The IBM X-Force team monitored major data breach trends throughout 2017 and gleaned key insights to help companies avoid headline-grabbing security incidents and protect sensitive data.
To avoid becoming the next piece of cybersecurity news, IT leaders must assess the security posture of third-party providers.
A bill proposed by members of the U.S. Senate would mandate jail time for business leaders who fail to disclose a data breach in a timely manner.
In the wake of a data breach, organizations should strive to be as transparent and responsive as possible to rebuild customer trust.
At the Cambridge Cyber Summit, IBM Security General Manager Marc van Zadelhoff offered three pieces of advice to help business prepare for a data breach.
IBM's Caleb Barlow suggested that most companies are unprepared to effectively respond to cybersecurity attacks after they are publicly disclosed.
A security breach at the SEC could have serious repercussions, including billions of dollars worth of insider trading.
When responding to a data breach, the CISO must work closely with the legal department to minimize the risks of litigation and reputational damage.
A malware researcher uncovered a spamming operation that compromised more than 711 million email addresses, the largest known data breach of its kind.
Several recent studies confirmed that a security breach is often caused by an insider threat, including rogue employees or human error.