Ransomhack: how are hackers using the GDPR against businesses?

The new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) lays down some strict penalties for non-compliance. The fines of up to 20 million euros or 4% of a company’s annual revenue for breaching the legislation are a real incentive for companies to make sure they’re compliant. But this has also given hackers a new idea: a […]

Shadow IT: will GDPR bridge the gap between perception and reality?

In early 2017, a study revealed that 39% of company cloud services were ordered without the IT department’s permission. A report published the following year by French IT security experts association CESIN and Symantec showed that trend toward shadow IT only continues to grow. There is also a wide gap between perception and reality when […]

Cybersecurity – what threats will businesses face in 2018?

2017 will be a year to remember when it comes to cyberattacks. Cyberthreats have only been growing in number and sophistication. And companies the world over have been paralyzed by large-scale attacks. So what do cybersecurity experts reckon 2018 has in store? What kind of threats can businesses expect to be confronted with? Experts reveal […]