Microsoft’s monthly Patch Tuesday has always had detractors who say the schedule just isn’t frequent enough to counteract security threats. And an unprecedented setback with a recent monthly patch rollout is angering even more users.
Getting users to follow good security practices is a real challenge. But if you understand why the message may not be getting across, you can change your approach and get real results, according to one expert.
IT consumerization and personal devices brought into work create some tricky legal issues companies must take into account when they develop a BYOD policy.
Chances are your users aren’t putting as much attention into security as they should be. And it may lead to real problems for IT.
Nothing’s worse than knowing a storm is coming but being unable to do anything about it. That’s how it feels to be a security pro staring down the imminent threat of ransomware right now.
If you happened to check Microsoft’s German news page this morning, you’d be in for a big surprise: Apparently, running Windows 7 is no longer safe.
Not all ransom attacks are based on fooling users into opening ransomware. In a recent case, the victims seem to have made a different mistake: failing to change default settings on a service.
From monumental security breaches to product announcements, 2016 has been a big year for technology and those who manage it. So which stories were you and your peers most interested in?
A Yahoo security breach has affected more than 1 billion accounts. This is an almost inconceivable security incident, easily surpassing the 500 million user breach Yahoo admitted to earlier this year. So chances are you or at least some of your users have been victims of the attack. Here’s what you need to know.
No one can see the future or catch every trend before it happens. But experts from a variety of publications and organizations are doing their best to help you prepare. Here’s a roundup of what many expect.