Implementing an effective IT Governance Strategy Aligned to Industry Standards

The world is changing rapidly and cyber threats are becoming more frequent and severe. Most cyber attacks are automated and indiscriminate, exploiting known vulnerabilities rather than targeting specific organizations. With the advent of new regulations such as the NY Department of Financial Services Cyber Security Regulation and the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance…

What Is Cyber Insurance and Should You Get It?

You probably have insurance for your car, home, even life insurance. What you probably don’t have is cyber security insurance. We insure most of our tangible assets against possible loss, but most people don’t insure against data loss. As cyber criminals continue to get smarter, it’s no wonder that many businesses and individuals are buying…

Cyber Security in the Aviation Industry

Why is Cyber Security important to the aviation industry? The global aviation system’s safety and security is vulnerable to attacks on its information and data systems. Nowadays hackers, cyber criminals, “hacktivists” and terrorists are focused on malicious intent, theft of information, profit and disruption. As one of the most complex and integrated systems of information…

The Nasty Future of Ransomware: Four Ways the Nightmare is about to Get Even Worse

It’s no mystery that ransomware is one of the biggest concerns for cyber security, but it’s still mainly underestimated. Until an enterprise organization experiences just how devastating ransomware can be, the organizations usually disregard security to protect from it. Ransomware holds data hostage, and there is no reverse solution to undue its encryption unless you…

Apvera Mentioned as a Member of the Daimler Program

Startup Autobahn Singapore, a Mercedes-Benz-backed accelerator that focuses on automotive-related businesses, today announced the addition of two new partners: the Southeast Asian infrastructure management team of Daimler AG, which is the automotive group that oversees Mercedes-Benz, and Jardine Cycle & Carriage (JC&C). Daimler AG will become Startup Autobahn Singapore’s internal domain partner, while JC&C will join as its…