Culturing a Healthy SOC Environment with AI


Shigraf Aijaz, Cybersecurity Writer and Journalist,

AI and SOC

Security Operation Center, also known as SOC, plays a critical role in integrated security intelligence technologies and improving the overall organizational cybersecurity. SOC primarily focuses on defending against potential cyber threats, continuously monitoring networks, and developing incident response reports. It functions like a team possessing relevant knowledge and skills and operating from well-defined processes supporting … Read more

Top Cybersecurity Trends to Watch for in 2023


Anas Baig, Product Manager,

Top Cybersecurity Trends 2023

It’s no secret that the cybersecurity landscape is constantly evolving. New threats are emerging all the time, and existing threats are becoming more sophisticated. This makes it critical for organizations to stay ahead of the curve and ensure they are prepared to deal with the latest security challenges. In this article, we will explore 9 … Read more

Bots: to Block or Not to Block? Effective Bot Management Strategy


Emma Yulini, Outreach Manager, Rise Digital

Bot Management - Good Bots - Malicious Bots

A significant portion of users visiting your site are not human. In 2017, more than 50% of internet traffic came from bots, and while there have been some improvements in recent years, today it’s estimated that more than 40% of all internet traffic comes from bots, and around 25% comes from malicious, bad bots. Malicious bots … Read more

The Rise of Cyber-Attacks in the Automotive Industry


Rina Richell, SEO Analytics Manager,

Cyber-Attacks in the Automotive Industry

Losses to the tune of billions are experienced due to the rise of cyber-attacks in the automotive industry, and they are becoming progressively worse as more auto manufacturers join the autonomy space. Industry experts argue that autonomy is the future of the automotive industry, mainly because driverless cars are safer, more comfortable, and more convenient … Read more

The Biggest 2020 Cybersecurity Threats


Caleb Townsend, Staff Writer, United States Cybersecurity Magazine

2020 trends, cybersecurity threats, 2020 building blocks, 2019 to 2020 change

Cybersecurity threats, as we discussed in our recent 2019 data breach article, were a huge problem in 2019. Within the first 6 months, Forbes reported that 2019 yielded 3,800 publicly disclosed breaches, a 52% increase from 2018’s first 6 months. 2019 saw data breaches in every sector, from financial and healthcare, to government and entertainment. … Read more

Balancing Automation With Security


Kayla Matthews, ,

Automation cybersecurity graphic

Adding automation to your workflow can streamline tasks and boost productivity. Indeed, with advances in technology, more companies are jumping on the trend and reaping the benefits. However, adoption will undoubtedly impact your company’s security. Here are five things you should know to reduce security risks caused by automation. Prioritize Security in Automation One issue … Read more

Cybersecurity Skills Market in the U.S.


Kayla Matthews, ,

cybersecurity skills market

You cannot go a week without hearing about a new cyber attack. It seems that every day, big corporations leave information vulnerable to hackers, who swoop in and steal our personal data. Cybersecurity is critical as attacks become more frequent and costly. However, is the cybersecurity skills market prepared to answer Governments around the world are taking … Read more

Can AI Actually Improve Cybersecurity? What Experts Are Saying


Kayla Matthews, ,

AI, Artificial Intelligence concept

This year, AI spending will grow to nearly $35.8 billion globally. AI has surged in popularity in most sectors of tech, and cybersecurity isn’t an exception. In fact, according to Capgemini’s 2019 report on cybersecurity and AI, 48% of enterprises say their budget for artificial intelligence will increase in fiscal year 2019. An even greater … Read more