Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks and data from digital attacks. Organizations must have a solid security strategy and implementation program for how they deal with digital security and cyber attacks. Users of networks must be aware of potential security risks and follow corporate policies and guidelines to keep their online environment safe. In this category you find our news articles about cybersecurity.

Study: One-Third Still Unable to Recover Data After Paying Ransomware Criminals

According to the Veeam 2022 Ransomware Trends Report, 72 percent of enterprises suffered partial or total attacks on their backup repositories, the majority of ransomware attack cyber-victims (76 percent) paid the ransom to halt an assault and recover data.

Barracuda Unveils New Capabilities for Web Application and API Protection

Barracuda Networks, a supplier of cloud-first security solutions, has expanded its Barracuda Cloud Application Protection platform for Web application and API protection (WAAP).

97% Largest DDoS Attacks on Telcos, Gaming, Software, Hosting, Government

Telecommunications, gaming, software & technology, hosting, and government were the targets of 97 percent of the 500 greatest attacks in Q1 2022, according to a cybersecurity report released by Lumen Technologies.

Latest Version of Kasten K10 Released with Enhanced Kubernetes Security

Global Kubernetes backup and disaster recovery provider Kasten by Veeam has released the latest version of its Kasten K10 Kubernetes data management platform, version 5.0.

Nokia Opens Cybersecurity Testing Center in the United States

In Dallas, Texas, Nokia has opened its Advanced Security Testing and Research (ASTaR) facility. Nokia claims it to be the first end-to-end 5G testing facility dedicated completely to cybersecurity in the United States.

Microsoft Defender is Now Available to Boost SMB Security

Microsoft has made the standalone version of Microsoft Defender for Business generally available. Defender for Business provides SMBs with enterprise-level endpoint protection, including endpoint detection and response capabilities to safeguard against ransomware and other advanced cyberthreats.

Fortinet Announces New Suite of FortiGate Network Firewalls

Fortinet has unveiled a suite of new FortiGate appliances featurinng ASIC-based performance acceleration and integrated AI-powered FortiGuard Security Services. These new network firewall appliances are aimed at supporting campus, branch, and hybrid data center environments.

Study: 70% of CISOs Believe Open Source Provides Faster Path to Security

Nearly 70% of Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) believe open source security solutions provide a faster way to secure their environments, according to new research released by cloud native security provider Aqua Security.

Datadog’s Application Security Monitoring Now Generally Available

To break down silos between security and operations teams, Datadog has launched its Application Security Monitoring (ASM) product.

Sophos Buys Cloud-Based Cybersecurity Company from UK, SOC.OS

Global cybersecurity solutions provider, Sophos, a company protecting over 500,000 businesses in over 150 countries against cyberthreat, has acquired SOC.OS for an undisclosed sum of money. SOC.OS invented a cloud-based cybersecurity alert investigation and triage automation system.

Sophos Firewall Upgrades Boost Network Flexibility and Performance

Sophos, a global provider of next-generation cybersecurity solutions, has announced a new version of its Sophos Firewall. It includes Xstream software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) capabilities and best-in-class virtual private network (VPN) enhancements