The BA hack was a huge security blunder but how did it happen?

The BA hack was a huge security blunder but how did it happen?

It had to happen again, because it always does with alarming regularity. But the exposure of 380,000 BA customer payment cards is one of the biggest single UK payment card security gaffes ever. BA said the stolen data did not include travel or passport information. It...
Is the Flexera Data Platform “Worth It”?

Is the Flexera Data Platform “Worth It”?

Organizations considering a system like the Flexera Data Platform have one overarching question: “Is it worth it?” That’s a very valid question, so let’s take a look at a recent study performed by Forrester Consulting. Flexera commissioned Forrester Consulting to...
WS_FTP Pro From Ipswitch: Protect Your Sensitive Data

WS_FTP Pro From Ipswitch: Protect Your Sensitive Data

Nearly a million servers around the world still run the unsecure legacy FTP protocol and are actually configured for ‘anonymous’ access. Not good. The file transfer protocol (FTP) utilized by your end users could be the biggest threat to your company’s proprietary...
How Data Classification and Data Loss Prevention Go Hand in Hand

How Data Classification and Data Loss Prevention Go Hand in Hand

In an age when data can no longer be left unsorted on company networks and data transparency and the protection of sensitive data have become key to reaching compliance with legislations such as the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and HIPAA,...