When it comes to Cybersecurity, blockchain might be one of the trendiest topics in 2018, it’s everywhere and it’s usually surrounded by loads of questions. Most of people might think that is all related to cryptocurrency, but in fact is much more than that. In this article we will try to clarify what is Blockchain and the main terminology you need to know, even though isn’t part of your daily routine.
The “Cyber Security Risk Radar” report published by Integrity last July shown the main cyber threats which were on the rise during the first part of this year. Most of them are well known for the IT Pros, but as usual, they are coming in different versions, more dangerous and offering more risk to the companies.
Cyber threats are on the rise all around the world, every week specialized media released new threats, some of them more damaging the others. For IT security Pros is becoming extremely difficult to catch up with the updates and keep their companies safe. The most recent survey conducted by the Data Solutions-commissioned among Irish IT decision-makers demonstrated the Irish businesses in general are vulnerable and in risk of cybersecurity attacks.
Cyber-attacks are not something new in the IT industry, but despite their best efforts, companies still suffering attacks and being taken by surprise when it comes to cybersecurity. According to the 2017 Ponemon Cost of Data Breach study, the global average cost of a data breach was $3.62 million last year. Despite all the new and innovative tools and technologies Data Breaches are still occuring.
CSIS - CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist is the foundation for both the CompTIA Infrastructure and Cybersecurity pathways. With this new stacked offer, candidates have the skills needed to take their careers in any direction and show to the market their specialisation.
New Horizons Ireland is offering a complimentary tool to help you determine the extent that your employees can recognise and avoid common cyber threats like phishing, malware, and non-secure websites, which in turn will measure how well your organisation’s data is protected.
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