In the Industry 4.0 era, mainframe security is supported by four key areas: big data, analytics, human-machine interaction and cognitive computing.
IT analysts can refer to the human immune system as a model for securing IT systems through careful vetting of data and prioritization of threats.
Today's IT professionals can extract many lessons from the infamous Stuxnet worm, which was discovered in 2010, to help them protect their SCADA systems.
There are countless benefits to moving web infrastructure to support the HTTPS protocol, but it's not as simple as swapping one protocol for another.
IT managers must know what types of data cybercriminals covet to close any security loopholes that might lead to a security breach.
A hot desking strategy allows employees to sit wherever they want, creating more flexibility for workers and more complexity for IT managers.
IT leaders must be vigilant when using remote management software. Attackers can exploit these tools to infect devices with malware and build botnets.