Identity Management

Ripple invests $25m in Blockchain Capital’s latest fund

XRP investment will be used to spur innovation in the blockchain and digital asset space. Blockchain Capital is the first fund dedicated solely to the blockchain space and is also the first to accept capital calls in digital assets.

MS Office vulnerabilities, unexplained outage puts Microsoft in a tough spot

The biggest software company in the world, Microsoft has had a rough month with significant spikes in targeted malware attacks and an out-of-the-blue Office 365 outage that threw enterprises out of gear all over the globe. 

Blockchain: The growth-driving technology

A recent World Economic Forum report predicts that by 2025, 10 percent of GDP will be stored on blockchains or blockchain-related technology. The potential of blockchain technology is certain to be realized in a world where data protection and verification is of such high importance.

Data Privacy: How you can mitigate violation

In this edition of Explained, we explore the serious need for users to be vigilant and vary while giving away their personal data, post the Aadhaar breach and Facebook-Cambridge Analytica expose.

 

Script edited by Shantheri Mallaya

Post production by Kshitish

Voice Over by Soumik Ghosh

 

In the face of rampant threats, learn, implement and adapt: S Srikanth, TVS Motor

People need to understand the business and reputational impact of a data breach, says S. Srikanth, head of information security at TVS Motor Company.

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Businesses under pressure - Employees want same simple access to cloud applications as consumers, finds Gemalt

70 percent believe that authentication methods applied in the consumer world can be applied to secure access to enterprise resources.

The great privacy debacle: Congress, BJP find themselves a common adversary

Here's how both BJP and Congress dropped the ball in the data privacy game

Avoiding security event information overload

Choose a security event information management (SEIM) vendor that helps you focus on only the security event data that needs to be investigated.

2017 Equifax breach could well be the most expensive hack ever

The 2017 Equifax breach is worse than we thought –the company reveals that 2.4 million more accounts were affected.

Aadhaar hack encore: Basic SQL injection exposes 96 lakh accounts

A security researcher brings to light the absolute ease with which Aadhaar data can be accessed.

How MSSPs can address the cybersecurity talent gap

Managed security services providers can help companies struggling to fill security roles.

What makes the digital payments space in India an unguarded minefield

In wake of the National Cyber Security Coordinator’s startling revelation of 1.5 lakh online transactions being compromised every day, digital payment companies in India are walking on thin ice when it comes to protecting user data.