EU proposes new measures to protect against cyberattacks
The European Union is seeking to help Member States prevent and respond to cyberattacks more effectively. Its new package of…
Private cloud: a tailor-made solution to guarantee your data confidentiality
93% of businesses today are using cloud computing services, opting for solutions that adapt to their everyday needs and requirements. Before migrating, these companies were faced with a choice between the public cloud or the private cloud – or even the hybrid cloud. But it’s important to know the differences between these three models. Here we focus on the private…
Can a major cyberattack cause as much economic damage as a hurricane?
A major cyberattack can cost just as much as a natural disaster like Hurricane Sandy, which struck in 2012. Damage which runs into the billions of dollars. That’s according to a study carried out by the British insurance market Lloyd’s, in conjunction with Cyence, a specialist in modeling the financial impact of cyber risk. As the cyber threat grows, so…
Cybersecurity: how healthy are our hospitals?
Digital transformation is revolutionizing every sector and every organization, both public and private. And healthcare facilities are no exception. Across hospitals today, connected devices are everywhere to be found, while more and more confidential patient information is being digitized. Though rapid technological developments are certainly increasing the quality of healthcare, this is accompanied by a huge growth in the threats…
Cyber attacks : an enormous threat for all companies
All companies, large and small, are affected by computer attacks. And all the experts agree: the situation is not going to improve. The last two global cyber attacks (WannaCry and NotPetya) are the perfect example. A cyber attack can have serious consequences for the continuation of a company's activities.
How can companies keep workstations secure while browsing the web?
IT departments and users want to enjoy flexibility when browsing the web. But how can they guarantee the highest level of security at the same time? The answer could well be virtualization. More specifically, an entirely new type of web browser with an architecture that guarantees security above anything else, but also mobility. Security is a priority for any company…
Ransomware: how online backup can help in the fight against a pervasive threat
Petya, Locky, Cryptolocker… all types of ransomware. And cybersecurity experts agree: 2016 was a record-breaking year for the malware. Attacks have been more frequent and varied than ever before. According to a study by Kaspersky Lab, “62 new families of ransomware” emerged last year. By the same token, McAfee Labs revealed that its users detected 1.3 million cases of new…
How do you strengthen security for IT systems?
2016 is said to have been a record-breaking year for cyberattacks. And the outlook for 2017 isn’t great either. While protecting IT systems and data is a top priority for businesses, the French National Cybersecurity Agency (ANSSI) has released a new version of its guide to keeping IT systems safe and secure. It contains 42 invaluable ways to help professionals…