The importance of Secure by Default

    As the cybersecurity landscape continues to evolve at a rapid pace, partly thanks to the increasing use of Internet of Things (IoT) devices, businesses are beginning to face a proliferation of threats. This enhanced risk factor has no doubt been a driver for the implementation of new legislations, such as the General Data Protection Regulation […]

      Hardening oil and gas infrastructures from physical threats and cyberattacks

      As we enter a new year, I’m seeing many changes in the oil and gas industries. Producers are positioning themselves to embrace IoT and new devices to upgrade their existing remote pad sites and facilities. However, protecting new systems and devices isn’t without challenges. Cybersecurity is a major concern and protecting against cyberthreats is obviously […]

        Aware but not prepared – companies struggle to build their cyber defenses

        Cyberattacks have been dominating recent news with attacks against diverse targets, from airlines and health providers to city councils and banks. However, it seems like many businesses are not keeping up with the cybercriminals. Along with our partner Genetec, we recently conducted a survey of 175 end users of video surveillance systems, to better understand […]

          Four ways you could be risking the cyber health of your network cameras

          Cybersecurity threats have continued to grow substantially over the past few years. Proactive prevention practices remain the best protection Like early detection of poor maintenance routines, which allows businesses to build in cybersecurity into their work routines. An important dimension here is maintaining IT systems and network cameras — as important as the deployment of […]

            Joining forces to mitigate smart city cybersecurity threats

            Cities are becoming smarter as we speak. With an ambition to achieve livability, cities deploy new, innovative technologies to enable them to manage their assets and resources more efficiently. But the technology cornerstones of smart cities – connectivity, big data and IoT devices – not only offer possibilities to develop more livable cities, they also […]

              The critical role of lifecycle management in maintaining strong cybersecurity

              In the wake of an increasing number of publicized data breaches, cybersecurity has become, if it already hasn’t, a main priority for all organizations. The need to protect networks and systems from unauthorized and unwanted intrusion is real, and if you’re not vigilant, the results—ranging from loss of customer confidence to business closure—can be catastrophic. […]