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ZNet Technologies enters into PKI solutions distribution business; partners with GlobalSign

ZNet Technologies to address the growing demand for IT security services in the regional Indian markets by making available wide range of GlobalSign SSL solutions via its partner network ZNet Technolo...

97% of enterprises perform data backup at least once a year: Acronis’ World Backup Day survey

93% of consumers and 97% of enterprises perform data backup at least once a year, according to the World Backup Day survey by Acronis. World Backup Day falls on March 31, and is aimed to highlight the...

Ransomware encounters declined by 60% in 2018: Microsoft report

Machine learning is declining the risks of phishing attacks, but the number of such attacks are still on the rise, finds the 24th edition of the Microsoft Security Intelligence Report (SIR). Microsoft...

Romantic Phishing is on the rise – How not to lose your money while losing your heart

Phishing is one of the most popular and easiest social engineering techniques to exploit online users Kaspersky Lab experts have detected a sharp increase in phishing activities from criminals offerin...

Sectigo to protect enterprises in Middle East against rising cyberthreats

Sectigo (formerly Comodo CA) is looking to protect enterprises in Middle East against phishing, business email compromise (BEC), and other web security threats. As a part of this, the company has expa...

Top security trends that will impact consumers and enterprises in 2019: Trend Micro report

The advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are going to be the top trends in 2019 to impact technology and security. These trends will be driven by growth in data volume tha...

Organizations have 14 misconfigured public cloud services running at any given time: McAfee study

On average, an organization experiences over 2,200 misconfigured incidents every month in their public cloud instances, according to a report by McAfee. These cloud instances include infrastructure-as...

It costs $715,000 to mitigate a DNS attack in 2018: EfficientIP report

On average, a DNS attack costs $715,000 to organizations globally, up from $456,000 a year before, according to 2018 DNS Threat Report by EfficientIP. EfficientIP surveyed 1000 organizations around Eu...

“.CO Provides Much More Value Than Just a Domain Name,” – Lori Anne Wardi, .CO Internet

I remember being very apathetical when the new generic top level domain (gTLD) application system opened on January 12, 2012. With the exception of .CO, new gTLD launches of the past like Biz, Info, T...