The Untold History of Women in Cybersecurity

Author(s):

Karen Austin, CEO, United States Cybersecurity Magazine

The Untold History of Women in Cybersecurity

In the past, women’s role in the tech industry has been underrepresented, however, women have long been active in information security.  Their contributions are often overlooked and under-appreciated. Perhaps because women’s stories aren’t told as often as men.  Many cybersecurity professionals are unaware that women have been shaping and protecting our data for decades.  Despite … Read more

5 Best Practices for Ensuring Secure Software Deployment

Author(s):

Adam Smith, Content Writer, Contenterist

5 Best Practices for Secure Software Deployment

Security is a part of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) that needs to be made a part of every cycle process, especially deployment. Secure software deployment does not start when the software is being deployed; it starts way back when the first line of code is written. Here are some secure software development best … Read more

The Importance of WAAP for Businesses Today

Author(s):

Vinugayathri Chinnasamy, Senior Content Writer, Indusface

The Importance of WAAP for Businesses Today

Web applications and APIs today form the core of an organization’s interface with its customers, partners, and other stakeholders. Given their growing public use and prevalence and the growing range of threats facing them, the protection of web applications and APIs has become imperative for every organization. What is WAAP?  Web Application and API Protection … Read more

The Importance of Cybersecurity by Industry

Author(s):

Frankie Wallace, ,

Cybersecurity by Industry

The cybersecurity risks of each industry vary as much as the tools each sector uses. Some industries will get greater attention from hackers looking for valuable financial data. Sectors related to infrastructure are often targeted to cause disruption. This means professionals in each industry have to tailor their approach to cybersecurity.  Let’s review some of … Read more

Is the Cyber Kill Chain Model the Ultimate Solution to Rising Ransomware Attacks?

Author(s):

Waqas S, Cybersecurity Journalist, DontSpoof

Cyber Kill Chain Model

Ransomware attacks have long since been on a steady rise, wreaking havoc and destruction within the cybersecurity industry. Since the coronavirus pandemic in 2020, there has been a 148% rise in ransomware attacks.  The situation in 2021 was alarming as the number of attacks continued increasing. The year 2021 saw some of the worst ransomware … Read more