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Cybersecurity Is Critical to the M&A Due Diligence Process

by Sam Olyaei  |  May 1, 2018

Another merger, another acquisition, another breach.... Organizations are exposing themselves to undue risk by overlooking cybersecurity implications during the screening and due diligence process of a M&A transaction. A few...

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The Death of IoT Security As You Know It

by Earl Perkins  |  December 7, 2017

There is a topic that I wanted to share with you that we at Gartner have delivered research on during 2017. We have been developing research on the topic for...

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After WannaCry, what next?

by Jonathan Care  |  June 12, 2017

WannaCry (using the purloined exploit kit ETERNALBLUE) was paused, for now.  Heroic efforts from security practitioners around the world (and a congratulations to @malwaretech for finding the "kill switch" domain!)...

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3 things to do immediately in the wake of WannaCry

by Jonathan Care  |  May 15, 2017

My colleagues in IT Security have had a busy weekend. Since its discovery on Friday afternoon, the WannaCry ransomware attack has continued to spread this weekend, impacting over 10,000 organizations...

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Thoughts from RSAC

by Jonathan Care  |  February 25, 2017

I may as well 'fess up straight away. It was my first time at RSAC despite having attended many other events before. And I wasn't quite prepared for an event...

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The Latest U.S. DDoS Attack: Sorry, But I Don't Feel Sorry For Us

by Earl Perkins  |  October 24, 2016

The recent distributed denial-of-service attacks on various U.S. and world networks leveraging compromised Internet of Things (IoT) devices have long been predicted, discussed and now analyzed over the past few...

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The New Digital Security Organization

by Earl Perkins  |  October 17, 2016

Information Technology isn't what it used to be, is it? At one point we were focused on a relatively fixed set of infrastructure and software- mainframe computers, mid-range computers, servers,...

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