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“Psychology of Human Error” Could Help Businesses Prevent Security Breaches

Several organizations are concerned about human errors that cause accidental exposure of a company’s critical data. A joint study from Stanford University Professor Jeff...

Whistle-Blower Reports to ICO Increase by 34% in the Last Year

Ever since the GDPR was introduced, disclosure of security incidents via whistle-blower reports has increased significantly. According to a report from RPC, a legal...

Poor Data Security Policies Affect Businesses During the Pandemic: Report

A new research from secure payments provider PCI Pal revealed that most consumers may not trust organizations with poor cybersecurity practices or data breach...

8 in 10 Australian Companies Say Cybersecurity Investments Fail

A new research from Accenture revealed that 80% of companies in Australia believe that their cybersecurity investments are failing. The research also reported a...

Hackers Expose 5 Bn Records in 2019, Costing U.S. Firms $1.2...

According to a survey report from identity and access management firm ForgeRock, threat actors exposed more than 5 billion consumer records in 2019, costing...

Security Incidents at U.S. Federal Agencies Dropped in 2019: White House

The White House's Office of Management and Budget (OMB) stated that the federal agencies reported fewer cybersecurity incidents, representing an 8% decrease in 2019...

India Reports 37% Rise in Cyberattacks in the First Quarter of...

According to the Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) report, India has witnessed a 37% surge in cyberattacks in  Q1 2020, as compared to  Q4 2019....

Unprotected Server Exposes Facebook Scraped Data of 12 Mn Users in...

Security researchers at Safety Detectives discovered an open Elasticsearch server containing scraped data related to 12 million Facebook users in Vietnam, which raised concerns...

Uncertain Data Sharing Practices Keep Educational Organizations at Risk: Research

Weak data sharing security controls are keeping several organizations in the education sector at risk of data security incidents. A research from cybersecurity firm...

Insider Threats Rise by 47% in Two Years: Report

Several industry experts stressed that insider threats are the primary concern for every security leader, as many organizations fail to address the insiders within...

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