Data risk is a new reality in boardrooms across the globe. In addressing it, leadership teams need to differentiate between the temporary changes and the permanent ones.
By Rangaraaj Rajagopalan It’s a new year. Like many of you, on New Year’s Eve, I gathered with friends and family in the countdown to midnight and joined people in singing, “Should Auld acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind.” Well, if you want to forget about your old acquaintances, that’s your choice. But […]
By Lance Shaw Everywhere you turn, you hear about how important data is to your business. No one knows your business as well as you do – and what you do with that data to keep things running smoothly. No matter the industry you are in, information that is quickly available while being properly managed […]
By Gregg Ogden User mobility introduces threats By now, you most likely understand the threat of ransomware and your endpoints, but it’s not the only thing you should worry about. Every day, employees leave the office with their company laptops and devices in tow – bringing valuable and confidential data out into the world. I’d […]
The time to shift away from the thinking of “it won’t happen to us” to “how do we prepare for when it happens to us” is upon the entire IT community.
By Gregg Ogden Usually after a big incident. such as the ‘WannaCry’ ransomware attack, there’s a huge spike in awareness and a thirst for information about detection, prevention and recovery. But then the interest quickly subsides. Well, this time, we got hit with yet another global ransomware attack in the form of an old malware […]
By Matthew Magbee If you, like me, are responsible for disaster recovery and business continuity at a global healthcare organization, there are few things you dread more than a successful ransomware attack. The recent WannaCry offensive, which affected healthcare in the UK, demonstrated that. If your disaster recovery plan or data management platform are not up to […]
By Gregg Ogden We’ve all heard the warnings from industry gurus about the potential threat of ransomware, but for multiple reasons most of the warnings went unheeded. Perhaps it was denial that it could happen, or at least happen to you – or maybe the constant chatter of threats had numbed your senses to the […]