The history of mobile threats, 2004 to 2015

Sophos have created this timeline of mobile threats going back to 2004. It’s by no means comprehensive, but it gives you a good idea of how threats have evolved in a short period of time.

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Time to Identify Advanced Threats is 98 Days for Financial Services Firms and 197 Days for Retail

According to a Ponemon Institute Survey, sponsored by Arbor Networks, Financial Services and Retail organizations agree, advanced threats are the most serious security challenge facing their organizations. Despite the concern, both industries struggle to identify these attacks once they are inside their network. Known as ‘dwell’ time, the time it takes to identify these attacks […]

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Congratulations to the new board members of the PCI Standards Council

The new members to the board are from:- Amazon.com Barclaycard British Airways PLC Carlson Wagonlit Travel Cartes Bancaires Chase Paymentech Solutions Cielo S.A. Cisco Citigroup Inc. Elavon Merchant Services European Payment Council AISBL European Payment Service Providers for Merchants (EPSM) First Bank of Nigeria Global Payments Direct Inc. HP Ingenico Middle East Payment Services (MEPS) […]

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A review of websites and apps targeted at children is underway

The UK Information Commissioners Office (ICO), the enforcer of the Data Protection Act, has begun a review of websites and apps used by children as part of an international project to consider privacy concerns around the type of personal information services collect. The ICO will look at 50 websites and apps, looking particularly at what […]

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What’s Keeping Higher Education CIOs up at Night?

Higher Education CIO survey conducted by Extreme Networks.

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The Evolution of Cyber Risk – and ACE Infographic

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PCI Council collaborates with industry to speed secure chip card acceptance for merchants

The PCI Security Standards Council has announced that it will join with the Payments Security Taskforce and EMV Migration Forum to launch the U.S. EMV VAR Qualification Program, a chip education curriculum and accreditation initiative that will help merchants and their partners securely implement chip card solutions. The U.S. EMV VAR Qualification Program aims to […]

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