A cybersecurity expert with over 20 years of experience in web technologies, architecture, infrastructure, networking and dev environments, Nick is responsible for solution management, technology strategy and technology partnerships. Nick was previously Symantec Group CTO for Global Service Providers, following his tenure as Director of the Chief Architect Team for Channel and Service Providers at Zscaler and an earlier position in the Symantec CTO organization. His certifications include CEH7, CCSK, BCCPP, Bluecoat Blue Knight, MCSE + Security, CCDP, CCNA, CCSA, VTP5 and VTSP5.
In a recent survey, 94% of CTOs reported having automatic backups in place but almost half% have no ransomware protection and 40% said their companies have no cybersecurity at all. Cybersecurity needn't be daunting. Time for these organizations to find a good MSSP.
To its credit, Ireland’s Health Service Executive (HSE) had PWC conduct an independent review of the ransomware attack on its systems. Even more to its credit, it has shared the report. Here’s what we learned.
Following the Colonial Pipeline and JBS SA attacks, the US government has issued security directives and recommendations for organizations. But the lack of a central organization responsible for cybersecurity weakens their efforts.