Optical Center Fined €250,000

Optical Center gets €250,000 fine from the CNIL

French data protection authority, CNIL, has published the details of a €250,000 fine against Optical Center. It relates to a complaint filed with the CNIL in July 2017. The complaint alleged...
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Business Leader interview with Wendell Brown – CEO at Averon

Wendell Brown is the founder and CEO of Averon. Averon is the developer of the world’s first fully automatic and ultra-secure mobile identity verification standard that works on both Wi-Fi and...
AIG Europe reports big jump in cyber insurance claims

GDPR to drive next wave of cyber insurance claims

The latest research report from insurer AIG Europe makes for sober reading. 2017 was a record breaking year in terms of cyber insurance claims. The total number of claims during the year...
Cyber security professionals want more money

What are cyber security professionals worth? 

Exabeam has published its 2018 Cyber Security Professionals Salary and Job Report (registration required). While the survey pool was low at just 481 respondents, the results are interesting none the less. Given...
Whitbread data breach at Costa and Premier Inn

Whitbread data breach at Costa and Premier Inn

Whitbread has admitted that its recruitment system has suffered a data breach. The breach affects the personal data of anyone who applied for a job with Costa Coffee or Premier Inn. The...
ABN AMRO Head Office entrance

ABN AMRO struggles with DDoS attack 

Dutch banking giant, ABN AMRO has tweeted to users that it is experiencing a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack at the moment. The impact of the attack is that some customers...
SilverTerrier raises the bar for BEC sttacks

SilverTerrier uses malware to drive BEC attacks

Unit 42, part of Palo Alto Networks, has been tracking the rise of Business Email Compromise attacks from Nigeria for several years. It has monitored the evolution of the old fashioned...
NCA outlines 2018 analysis of serious and organised crime threats 

NCA outlines 2018 analysis of serious and organised crime threats 

The National Crime Agency(NCA) has delivered its annual assessment of serious and organised (SOC) crime threats to the UK. This is the fifth time it has published this report and it...
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NTT Security says UK manufacturing was top hacking target

NTT Security, the cyber security division of NTT has released its Global Threat Intelligence Report 2018 (registration required). There are a number of surprises in this report including the top targets...
Privacy

VPN’s sharing data with Facebook

Using the Internet can be dangerous. There are lots of people who like to intercept messages and steal data. The solution, we've been told for years, is to use a Virtual...

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Facebook admits to circumventing GDPR (Image Credit: Glen Carrie on Unsplash)

Facebook admits to circumventing GDPR

Facebook has told a court in Vienna that: "We don't need user's consent ." It went on to say that since May 25, 2018,...
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Frost and Sullivan reports cybersecurity market In Asia-Pacific

Frost & Sullivan's has published a new report, Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based Security Industry Guide. The report examines smarter security frameworks, use cases of AI-based security...
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How is Accenture moving customers to DevOps?

Stas Zvinyatskovsky, Managing Director, Accenture works with companies around the world. His focus is on software engineering from architecture to processes, to organisation and...
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Etherisc-based blockchain-based agricultural insurance pays out

Oxfam, Etherisc and Aon have announced success in the first season of their blockchain-based delivery of microinsurance to smallholder paddy field farmers in Sri...
ConsulFreight

ConsolFreight, TradeForward. logistics providers and trade finance

ConsolFreight has released, at the IoT Solutions World Congress in Barcelona, a new Proof of Concept (PoC) report entitled 'Trade Forward'. The underlying project...
WAX

WAX and dfuse partner to launch API suite for developers

Worldwide Asset eXchange (WAX) is partnering with dfuse to offer developers a powerful API platform. Their objective is to drive first-rate user experiences for...
Forrester

Forrester’s 2020 predictions for blockchain/DLT

Forrester has published its enterprise blockchain/Distributed Ledger Technology for 2020. In essence, its analysts argue the focus will shift to integration and interoperability, from...
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Disrupt or be disrupted: Welcome to the brave new connected world

Disruptive innovation is happening now, and its happening faster than ever. To become a truly connected enterprise is not an option anymore. It is...
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Productiv gets second funding in quick succession

Productiv has announced a $20 million Series B round of funding. This is less than six months after it closed a $8 million Series...
Sumo Logic expands cloud security with JASK acquisition 

Sumo Logic expands cloud security with JASK acquisition

Continuous Intelligence and cybersecurity vendor Sumo Logic has acquired JASK Labs. The deal will see the JASK Autonomous Security Operations Centre (ASOC) integrated into...
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IFS drives AI into finance and HR

Enterprise Times spoke to Steve Treagust, Global Industry Director, Finance, HCM and Strategy at the IFS World Conference in Boston. Enterprise Times asked Treagust...

TTI and TTF: a common framework for tokenisation?

The platform-neutral Token Taxonomy Initiative (TTI) has announced the publication of the Token Taxonomy Framework (TTF) V 1.0. The underlying idea is to enable...
Tech Nation awarded £2 million for Lawtech

Tech Nation awarded £2 million for Lawtech

In June 2019, the UK Ministry of Justice announced £2 million in funding to support new and emerging technologies in the legal sector. Rather...
Blockchain

Accenture + SAP + R3 build DLT prototype for banking RTGS

Accenture, SAP and R3 are collaborating to co-innovate to build a real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system. The objective is to enable faster, more efficient,...