Cyberwarfare leaves us on the precipice

Cyberwarfare leaves us on the precipice

The key to deterrence, conflict management, and de-escalation in the cyber realm is to acknowledge that we all still have a lot to learn, writes Joseph Nye Jr

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'There's nowhere to live' - Housing crisis stalling cybersecurity jobs boost for Ireland

'There's nowhere to live' - Housing crisis stalling cybersecurity jobs boost for Ireland

Escalating cyber threats could mean a job bonanza for Ireland - if we build enough houses for tech workers to live in.

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‘It’s easier now to steal online than from shops’, cybersecurity conference hears

‘It’s easier now to steal online than from shops’, cybersecurity conference hears

"It’s easier now to steal online than to steal stuff from shops.”

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Easier 'to steal online than to steal stuff from shops', conference hears

Easier 'to steal online than to steal stuff from shops', conference hears

It took just five minutes for Edward Skrba and Christopher Galicki to hack a password from the stage in the Cork Opera House at the international FutureSec gathering.

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FutureSec 2019: Irish business leaders gather in Cork to discuss future of cybersecurity

FutureSec 2019: Irish business leaders gather in Cork to discuss future of cybersecurity

The world is changing fast. New technologies are disrupting traditional ways of doing business, new markets are being created and innovation is turning the world into a more connected place.

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Deloitte: Cyber security threats are a serious issue for business

Deloitte: Cyber security threats are a serious issue for business

The existence of cyber security threats is now the reality of doing business.

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KPMG: Security is just the start when it comes to cyber

KPMG: Security is just the start when it comes to cyber

To be resilient in the face of cyber threats, business leaders need to look at worst-case scenarios and link them back to their own business, say KPMG's cyber advisors.

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Vodafone, Palo Alto partnership delivering smarter cyber security responses

Vodafone, Palo Alto partnership delivering smarter cyber security responses

The adoption of smart working policies has provoked a need to re-imagine traditional cyber security services.

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Smarttech247: Redefining cybersecurity with business-sensitive solutions

Smarttech247: Redefining cybersecurity with business-sensitive solutions

Ronan Murphy is group chief executive of Smarttech247, the multi-award-winning cybersecurity organisation which provides innovative solutions to global companies.

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Strength through adversity, cybersecurity as a growth strategy

Strength through adversity, cybersecurity as a growth strategy

The conversation around cybersecurity is often framed by fear, uncertainty and doubt, tactics long used in the marketing world to influence perception by spreading negativity and uncertainty. Whether intentional or not, relying on fear to prompt action around cybersecurity tends to be a tactic that is light on real information and heavy on partial truths.

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Irish colleges developing talent pipeline for future of cyber security in Ireland

Irish colleges developing talent pipeline for future of cyber security in Ireland

Cyber threats are everywhere and hardly a week goes by without news of the latest data breach.

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FutureSec: Inside track on the hidden risks faced by companies

FutureSec: Inside track on the hidden risks faced by companies

Companies of all sizes need to be increasingly aware of the need to safeguard their online presence and protect sensitive information, warns technology expert Mark Brosnan.

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Q&A: HPE says Ireland has top quality cybersecurity talent

Q&A: HPE says Ireland has top quality cybersecurity talent

Across the world, cybersecurity talent remains at a premium and in some instances unattainable as there is currently negative unemployment in the sector. In fact, by 2022, it’s estimated the industry will have 1.8 million unfilled cybersecurity jobs.

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Blockchain holds key to safe digital transactions

Blockchain holds key to safe digital transactions

Blockchain technology is driving a significant evolution in the way security for IT and telecommunications is currently being developed.

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Cyber Ireland cluster group members enjoying benefits of collaboration

Cyber Ireland cluster group members enjoying benefits of collaboration

We live under a constant threat from the technology which is embedded into almost every aspect of our environment: from the very basic of phishing scams, through the distortion of fake news to the threats to business and even national infrastructures.

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Ireland's steadily growing reputation as a global leader in internet security

Ireland's steadily growing reputation as a global leader in internet security

Joe Dermody looks at a selection of cyber security companies which IDA Ireland has helped establish in Ireland.

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Why the world's leading internet security companies are coming to Ireland

Why the world's leading internet security companies are coming to Ireland

In Skyfall, the 2012 film in the James Bond series, our erstwhile hero comes back from the ‘dead’ to fight the fictional cyber villain, Raoul Silva, who manages to interfere with satellite signals, attack the London underground, tamper with elections and destabilise the stock market.

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Ireland's Data Protection Commission working with global partners to counter cyber crime

Ireland's Data Protection Commission working with global partners to counter cyber crime

“Since 25 May 2018, with the application of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the data protection landscape has changed for individuals and organisations across the European Union,” explains Deirdre McGoldrick, Assistant Commissioner, Irish Data Protection Commission.

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Irish tech experts create smart online protections for precision farming

Irish tech experts create smart online protections for precision farming

The international push for the digitisation of agriculture coupled with the emergence of the Precision Agriculture concept promises a paradigm shift across the entire agricultural supply chain, from farm to fork.

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Developing the talent pool to help businesses counter cyber crime

Developing the talent pool to help businesses counter cyber crime

Cyber threats are everywhere and hardly a week goes by without news of the latest data breach.

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Familiarity is the enemy on the war on hackers and cyber crime

Familiarity is the enemy on the war on hackers and cyber crime

The revelation that a friend or local business has been hacked is old news nowadays.

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