Tag Archive | cyber threats

IP Geolocation Solutions Market to Reach $4.5B by 2027

IP Geolocation Solutions Market to Reach $4.5B by 2027

The global IP geolocation solutions market will reach $4.5 billion by 2027 — it’s projected to expand at a CAGR of 11% from 2019 to 2027. Expansion can be attributed to an increase in data breaches and cyber-attacks, plus the usage of location-based services (LBS).

via Transparency Research

Davos: Cyber-Security Risk Outlook for 2020 and Beyond

Davos: Cyber-Security Risk Outlook for 2020 and Beyond

In 2020, the drive of the Fourth Industrial Revolution towards ubiquitous connectivity and digitalization will continue. But as new connections and technologies support socio-economic progress, cyber-attacks and risks to and stemming from these innovations will increase in frequency and impact.

via World Economic Forum

U.S. Federal Government IT Security and Privacy

U.S. Federal Government IT Security and Privacy

“The most obvious place the government excels is in the area of encryption. The reason for this is largely due to a mandate from the Homeland Security Department that all U.S. Government sites be encrypted, but the standard should still be the same for any site.”

via Internet Society

Digital Trust: Why IT Hardware Security Matters

Digital Trust: Why IT Hardware Security Matters

“As the world becomes increasingly reliant on advanced technologies for economic growth and national security, implicit trust in hardware becomes an untenable option. Ultimately, hardware is the foundation for digital trust.”

via World Economic Forum

Smart Cybersecurity Solutions Powered by AI and ML

Smart Cybersecurity Solutions Powered by AI and ML

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) have been adopted for their automation benefits, from predictive outcomes to advanced data analytics. AI-based cybersecurity can augment the capabilities of IT staff and help organizations deflect cyber threats, according to Frost & Sullivan.

via Digital Lifescapes

The True Cost of Cybercrime, According to Experts

The True Cost of Cybercrime, According to Experts

Organizations have seen security breaches grow by 67% in the past five years. Banking is the most affected, with annual costs crossing $18 million in 2018. This probably comes as no surprise, considering that financial motives are consistently a major incentive for hackers.

via World Economic Forum

Why Retailers Must Prepare for Ransomware Attacks

Why Retailers Must Prepare for Ransomware Attacks

The number of ransomware attacks on enterprises is up 500% from this time last year. Threat actors are becoming increasingly sophisticated and targeted. Ransomware is a business, and these actors want to get paid. More retailers need to be prepared.

via Forrester