Security and risk management trends

Aug 22, 2019

Gartner has identified seven emerging security and risk management trends that will affect security, privacy and risk leaders in the long run.   Gartner defines "top" trends as ongoing strategic changes in the security ecosystem that are not yet widely recognized, but are expected to have a b

Compliance and Information Security

Aug 16, 2019

That investing in information security is important (almost) everyone knows. No one-minded company stops thinking about keeping their internal data safe from intrusion and leaks. But not all of them think about another essential aspect of information security: compliance. In fact, only 3% of compani

Quality, agility and safety at the same time

Aug 09, 2019

With digital advancement, the demand for applications developed in less time increases, which consequently negatively impacts the security of applications that are only tested at the end of the development cycle, resulting in poorly structured and vulnerable code. How to obtain quality, safety and s

How Can Digital Transformation Enhance Security

Aug 07, 2019

Digital transformation has already settled in the professional and personal routine of companies and this reality is irreversible. One of the pillars of this new era is Artificial Intelligence (AI), which has helped many companies around the world in formatting products and services useful to the po

How to implement an information security strategy in your company

Aug 01, 2019

According to surveys, small and medium-sized enterprises account for more than 90% of the country's business, totaling more than 6.4 million establishments operating in various sectors.   In addition to all of the physical and financial infrastructure, many SME managers are skeptical of how s

Infosec and Governance

Jul 30, 2019

Information Security Governance (GSI) is the system by which the information security activities of a particular organization are directed and controlled. GSI, like IT Governance, represents an unfolding of organizational governance and, although there are several possible models in general, GSI and

What is spoofing?

Jul 26, 2019

Spoofing is the most popular type of hacking attack in recent times, where one person impersonates another or a legitimate company to steal data, break into systems and spread malware. Learn how spoofing works and protect yourself.   The term spoofing comes from the English verb spoof (imitat

Using Blockchain to Secure the ‘Internet of Things’

Jul 23, 2019

The world is full of connected devices - and more are coming. In 2017, there were an estimated 8.4 billion internet-enabled thermostats, cameras, streetlights and other electronics. By 2020 that number could exceed 20 billion, and by 2030 there could be 500 billion or more. Because they'll all be on

See how digital banks are as safe (or more) than traditional ones

Jul 15, 2019

When you think about saving your money in a bank, one of the main reasons for that choice is security, right? Besides we have heard for some time that money under the mattress does not pay anything, everyone is tired of knowing that leaving all of their savings at home represents a great risk. &nbs

Bitcoin consumes more energy than whole Switzerland, study says

Jul 05, 2019

Bitcoin production already consumes 59.19 TWh of electricity per year - more than Switzerland (58.46 TWh), Greece (56.89 TWh) and Israel (55 TWh), for example. It shows a tool developed by the University of Cambridge and that estimates in real time the amount of electric power dedicated to cryptomad

Privacy is not luxury and should be top priority, says Apple executive

Jun 04, 2019

The Independent website has touched on some of Apple's facilities where the equipment that protects the company's devices is made and maintained. There he interviewed Craig Federighi, a veteran brand executive, who commented on privacy - and was hurt by a recent statement from Sundar Pichai, Google'

The promise of security offered by Blockchain is false

May 29, 2019

Through an opinion piece published Wednesday by the online magazine Wired, Bruce Schneier has raised criticism of the promise of new trust structures based on blockchain technology. According to Schneier, in blockchain systems trust is displaced, especially in institutions and social conventions. A

Information security and internet of things, is it possible to have both?

May 03, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is like a great web that interconnects devices and objects to the Internet, creating an immense sea of ​​information and data, as well as new features and functionalities that make it possible to improve processes and even create business. This concept brings signifi

There is no Artificial Intelligence without information architecture

Apr 15, 2019

For more than 50 years, the topic of Artificial Intelligence, or simply AI, has emerged as a field of study. With the advancement of research and increasing computing capabilities, today virtually all companies already have or have AI-related plans on some scale, whether in their product and service

How can a good infrastructure prevent information security problems?

Apr 11, 2019

Information represents one of the most important assets for any business, and the amount of data companies have been working with is increasing every day. This makes information security a key issue, listing the most important strategies for a well-assembled IT infrastructure.   Many of these