Retail is a sector that was quick to react to the pandemic; launching online stores if the retailer did not already have one, or expanding what they were offering online if they already had a store. This included the addition of features such as curbside pick-up. It is estimated the pandemic accelerated the shift to online retail by 5 years.more →
One look at all the ransomware attacks from the past few years, and it’s clear that crypto-malware actors are attempting to maximize their financial gain. activereach is an authorised partner of Cybereason who have observed these threat groups using multiple techniques to profit even more off their victims than in years past.more →
It has been a tough year or so for everyone, and whilst it is still uncertain how many of us can jet off somewhere, certainly everyone is looking forward to a break over the summer. But before we all slow down, or even close up for a couple of weeks, we need to make sure that we are leaving businesses secure from cyber crime.more →
New BlueField DPU lineup and DOCA SDK push the boundaries of zero-trust protection; Check Point Software partnership to take on IoT security.
Cloud-minded enterprises face a number of challenges: From hybrid cloud architectures and infrastructure virtualization to multiple levels of attacks and a lack of visibility. Complex issues like these limit an enterprise’s ability to implement effective security strategies.more →
Software as a Service (SaaS) continues to grow at a rapid pace as businesses look to take advantage of the flexibility and economy offered by the cloud. According to Gartner’s forecast of Worldwide Public Cloud Revenue, spending on cloud application services is projected to increase to more than $151 billion by 2022.more →
A DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack seeks to exhaust resources in a given infrastructure (nowadays, mostly cloud-based systems), to hinder the operation of its services and applications.
There are different types of DDoS attacks. In volumetric assaults, the target becomes overloaded due to the sudden increase in traffic volume, disrupting it and preventing legitimate users from accessing the service.more →
Organizations Feeling The Strain
Security breaches are on the rise and IT budgets are stretched. Staffing and skills are at a premium, with high levels of job vacancies and practitioners with sought-after skills being snapped up.
However organizations need to not just “keep the lights running” but also to develop their business.more →
Thanks to the growing availability of vaccines and immunization campaigns in multiple countries, the world is starting to see a light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel. We are eager to return to a new normal, being aware that some changes will be permanent, or if not permanent will strongly characterize the next years.more →