Enterprise Security

Securing Payment Card Transactions

In the last few years, India has witnessed a significant uptick in credit and debit card payments. As per India’s banking regulator Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI’s) data, both debit card and credit card transactions at Point of Sale (PoS) terminals have risen over 27% in March 2019 compared to the corresponding period a year ago.

Study: 49% of ITDMs Feel Cloud Apps Are the Biggest…

Organizations are increasingly adopting cloud technology and apps into their IT environments. Illustrating this fact, International Data Group (IDG) found in its 2018 Cloud Computing Survey that 73 percent of IT decision-makers (ITDMs) have already witnessed this implementation in their organizations, while 17 percent said they expected to witness such integration over the next year. These statistics make sense in light of the increasing demands for organizations to migrate to the cloud. Indeed, 38 percent of survey participants told IDG that their IT department is under increasing pressure from executive management and/or individual lines of business to migrate all apps and infrastructure to the cloud.

More Than 10M Australians Affected by a Single Data Breach,…

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) found that a single data breach affected more than 10 million Australians. In its latest Notifiable Data Breaches Quarterly Statistics Report, the OAIC reveals that it received 215 notifications of data breaches under the Notifiable Data Breach Scheme between 1 January and 31 March 2019. Nearly all of those security incidents (189) affected between one and 1,000 Australians.

Securing Machine Identities In The Digital Transformation Era

With Internet of Things(IoT) usage rapidly growing and there being an increased number of devices that are interconnected, the immediate need for all organizations is to ensure identity and authenticity of these devices or applications within its infrastructure that are communicating with each other.This is where understanding ‘machine identity’ and ensuring its security becomes paramount.Discover what Machine Identity is, why it is important, how digital certificates play an integral part and how Thales can help.

GDPR One Year Anniversary: What We’ve Learned So Far

On May 25, the European Union celebrated the first anniversary of the enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the most important change in data privacy regulations in the last decade, designed to restructure the way in which personal data is handled across every sector (public or private) and every industry. Now that one year has passed since the GDPR came into effect, we’ve had a lot of questions arising.