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Ponemon Institute just released its Challenging State of Vulnerability Management 2019 report.  What can the results of this 600+ cybersecurity leaders and professionals survey teach us about the state of vulnerability management today? In a press release today, Balbix says: Balbix Inc., provider of the security industry’s first system built for avoiding […]

The Challenging State of Vulnerability Management: What Can We Learn ...


By Tom Piston, Farpointe Data U.S. Eastern Regional Manager For the past several years, there’s been a focus by integrators and customers to assure that their card-based access control systems are secure. To give businesses an extra incentive to meet their cybersecurity threats, the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) […]

Eliminate the Word “Portals” from Mobile Access Control Discussions




Guest Contributor: Jeremy Moskowitz Last year, Merriam-Webster added the word, “Bitcoin” to its latest version of the authorized Scrabble dictionary game. As the most recognized form of cryptocurrency, bitcoin has become embedded in our vocabulary thanks to the barrage of media stories outlining it ascension to financial investment stardom in […]

Why Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Spell Trouble for Cybersecurity



Financial organizations across the globe are focused on ensuring stringent cyber resilience in the wake of new threats By Matt Tengwall, Vice President and General Manager, Verint Financial organizations across the world face a new risk paradigm; one that encompasses both cyber and physical threats, such as ATM skimming, identity […]

Keeping an Eye on Cybersecurity




Some of the more fascinating aspects of recent global security developments, including but not limited to GDPR, are the advances in encrypted communications that are now being introduced to the enterprise market. While encryption has long been used by militaries and governments to facilitate secret communication there are now more […]

Encrypted Team Messaging – Why, Where, and When