Author: Giovanni Vigna

The expansion of Moscone Center is complete, and despite the rain, the overall enthusiasm at last week’s RSA Conference was high. With an estimated 50,000 attendees visiting the displays of 700 vendors, the expo was alive with conversations and demonstrations of the latest cybersecurity technologies....

How participating in hacking competitions can improve the security culture of a company and the talent of the security team Security Talent is Hard to Find and Even Harder to Keep One of the most-heard complaints from security experts is that often they find their work repetitive...

In January 2017, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) classified electoral systems as “critical infrastructure.” Then-DHS head Jeh Johnson promised the designation wouldn’t mean “a federal takeover, regulation, oversight or intrusion concerning elections in this country.” He said it would instead make electoral systems’...

In recent years, machine learning has made tremendous strides in the fight against cybercrime. But it’s not foolproof, and criminals have developed techniques to undermine its effectiveness. In today’s adversarial environment, organizations must deploy technologies that are resilient to attacks against machine learning. Machine Learning—Amazing, but...

As in recent years, 2017 has been marked by an increasing number of cyberattacks, and indications point to another tumultuous year as we head into 2018. With companies storing more data in the cloud and the number of Internet-connected devices rapidly increasing, the appeal and opportunity...