Actions taken against servers and mobile devices

A report by the Aberdeen Group on full-disk and file-level encryption includes information on actions taken against servers and endpoints. An endpoint being a laptop, mobile device, removable media etc.  Although there is nothing totally unexpected in the figures, it helps to have this type of information to show senior management where threats are coming… Read More

Security for the Internet of Things

Every device connected to the Internet is a potential threat to information security. In the new world of the Internet of Things (IoT), there could be 50 billion connected devices by 2020, up from 15 billion in 2015. Forecasts vary but what is certain is that there will be a dramatic increase. Manufacturers need to build in… Read More

New security features in iOS9

Along with longer battery life, updates to apps and the long awaited ability to work in 2 apps at the same time iOS9 has 2 features to improve security. The first is a longer passcode, up from 4 to 6 digits, and two-factor authentication when you sign in from a new browser or on a new device.… Read More