August 13, 2019 | Content Aggregator - Single Slide | Data Breaches
Recent news that 1.2 billion personal records were leaked from Google Cloud Platform (GCP) puts the cloud once again in the security spotlight, but what's the whole story? In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Jake Williams explains why the breach isn't GCP's fault and shouldn't affect cloud-first strategies going forward.
The average total cost of a data breach in the U.S -- which hit $8.19 million in 2019 -- is more than double the global average of $3.92 million.
Ransomware has evolved to the point where we've had to coin a new term for the threats: "Ransomware 2.0." In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Jake Williams explains exactly what these new threats entail and how best to defend against them.
Incident response is a process that oftentimes isn't seen as relevant until it becomes necessary. While it's easy to justify building an initial IR capability, it's often difficult to understand whether your IR team is mature, how mature they are, and what you need to do to mature the capability. In this talk, Jake covers actionable steps you can take to quickly and effectively mature your incident response program.