Category Archives: Security News

Randomly picked news from various sources

Study report “Women in Cybersecurity”, by several co-authors

It is worth to have a look at the recent study report called The 2017 Global Information Security Workforce Study: Women in Cybersecurity. It can be found at the research page od the the Center for Cyber Safety and Education, … Continue reading

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Annual Global Security Report, by Trustwave

Trustwave is maintaining the annual report on their Global Security Report page. The content of the 2014 report is well presented and structured, and easy to read (without heavy and long sentences). Definitely worth to look. One example page is … Continue reading

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POS malware, some links to material

Increasing number of attacks has been taken against Point of Sales devices and systems. There are several good overviews and materials on this topic, and those are revealing details of the technics used in these targeted attacks. Main sources PoS … Continue reading

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State of the Internet Report by Akamai

Akamai is publishing State of Internet Report (quaterly) which is worth to have a look. The latest is report from Q1 2014.

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Digital Attack Map, by Google and Arbor Networks

There is an interesting new site Digital Attack Map related to DDoS attacks. Worth to have a look! From About: Digital Attack Map is a live data visualization of DDoS attacks around the globe, built through a collaboration between Google … Continue reading

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2013 TMT Global Security Study, by Deloitte

Deloitte is producing interesting material. For example the 2013 TMT Global Security Study and related infographic The updates for 2014 might come in the beginning of the year? Links Technology, Media & Telecommunications Technology, Media & Telecommunications Predictions 2013 TMT … Continue reading

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Updated ISO 27000, 27001 and 27002

The most important Information Security Management standard has been updated. 27000:2012 Overview and vocabulary download 27001:2013 Requirements 27002:2013 Code of practice for information security controls Other Links The new version of ISO/IEC 27001:2013 is here Transition Guide Mapping Guide 27001:2013 … Continue reading

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