A look at some recent data breaches where attackers entered via a third party...
Pop Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Vendors?
Do you have one, 100, 1,000, 10,000 or more vendors? Do any of them process, store and transmit your sensitive data? Are they taking the same precautions with your data that you do?
These are great questions and ones that too often are difficult to answer. That’s because many organizations have no visibility into their vendor ecosystem, let alone visibility into contractors and sub-contractors.
Mario Balakgie, director of WWT's National Security Practice, shares his thoughts on how organizations can defend themselves against cyber attacks.
More than 500 IT and security professionals will meet at Info Sec Nashville Sept. 25 to learn about the latest trends in cybersecurity. Among presenters at Info Sec Nashville is Mario Balakgie, World Wide Technology’s (WWT) National Security Practice Director, who will lead a breakout session on infrastructure threats and response. In advance of Info Sec Nashville, Balakgie shared his thoughts on how organizations can defend themselves against cyber attacks in a podcast from TechnologyAdvice.
It doesn't matter which news source you subscribe to, it seems like every day the news is reporting there has been a breach..click here to read more...
One of the books I used to read to my youngest son was What Will the Weather Be Like Today? The book rhymed and was fun to read. Now, I often find myself asking, “What will the cyber breach be today?”
It doesn’t matter if it’s CNBC, The Wall Street Journal or various other news sources, it seems like every day the news is reporting there has been a breach.
WWT recently assisted Colorado and four other National Guard units with cyber defense scenarios. Read more...
With the threat of cyber attacks against state and utilities assets on the rise, the National Guard has been rapidly forging their Cyber Network Operations (CNO) and Cyber Network Defense (CND) capabilities to protect our nation’s critical infrastructure.
WWT's own Joey Muniz takes a deep dive in a fast-growing area of BYOD: Mobile Device Management (MDM)...read more
Mobile Device Management (MDM) is a phrase coming to prominence of late, with the surge in BYOD activity and organizations scrambling for a single pane of glass to handle all the devices on their networks.
At the 2012 RSA Conference, WWT's Aamir Lakhani sat down for an interview and discussed security aspects of BYOD and how IT departments are catching up with the consumerization of the once strictly corporate workspace...watch the video
Aamir Lakhani at the 2012 RSA Conference