Tuesday, January 19, 2021
How has COVID-19 changed life in the SOC? (Image Credit: NTT)

How has COVID-19 changed life in the SOC?

Life in the SOC (Security Operation Center) is rarely slow. But as COVID-19 raged around the world and organisations scrambled to adapt to mass work from home, cybersecurity analysts found their...
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Does your security really protect your staff?

Talk about security and protecting staff and most organisations immediately think about electronic threats. Yet being in the wrong place at the wrong time, risks being caught up in an earthquake,...
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Solving the compliance puzzle of manufacturing MedTech

Over the last few months, the manufacturing industry has been impacted massively by COVID-19. In the Med-tech manufacturing vertical, business is booming. Other sectors have found demand has fallen to zero,...
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Do you know how big your digital biodiversity is?

For IT security teams, remote working has exacerbated an already growing problem over device visibility. The explosion of IoT, containers, cloud and BYOD has created far more endpoints than organisations realise....
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Weaponisation of IoT surges as threat actors leverage COVID-19

COVID-19 opened up a new opportunity for global threat actors. They have increased their use of old vulnerabilities, used COVID-19 lures to catch out the unwary and increased their weaponisation of...
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The future of Business Value Engineering with thanks to COVID-19

Business Value Engineering (BVE) has historically been delivered by a team of consultants. They have done time and motion studies, reviewing and documenting processes. These are all things that require physical...
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COVID-19 brings new approaches from attackers

Cybercriminals from individual hackers to cybercrime businesses and state-sponsored hacking groups are all taking advantage of COVID-19 and the global impact of the pandemic. They see lots of opportunities, not just...
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How has cloud adoption by Manufacturers evolved since COVID-19

Phil Lewis is Vice President, Solution Consulting, EMEA at Infor. He is responsible for implementations of Infor products including ERP across EMEA. In this podcast, we talked about the adoption of...
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Protecting your organisation starts with data classification

Boldon James recently launched a whitepaper entitled “Classification by Design: the foundation of effective data protection compliance”, registration required. Enterprise Times had the chance to talk to Martin Sugden, CEO of...
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Accidental disclosure is a major internal threat

The threat of a breach is ever-present for companies today. It may be from an external attacker or someone inside the organisation. It doesn't matter where the attack comes from, it...


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Shopify survey the costs of starting a US business

The Research undertaken by Shopify indicates the average US small business owner spends $40,000 in their first year of business. In October, Shopify surveyed...
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MoD sees 18% rise in incidents involving personal data loss

The MoD has published its annual report and accounts. It is a whopping 217 pages long and takes some reading to get through. One...
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Can AI coach you to be a better sales person?

Can the use of an AI-enabled voice coach improve your sales? Bigtincan is betting that it can. The company has just announced its acquisition...
Blockchain Catch-up

Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up for Week 2

This is a Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ for Week 2. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended to be...
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Brightpearl publishes report on UK and US shopping behaviours

Brightpearl has published a new report which reveals significant changes to shoppers’ spending habits since the Coronavirus pandemic. The report explores how COVID-19 will...
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Volkswagen selects commercetools for its eCommerce solution

Commercetools has announced a partnership with the Volkswagen Group. Volkswagen will utilise commercetools software and infrastructure for its group-wide eCommerce platform. The new platform...
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Public Cloud adoption up but not without its problems

A new survey from Barracuda shows increased confidence in the public cloud but not without reservations. It seems that companies are adopting multi-cloud environments...
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SalesTrip raises $1.4 million in seed funding round

SalesTrip has raised $1.4 million in a second seed funding round led by Floreat Group. According to Crunchbase Floreat also led a previous round...
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Microsoft unveils new cloud for retail platform

Microsoft has unveiled its Microsoft Cloud for Retail, as well as updates to Dynamics 365 at NRF 2021. The company says the platform will...
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DarkMarket taken offline by law enforcement 

DarkMarket is no more as a concerted police action has taken the largest illegal marketplace on the dark web offline. Police forces from Germany,...

FCA warns consumers of the risks associated with cryptoassets

The UK's FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) has issued a statement which warns consumers about the risks associated with investing in crypto assets. It emphasises...
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Planview to buy Changepoint and Clarizen

Planview has announced its intent to buy both Changepoint and Clarizen. The news comes after the company was sold by Thoma Bravo to TPG...
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SAS acquires Boemska to accelerate AI integration into cloud marketplace

SAS, a provider in analytics technology has acquired Boemska, a privately held technology company specialising in low-code/no-code application deployment and analytic workload management for...
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Informatica launches customer experience in a cloud-native solution

Informatica has announced an enterprise-scale cloud-native Customer 360 SaaS solution. The company says it is a game changer for Customer Experience (CX). The platform...