Protecting your Business from Cyber extortion
COMPUTER SECURITY

Protecting your Business from Cyber extortion

In the shadowy world of security threats and bad actors, cyber extortion is a growing trend. Cyber criminals are taking advantage of the vulnerability of intellectual property, threatening to release potentially embarrassing information publicly and encrypting data to render it useless to the rightful owners, among other sinister practices. Unlike the risks associated with more…

Types of privileged accounts you need to know
COMPUTER SECURITY

Types of privileged accounts you need to know

Privileged accounts exist in many forms across an enterprise environment, and they pose significant security risks if not protected, managed and monitored. The types of privileged accounts typically found across an enterprise environment include: Local Administrative Accounts are non-personal accounts which provide administrative access to the local host or instance only. Local admin accounts are…

What does Software Security mean?
COMPUTER SECURITY

What does Software Security mean?

Software security is an idea implemented to protect software against malicious attack and other hacker risks so that the software continues to function correctly under such potential risks. Security is necessary to provide integrity, authentication and availability. Any compromise to integrity, authentication and availability makes a software unsecure. Software systems can be attacked to steal…

Top Risks for Banks
FRAUD MANAGEMENT

Top Risks for Banks

Enterprise risk management has become a widely talked-about topic across the industry by both bankers and regulators. As risk managers and bank executives work to keep pace with rapid innovation and increased regulatory pressure, there are so many Risks facing financial institutions. With examiners continuing to raise the bar for enterprise risk management, they have…