India is unprepared to handle a massive cyberattack, says an IT security firm

India has a talented workforce and access to all the tools to safeguard its systems, yet it is unprepared to handle a massive cyber attack. The post India is unprepared to handle a massive cyberattack, says an IT security firm appeared first on Firstpost .http://www.firstpost.com/tech/news-analysis/india-is-unprepared-to-handle-a-massive-cyberattack-says-an-it-security-firm-4104905.html

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India has talent, tools yet can’t tackle big cyber attacks: Report

India has a talented workforce and access to all the tools to safeguard its systems against data breaches, yet the country is unprepared to handle a massive cyber attack like ‘WannaCrypt’ or ‘Petya,’ a top executive from global IT security firm Sophos has said. “India has well-trained, well-educated and capable IT people.http://www.bgr.in/news/india-has-talent-tools-yet-cant-tackle-big-cyber-attacks-report/

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Security skills shortage

Intelligence analyst Cybersecurity Ventures has warned that the cyber-security market is facing an “epidemic” skills shortage. The California-based research firm has compiled a quarterly Cybersecurity 500 list since 2015, cataloguing what it sees as the hottest and most innovative industry leaders….http://channeleye.co.uk/security-skills-shortage/

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Five new threats to your mobile device security

A decade ago, mobile malware was considered a new and unlikely threat. Many mobile device users even considered themselves immune from such threats. Fast forward to 2017, and more than 1.5 million new incidents of mobile malware have been detected by McAfee Labs in the first quarter of the year….http://www.itnews.com/article/2157785/data-protection/data-protection-five-new-threats-to-your-mobile-device-security.html#tk.rss_all

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