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operations

CISOs in DACH - particularly among corporations - admit they are unprepared for an attack - and they blame human behavior [45.4.1]

CISOs in DACH - particularly among corporations - admit they are unprepared for an attack - and they blame human behavior [45.4.1]
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According to a survey by cybersecurity provider Proofpoint, focusing on DACH region, IT security executives say they are unprepared for a cyber attack and believe human error and lack of security awareness are major risk factors for their organizations.

Sylvan Ravinet
Sylvan Ravinet
strategy
Security professionals mistrust their firewalls [44.3.4]

Security professionals mistrust their firewalls [44.3.4]
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A report points out that six in ten security professionals believe that firewalls lack the ability to protect critical applications and systems from attacks. Almost 53% of respondents say they are moving away from or reducing their dependence on firewalls and are considering other options. Why this?

Analysts team
firewalls
Why operational cybersecurity requires a collaborative approach [43.3.4]

Why operational cybersecurity requires a collaborative approach [43.3.4]
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Microsoft explained how it neutralized 120 of 128 Trickbot servers in recent takedown, which is a real achievement. We offer an additional angle with recent declarations by US officials at a conference.

Analysts team
botnet
US states CIOs vote for a centralization of cybersecurity [42.4.5]

US states CIOs vote for a centralization of cybersecurity [42.4.5]
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A survey cosponsored by Deloitte found that most information security officials would prefer their states to centralize their missions. Why so, remaining challenges and how to learn from this.

Analysts team
centralization