• Ransomware attack blamed for closure of all 7-Eleven stores in Denmark 12 August 2022, 08:58 AM Ransomware is to blame for the closure of all 175 7-Eleven stores in Denmark on Monday. The retailer closed all of its stores in Denmark after its cash registers and payment systems were brought down in the attack. Initially, 7-Eleven’s Danish division did not say that ransomware was responsible for its problems, simply describing the […]… Read More The post Ransomware attack blamed for closure of all 7-Eleven stores in Denmark appeared first on The State of Security.
  • Supply Chain Cybersecurity – the importance of everyone 12 August 2022, 03:00 AM This week, I spoke with a new client who told me all about how they are looking forward to addressing a number of internal issues surrounding their IT systems. They explained that over the last 12 months, they repeatedly had issues of delays in service and outages, which had affected their business. Discussing this further, […]… Read More The post Supply Chain Cybersecurity – the importance of everyone appeared first on The State of Security.
  • Convergence and adoption of AI and ML countering the cyber threat 11 August 2022, 03:00 AM During the last few years, we have witnessed an increase in advanced cyber attacks. Cybercriminals utilize advanced technology to breach the digital boundary and exploit enterprises’ security vulnerabilities. No industry feels secure; security professionals do their utmost to close security gaps and strengthen their cyber defense. As new technologies pop up at an unprecedented rate, […]… Read More The post Convergence and adoption of AI and ML countering the cyber threat appeared first on The State of Security.
  • 3 Types of Network Attacks to Watch Out For 10 August 2022, 09:37 AM Cybersecurity is becoming more of a common term in today’s industry. It is being passed around executive meetings along with financial information and projected marketing strategies. Within the cybersecurity lexicon, there are some attack methods that are repeated enough to become part of a “common tongue”. These terms are infrastructure agnostic; it does not really […]… Read More The post 3 Types of Network Attacks to Watch Out For appeared first on The State of Security.
  • Cyber Threats – The New Norm in Data Security 10 August 2022, 03:00 AM “Data: We have never had so much of it, and it has never been so challenging to protect.” These are some of the opening words in the new survey published by ISMG and HelpSystems in the ‘Data Security Survey 2022’. The survey explores how COVID19 has permanently changed how CISOs approach Data Security. It is […]… Read More The post Cyber Threats – The New Norm in Data Security appeared first on The State of Security.