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Esteemed Cybersecurity PR Agency Turns 28

Esteemed Cybersecurity PR Agency Turns 28

Today, award-winning cybersecurity PR agency, Eskenzi PR, turns 28. The agency, founded in 1995 by Yvonne Eskenzi and Neil Stinchcombe, has worked with some of the largest names in the cybersecurity industry and helped many organisations through sales, acquisitions and IPOs. On the anniversary, Eskenzi noted, in a blog published by the agency’s website: “One … Read more

A Conversation with OmniIndex’s James Stanbridge on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Tech Recruitment

A Conversation with OmniIndex’s James Stanbridge on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Tech Recruitment

We know that the cybersecurity industry has a skills gap and talent shortage. We also know that hiring from a larger, more diverse talent pool may be a good place to start. But how does diversity, equity and inclusion feed into tech recruitment? James Stanbridge, Head of Product at Omnilndex, sat down with Business Development … Read more

Pathways into Cyber: Transitioning from Healthcare to the Cybersecurity Frontier

Pathways into Cyber: Transitioning from Healthcare to the Cybersecurity Frontier

With today being International Women in Cyber Day, what better opportunity to celebrate the impact of female cyber professionals in the industry? As we navigate through a world where data breaches and ransomware attacks are commonplace occurrences, the significance of a multi-talented and resilient cybersecurity workforce cannot be overstated. Meet Kirsty Perrett, a skilled Lead … Read more

3 out of 4 cyberattacks in the education sector are associated with a compromised on premises user or admin account

3 out of 4 cyberattacks in the education sector are associated with a compromised on premises user or admin account

Netwrix, a cybersecurity vendor that makes data security easy, today revealed additional findings for the education sector from its survey of 1,610 IT and security professionals from more than 100 countries. According to the survey, 69% of organisations in the education sector suffered a cyberattack within the last 12 months. Phishing and user account compromise … Read more

NCSC issues warning over chatbot cyber risks

NCSC issues warning over chatbot cyber risks

British officials are warning organisations about integrating artificial intelligence-driven chatbots into their businesses, saying that research has increasingly shown that they can be tricked into performing harmful tasks. In a pair of blog posts due to be published Wednesday, Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) said that experts had not yet got to grips with … Read more

QVANTUM Expands into the US Market, Empowering Precise Workforce Planning with Customized Cost Solutions

QVANTUM Expands into the US Market, Empowering Precise Workforce Planning with Customized Cost Solutions

QVANTUM, an innovator in agile corporate planning solutions, today announced that it is expanding further into global markets by introducing its service portfolio of customized workforce cost planning options to organizations across the United States. Collaborating with workforce planning and controlling specialist, Christian Fritz, QVANTUM has developed a practical use case that empowers businesses to … Read more

Cyber Mindfulness Corner Company Spotlight: Egress

Cyber Mindfulness Corner Company Spotlight: Egress

At the IT Security Guru we’re showcasing organisations that are passionate about making cybersecurity a healthier, more mindful industry. This week, Jack Chapman, VP of Threat Intelligence at Egress, spoke to the Gurus about the human side of phishing, leading by example, and eradicating blame culture. When it comes to mental health and wellbeing support, … Read more

Salt Security Partners with API Testing Leaders, introduces STEP programme

Salt Security Partners with API Testing Leaders, introduces STEP programme

Salt Security, the API security company, has announced its Salt Technical Ecosystem Partner (STEP) programme, which the company says makes it easier and faster for enterprises to leverage the deep API adaptive intelligence Salt provides to reduce risk throughout their API ecosystem. Salt is integrating its AI-driven API security insights across organisations’ existing workflows and … Read more

Five processes every organisation needs for successful BizDevOps

Five processes every organisation needs for successful BizDevOps

BizDevOps in a nutshell Many organisations claim to be data-centric and data-driven. Making informed decisions based on what their organisation’s data is telling them. But how many organisations can truly say they have an effective and operational Data Management framework in place? The good news is that it is relatively easy to remove the toil … Read more

90% of Consumers Worry Cybersecurity’s Future Is in Jeopardy if Students Aren’t Exposed to the Field at an Earlier Age

90% of Consumers Worry Cybersecurity’s Future Is in Jeopardy if Students Aren’t Exposed to the Field at an Earlier Age

New research released today from ThreatX, the leading API and application protection platform, reveals that consumers believe today’s cybersecurity talent shortage is in large part due to limited exposure to the profession and a lack of cybersecurity education and training at a younger age within school systems. 90% of consumers polled say they have concerns … Read more

Aston University partners with ISACA to offer credentials in cybersecurity and risk management to graduates

Aston University partners with ISACA to offer credentials in cybersecurity and  risk management to graduates

ISACA announces a strategic partnership with the Cyber Security Innovation (CSI) Centre at Aston University to provide the next generation of professionals with globally recognised qualifications in cybersecurity.    Aston Business School is one of the 1% of schools in the world bearing a triple crown of accreditations, including AMBA, AACSB, and EQUIS. It is … Read more

Cato Networks: Challenger in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Single-Vendor SASE

Cyber Mindfulness Corner Company Spotlight: Egress

Cato Networks has announced today that Gartner, Inc. has recognised the company as a Challenger in the Gartner® Magic Quadrant for Single-Vendor SASE. “We are SASE. Four years before SASE was even defined, Cato was founded on the vision of converging networking and security into single, global, cloud service,” said Shlomo Kramer, co-founder and CEO … Read more