisms for lead generation, customer engagement and journey nurturing. As the volume and value of data moving through these powerful platforms continues to grow, so […]

83% of Execs Think Their Sites Are at Risk of ...


The same security firm which recently discovered that sophisticated hacking group FIN8 is back again targeting U.S. businesses surveyed 1,000 consumers, weighted for the U.S. population, to examine how the increasing prevalence of financial cyberattacks and the threat of hackers targeting the U.S. financial system are impacting the mindset of consumers. Morphisec, […]

Morphisec Releases 2019 Consumer Financial Cybersecurity Threat Index


New Study Underscores the Need for Affordable, Accessible Security Solutions SolarWinds, a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software has released findings from a new IDC® White Paper, Affordable Tools and Shared Responsibilities Define Midmarket IT Security Trends, sponsored by SolarWinds.The white paper is based on a survey of both IT […]

SolarWinds Finds Insider Threats Cited as Leading Cause of Security ...



For second consecutive year, employees are aware of the risks associated with inadequate USB drive security – but aren’t following best practices Apricorn, the leading manufacturer of software-free, 256-bit AES XTS hardware-encrypted USB data storage devices, announced results of its latest report, “The State of USB Data Protection 2019: Employee […]

Apricorn Report Reveals Majority of Employees Use Non-Encrypted USB Drives ...



Comprehensive Analysis of Data Breach Investigations, Internal Threat Intelligence, and Security-Based Telemetry Reveals Cybercriminals are Becoming More Methodical and Adaptive Trustwave has released its 2019 Trustwave Global Security Report. This report reveals the top security threats, breaches by industry, and cybercrime trends from 2018.  Brilliance Security Magazine spoke with Karl […]

New Trustwave Report Underscores Progressing Global Cybersecurity Threats