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Critical infrastructure: It’s time to make security a priority

The importance of ensuring information security on critical infrastructure has been recognized for years, yet there are still cases that illustrate the need for improvement.

Will we ever fix ‘broken’ USB stick security?

As a recent study finds that half of people plug in USB sticks found at their work’s car parking lot, we ask if the USB security threat will ever go away.

Expect the unexpected: The importance of audit logging

ESET’s Lysa Myers discusses audit logging and how it can help you track and identify security violations, performance problems, and flaws in applications.

After authentication comes authorization and access control

In our first post in this series, we talked about authentication. The focus shifts to authorization and access control, says ESET’s Lysa Myers.

Authentication 101

Authentication may sound like a very complicated concept, but it’s quite simple: a way of showing that you are who you say you are, says ESET’s Lysa Myers.

Say goodbye to cyber stresses in the workplace

On World Day for Safety and Health at Work, we’ve put together a brief guide on potential cyber stresses to avoid in the workplace.

The perimeter is everywhere (so where is your data really?)

It’s hard to protect what you don’t understand. It’s also hard to protect data if you don’t know where it is. ESET’s Cameron Camp looks explores the challenges of data security.

Cybersecurity checkup: New Ponemon study reveals how healthcare sector is doing

How secure is the healthcare ecosystem? Following a recent spate of breaches in the sector, we set out to determine the state of its cybersecurity.

The family security checklist

Keeping your family safe online is not about making a one-off investment in a security solution. It requires a proactive approach, once every two to three months for example, where you tick off a checklist. Here are five things to keep on top of.

RSA: Will your next phone have quantum cryptographic 2FA?

Yes or no, will your next phone have quantum cryptographic 2FA? If one of the vendors here at RSA has anything to do with it, the answer will be ‘yes’ says ESET’s Cameron Camp.

Security is ‘easy': Just ask someone at RSA

This year RSA is drowning in buzzword-laden security startups. If you’ve got a next-gen cloud-enabled startup that catches 100% of zero days no has even thought of yet, there’s an RSA booth for you. No track record? No problem. Not sure whether it’s hardware or software? No problem. The problem is that real security is really hard.

Managing agile virtual machine security across the enterprise: A closer look

It is important to understand how and when an agile approach to deploying your network defenses in real-time should be performed, says ESET’s Cameron Camp.

RSA: Can crypto save your life?

Is there such a thing as security technology that is too good? ESET’s Cameron Camp, who is in attendance at RSA, discusses further.

How is cryptography incorporated into PoS terminals?

Whenever there is information that needs to be protected, there is a need to use cryptographic solutions. POS applications are no exception explains ESET’s Lucas Paus.

Managing security in virtualized environments – agent-based or agentless?

Before you jump into the virtualization migration process, there are a few things to consider, like security, explains ESET’s Miguel Angel Mendoza.

ESET predictions and trends for cybercrime in 2016

It’s that time of the year when the information security industry takes part in its annual tradition: coming up with cybercrime predictions and trends for the next 12 months.

Star Wars: A New Hope – 5 information security lessons

If you are looking to boost your cybersecurity prowess, then make some time for the first Star Wars film, A New Hope. You’d be surprised at what this hugely popular and successful movie has to offer.

How do you know if your smartphone has been compromised?

Many people are unaware of what measures they can take to identify malicious activity on their smartphone. We look at how at the key signs to be aware of.

Securing devices at Christmas: Wordsearch

Test your device security nous with our festive-inspired wordsearch. By the end of it, we reckon you’ll have a solid grasp of what’s required this Christmas.

12 tree-mendous security tips for Christmas

Tis’ the season to be jolly but Christmas is also a happy time of year for cybercriminals looking for their own gifts. We look at what you can do to ensure it’s only Santa that is allowed to bypass your security.

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