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24 best free security tools

Check out these 24 free, standout software tools that will make your daily security work easier. Who doesn’t love free software? Infosec professionals are fortunate to have many good free tools for a range of tasks. The following list of …

Skills shortage a major cyber security risk

Skill shortages remain a major risk to long-term information security capability and business is still struggling to defend against cyber breaches – but it is getting better at dealing with them, an IISP survey shows The proportion of information security …

Short on security analysts? AI can help

Most of us are aware of the skills shortage plaguing the cyber security industry, whether you are experiencing it first-hand or have read countless headlines. The 2017 Global Information Security Workforce Study reveals the cyber security workforce gap is expected to hit …

Preventing ransomware attacks the right way

While ransomware is hardly a new threat, it’s far from being obsolete. In fact, from 2016 to 2017, ransomware attacks increased more than 90 percent. And yet, despite the ever-increasing risk, we still encounter hospitals, local governments, public safety organizations and private companies …

Best Android antivirus? The top 11 tools

The following are the 11 best antivirus tools for Android, according to AV-TEST’s March 2018 evaluations of 20 Android security apps. (The AV-TEST Institute is a Germany-based independent service provider of IT security and antivirus research.) Each Android antivirus software app listed below received …