ITWC: Overcoming the People Problem in Cybersecurity

February 2, 2018

According to Gartner Inc., worldwide spending in information security — a subset of the broader cybersecurity market — will reach $93 billion in 2018. Another leading researcher and publisher predicts global spending on cybersecurity products and services will exceed $1 trillion cumulatively from 2017 to 2021. Naturally, demand for IT security professionals is sharply increasing. In 2015, Symantec […]

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ITWC: How to achieve security compliance in the face of cyber threats

January 18, 2018

It was a great year for deceit in 2017 as hackers launched multiple successful attacks against corporations, organizations, governments, and individuals on an unprecedented global scale. The media cyber security darling — or demon — was the WannaCry crypto-worm, which held hostage the files of thousands of Windows users around the world until a Bitcoin ransom was […]

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TechRepublic: Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec: Cybersecurity at work is everyone’s responsibility

October 30, 2017

Despite the critical nature of cybersecurity, it is often made the responsibility of a few specialized individuals—even in large organizations. And that needs to change. Robert Herjavec, star of ABC’s Shark Tank and founder of cybersecurity firm Herjavec Group, recently spoke with TechRepublic about his belief that cybersecurity in the workplace is everyone’s business. While […]

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Cision: Cybercrime damages are predicted to cost the world $6 trillion annually by 2021

October 20, 2017

Cyber-attacks are one of the biggest challenges that humanity will face in the next two decades.  MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cybercrime is the greatest threat to every company in the world, and one of the biggest problems with mankind. The impact on society is reflected in the Official 2017 Annual Cybercrime Report, announced today by Cybersecurity Ventures....

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CRN: Resellers should tap machine learning opportunities, urges security firm

October 6, 2017

Splunk is pushing for its VAR and MSP partners to embrace the machine learning market, with such channel partners seeing opportunity in the technology to offer more preventative cyber security measures. During Splunk’s .conf2017 in Washington, D.C. last week, Atif Ghauri, VP of customer success at security firm Herjavec Group, noted that Splunk’s technology, including […]

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Media Planet: Robert Herjavec Breaks Down How to Perfect Your Cybersecurity Strategy

September 27, 2017

According to “Shark Tank’s” and Founder/CEO of Cybersecurity Firm Herjavec Group, Robert Herjavec, people, process and technology are key to implementing a strong security strategy.  Photo: Lesley Bryce DON'T PANIC: “Shark Tank’s” Robert Herjavec feels that when it comes to a strong security strategy, it's all about your process and keeping your cool. What...

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