The new Data Insight feature for IBM Security Guardium enables analysts to more effectively monitor database access during security breaches.
During mergers and acquisitions, companies should conduct third-party risk assessments to identify insider threats that might be lurking on the network.
Data breaches exposed billions of records in the first half of 2017. The U.S. had the largest number of breaches, but China had the most records exposed.
Security leaders must defend sensitive enterprise information from both external actors and negligent insiders who might accidentally cause a data breach.
According to recent research, privileged users and administrators represent the biggest insider threats to any organization's sensitive data.
Our prediction at the end of 2016 held true: The influx of advanced DDoS, POS and other attacks targeting the financial sector has yet to abate in 2017.
In manufacturing, security incidents occurred at a rate 40 percent higher than the average across all other industries in 2016, according to X-Force data.
Security intelligence solutions such as QRadar UBA enable analysts to detect potentially malicious activity on Microsoft Office 365 cloud-based apps.
IBM X-Force revealed that WannaCry spread to its targets like a computer worm. But unlike a classic worm, it carried a malicious payload of ransomware.
Security is often viewed as a technology problem, but many vulnerabilities can be traced back to flaws and inconsistencies in organizational behavior.