Tag: Security

5 Things Retail CEOs should know about Security and Optimising Business Results

As large, embarrassing data breaches continue to expose big box and e-commerce retailers around the world, retail CEOs and line-of-business executives can no longer afford to ignore security. Hits to reputation, PCI compliance fines, bank fees, incident response and lawsuits add up fast when organisations fail to comply with PCI and secure their IT assets.
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As large, embarrassing data breaches continue to expose big box and e-commerce retailers around the world, retail CEOs and line-of-business executives can no longer afford to ignore security. Hits to reputation, PCI compliance fines, bank fees, incident response and lawsuits add up fast when organisations fail to comply with PCI and secure their IT assets. Here are 5 things to help […]

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New Petya Ransomware Discovered: How Juniper protects

Juniper Networks is aware of a new variant of the Petya malware family. The malware combines a number of existing techniques to spread across vulnerable clients. We have begun the process of analysing today’s samples of Petya in the lab and can report that we are able to detect and prevent infection using our SkyATP and IDP technologies. Juniper will […] Read more…

Juniper Networks is aware of a new variant of the Petya malware family. The malware combines a number of existing techniques to spread across vulnerable clients. We have begun the process of analysing today’s samples of Petya in the lab and can report that we are able to detect and prevent infection using our SkyATP and IDP technologies. Juniper will […]

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Exploring SDSN

A recent, in-depth report by economic and cybersecurity experts at RAND found that chief information security officers are faced with a chaotic and confusing landscape when deciding how to manage the risks (and costs) associated with providing security to their business.
More troubling is the fact that the research indicated that while companies are increasingly spending on cybersecurity tools, they are […] Read more…

A recent, in-depth report by economic and cybersecurity experts at RAND found that chief information security officers are faced with a chaotic and confusing landscape when deciding how to manage the risks (and costs) associated with providing security to their business. More troubling is the fact that the research indicated that while companies are increasingly spending on cybersecurity tools, they are […]

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Palo Alto Networks a Gartner Leader for the sixth time

Gartner’s 2017 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls has been released, and Palo Alto Networks is positioned in the Leaders quadrant for the sixth consecutive year.
Gartner’s Magic Quadrant provides a graphical competitive positioning of technology providers in markets where growth is high and provider differentiation is distinct. Leaders execute well against their stated visions and are well-positioned for tomorrow. Gartner […] Read more…

Gartner’s 2017 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls has been released, and Palo Alto Networks is positioned in the Leaders quadrant for the sixth consecutive year. Gartner’s Magic Quadrant provides a graphical competitive positioning of technology providers in markets where growth is high and provider differentiation is distinct. Leaders execute well against their stated visions and are well-positioned for tomorrow. Gartner […]

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Preparing your organisation for GDPR

From 25 May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will affect the way that all organisations manage their data. There are big changes ahead – data protection will become harder, there will be more audits and there will be large fines for not reporting breaches within 72 hours.
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From 25 May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will affect the way that all organisations manage their data. There are big changes ahead – data protection will become harder, there will be more audits and there will be large fines for not reporting breaches within 72 hours. With so many businesses operating across borders, international consistency around data […]

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Will you be ready for GDPR and NIS?

According to research conducted by Palo Alto Networks and IDC, most organisations think that they are already compliant with NIS directives, with just eight per cent believing that they won’t be ready in time. However, as it is still possible that the directive may change as it is adopted by member states legal frameworks, nobody can be sure that they […] Read more…

According to research conducted by Palo Alto Networks and IDC, most organisations think that they are already compliant with NIS directives, with just eight per cent believing that they won’t be ready in time. However, as it is still possible that the directive may change as it is adopted by member states legal frameworks, nobody can be sure that they […]

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How will your business be affected by the NIS directive?

The Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) require businesses in the EU to have regard to ‘state-of-the-art’ cyber security when adopting appropriate protection against cyber-attacks. For NIS, companies providing what the law describes as essential or digital services will be affected by these changes. All companies processing personal data of EU residents must comply […] Read more…

The Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) require businesses in the EU to have regard to ‘state-of-the-art’ cyber security when adopting appropriate protection against cyber-attacks. For NIS, companies providing what the law describes as essential or digital services will be affected by these changes. All companies processing personal data of EU residents must comply […]

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How will you define ‘state-of-the-art’?

With the May 2018 implementation date fast approaching, all organisations should be carefully considering what ‘state-of-the-art’ means to their organisation. The Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) require businesses in the EU to have regard to ‘state-of-the-art’ cyber security when adopting appropriate protection against cyber-attacks.
The NIS Directive introduces the concept of “state of the […] Read more…

With the May 2018 implementation date fast approaching, all organisations should be carefully considering what ‘state-of-the-art’ means to their organisation. The Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) require businesses in the EU to have regard to ‘state-of-the-art’ cyber security when adopting appropriate protection against cyber-attacks. The NIS Directive introduces the concept of “state of the […]

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Network Security – A top down approach

The Product
Every so often I see interesting new products from network and security vendors which provide innovative answers to particular security issues. Then I consider how an organisation would procure and deploy these new solutions, given the existing range of security products from multiple vendors and a certain degree of product overlap.
There are plenty of point products around and a […] Read more…

The Product Every so often I see interesting new products from network and security vendors which provide innovative answers to particular security issues. Then I consider how an organisation would procure and deploy these new solutions, given the existing range of security products from multiple vendors and a certain degree of product overlap. There are plenty of point products around and a […]

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Hardware Group hosts SRX Customer Bootcamp

Hardware Group hosts SRX Customer Bootcamp

Juniper Networks’ UK Elite Partner, Hardware Group hosted and delivered a SRX Customer Bootcamp at its headquarters in Kemble last week. Simon Page, Networking & Security Vendor Manager, opened the discussions by introducing Juniper Network’s security strategy, featuring the much anticipated next generation SRX series firewall and Sky Advanced Threat Prevention (ATP) solution. Presentations from Juniper and Hardware Group explained the […]

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