A new report from Datto on the current state of ransomware found that, while infections are on the rise, companies are starting to realize that they shouldn't pay up to recover their locked files.
Organizations that take an IT-centric approach to law firm security risk exposing sensitive data to malicious actors and damaging client trust.
To protect their crown jewels from data thieves, organizations must determine the difference in risk levels between structured and unstructured data and prioritize accordingly.
To keep up with increasingly sophisticated threat actors, many of whom have begun using AI in their attacks, organizations must fully embrace Agile security and risk management strategies.
The World Economic Forum's "Global Risks Report 2018" warned of "the increased dangers of systemic breakdown" due to our overreliance on emerging technologies for critical systems and services.
Today's advanced threats require a comprehensive incident response plan to minimize damage and recover normal operations as quickly as possible in the wake of a data breach.
By adopting a hybrid security framework, organizations can cherry-pick the guidelines and compliance requirements that meet their unique business objectives.
By proactively determining who is responsible for data risk management before a data breach occurs, C-suite executives can help avoid such incidents in the first place.
Building the right incident response team means looping in people outside of the IT and security teams.
Roles are meant to drive efficiencies in provisioning, user management and recertifications, but many organizations still use them in risk modeling, impeding maturity and productivity.