Yesterday, DivvyCloud, a leading provider of security and compliance automation for cloud and container environments, released its 2020 Cloud Misconfigurations Report. Today, the most circulated security news story is about the personal data of more than 10 million people exposed in a breach of MGM’s cloud servers. The MGM hack […]

Breaches Caused by Cloud Misconfigurations on the Rise


According to a recent study entitled, “State Of Enterprise IoT Security In North America: Unmanaged And Unsecured” commissioned by Armis: 69% of enterprises have more IoT devices on their networks than computers 84% of security professionals believe IoT devices are more vulnerable than computers 67% of enterprises have experienced an […]

Physical Security System Cyber Protection: An Interview with Johnson Controls


With so much attention on cybersecurity these days, it’s all too easy to overlook the physical security of our homes, workstations and facilities. Here’s a look at some of the most consequential trends in physical security and why they should matter to all of us. 1. Third-Party Identity Management Takes […]

5 Trends in Physical Security and Why They Matter



Malwarebytes, a leading advanced endpoint protection and remediation solution provider, today announced the findings of its annual “State of Malware” report, and I think you should read it. Let me clarify. I think you should read it if you need to understand the current cyberthreat landscape.  Here’s why. As a […]

A Security Industry Report Worth Reading


The first swell of what is expected to be an eventual tsunami of data privacy lawsuits has been spotted off the California shore. While not an actual wave yet, a lawsuit filed on Monday, February 3, 2020, has caught the attention of data privacy experts and in-house counsels around the […]

Is the CCPA Tsunami Beginning?


Wiesbaden, Germany, Feb. 6, 2020– Vanderbilt, a global provider of state-of-the-art security systems, has released the latest version of SPC Connect, the remotely managed, cloud-based, intrusion detection solution. This latest version, 3.0, includes an entirely reworked user interface and focuses on more intuitive user operations. “With this release, we believe that the […]

Vanderbilt’s SPC Connect 3.0 Focuses on Greater Visibility for Installers



Security technology will allow us to implement some pretty amazing defenses. The brightest technology minds around the world examine new and existing threats and vulnerabilities. Each new exploit brings the industry’s defensive methods and strategies to a sharper point.   One of the practical problems that continually surfaces in security […]

Applying High Tech Security Technology for SMBs


Cybersecurity is at the forefront of discussion for businesses attempting to protect themselves from an array of risks. As attackers develop more sophisticated techniques to bypass defensive measures, companies must take action and increase the level of computer security they have in place. It starts by implementing necessary security precautions […]

Using Machine Learning to Evaluate Cybersecurity Risks


By Frank Baldwin, CEO 2X Systems If you’ve ever traveled by plane, you’ll know all too well how stress-inducing, tedious and often undignified going through airport security can be. In 2018, an estimated 292 million passengers traveled through UK airports alone. That’s 292 million people who would have had their bags […]

UPHOLDING SECURITY FOR GLOBAL AIRLINE PASSENGERS



Munster, Ind., Jan. 22, 2020 — RS2 Technologies, the technology leader of advanced access control solutions, will host its 2020 Annual Conference on Feb. 11-14, aimed at strengthening its relationships with existing partners and introducing the company’s latest technological advancements. The conference theme, “Set Sail for Sales,” encompasses the event’s goal of setting […]

RS2 Gears Up for 2020 Annual Conference


By Brandon Cox Anyone planning to develop, deploy, or secure solutions that incorporate Microsoft 365 should download the latest version of the Security Configuration Benchmark for Microsoft 365. Not everyone knows these free guides from CIS Benchmarks exist. The newest version was published on December 20th and provides prescriptive guidance […]

New checklist to secure Microsoft Office 365 now available from ...


KnowBe4 has issued its Q4:2019 top-clicked phishing report analyzing the results of tens of thousands of email subject lines from simulated phishing tests. Unsurprisingly, security related and giveaway phishing emails garnered the most clicks. The top phishing lure that recipients were most likely to bite for: simulated phishing tests with an urgent […]

Security and Giveaway Phishing Emails Most Likely to Lure Users