Many in the network security field may be familiar with the phrase: “It’s always DNS.” This is a popular meme within the industry, often making reference to the internal domain name system (DNS),
In light of the Biden administration’s recent efforts in protecting critical infrastructure from cyber threats, new research from CSC indicates that a majority of the top energy companies* in the U.S. are vulnerable to attack due to shortcomings in their online operations.
The financial services sector has always been a forerunner in adopting technology for automation, and to provide better services to customers. The sector has been embracing digital transformation at an accelerated pace, especially with COVID-19, to continue to provide banking services while minimizing physical contact and exposure.
A recent survey conducted by the Neustar International Security Council confirmed the heightened interests on domain name system (DNS) security. The survey reveals that over three-quarters of cyber security professionals anticipate increases in DNS attacks, especially with more people shopping online amid the pandemic.
With the COVID-19 pandemic persisting, online shopping will be the preferred method for the 2020 holiday shopping season. While staying home to shop is the safest option right now, it means consumers are more vulnerable to online fraud, counterfeits, and cyber crime.
Business email compromise (BEC) attacks are arguably the most sophisticated of all email phishing attacks, and some of the most costly. From 2016-2018, BEC alone made $5.3 billion, but it’s not an attack that everyone is familiar with.
By Sue Watts, Global Marketing Leader Share this post While companies are making significant investments to improve their security posture with the deployment of secure firewalls, endpoint management software, and monitoring solutions, many are still exposed to security blind spots
By Sue Watts, Global Marketing Leader Share this post Following a public announcement from the FBI and CISA warning the public to avoid spoofed election-related internet domains, CSC announced research findings that show the overwhelming majority of registered typo domains
By Vin D’angelo, Quinn Taggart, and Sue Watts Share this post The risks of fraud and disinformation in the U.S. election process have been hiding in plain sight. CSC’s new research finds that a large majority of web domains closely
On June 10, 2020 the M&A Leadership Council canvassed C-suite executives and senior professionals on their plans for new mergers and acquisitions (M&As). Unsurprisingly, given the uncertain times in which we live, 51% indicated a “temporary pause” on their plans.