An incident response plan and thorough analysis of historical threat data can help security teams predict how fraudsters might breach their networks.
Social Security numbers act as unique identifiers and, if compromised by fraudsters, can put individuals' personal data at risk.
At the Cambridge Cyber Summit, IBM Security General Manager Marc van Zadelhoff offered three pieces of advice to help business prepare for a data breach.
Fail-safe measures such as encryption can help organizations minimize cloud and third-party risks in the virtually inevitable event of a data breach.
A recent survey by cloud security firm RedLock attributed the rise in cloud data leaks to inadequate policies, lack of compliance and other poor practices.
Intellectual property security is crucial to any company's bottom line. IT teams must locate this data, asses its risk and adjust policies accordingly.
IBM Security developed a five-phase GDPR framework to help organizations achieve and maintain compliance with the upcoming privacy law.
Without visibility into all data stored on the network, the complex task of data security can have IT teams pining for the bygone days of filing cabinets.
Security leaders in the health care, financial services, and energy and utilities sectors must pay special attention to industry-specific security risks.
IT decision-makers must develop a strong cybersecurity strategy that uses analytics and innovation to create an integrated approach to data protection.