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Verizon Mobile Security Index: COVID-19 Unearths New Cyber Threats For Businesses

The COVID-19 pandemic forced businesses to quickly support remote working practices, often without proper security measures in place. The Verizon Business Mobile Security Index (MSI) 2021 reveals that many businesses may have left themselves vulnerable and open to cybercriminals in the rush to ensure their workforce could operate remotely. Forty-nine percent of businesses surveyed in the latest edition of Verizon's MSI stressed that changes made to remote working practices during lockdown adversely affected their company’s…

Customer Personal Information Is the Number One Data Protection Priority – nCipher 2020 Global Encryption Trends Study

Organizations racing to protect sensitive data as it proliferates across cloud, IoT devices and 5G networks As organizations accelerate digital initiatives such as cloud and the internet of things (IoT), and data volumes and types continue to rise, IT professionals cite protection of customer personal information as their number one priority, according to the 2020 Global Encryption Trends Study from the Ponemon Institute. The Ponemon Institute has collaborated with nCipher Security, an Entrust Datacard company and…