IBM Security stories
Average cost of a data breach in India touched INR 179 million
Organisations with extensive use of security AI and automation helped cut data breach costs by INR 95m and reduce breach lifecycles by 153 days.
Consumers pay the price as data breach costs reach all-time high
Costly and higher-impact data breaches are contributing to rising costs of goods and services, reveals IBM Security's annual report.
IBM Security, McAfee develop new integrated security solution
McAfee Enterprise has announced it has collaborated with IBM Security to develop an integrated solution for TD SYNNEX customers.
Cyber-attackers target COVID-19 vaccine supply chain in sweeping phishing campaign
IBM releases bombshell report on phishing campaign targeting COVID-19 vaccine supply chain in multiple countries.
IBM Security completes industry first with updates to Cloud Pak for Security solution
IBM Security introduces new capabilities for Cloud Pak for Security, including a data security solution for hybrid cloud environments.
80% of security breaches involve exposure of customer data - IBM
IBM report: Employee data breaches costliest, hitting firms for $3.86m each.
Video: How Ingram enables IBM software partners
A beginner’s guide to becoming an IBM partner and how Ingram Micro can make it happen – delivered by Ingram IBM BDM Madan Mohan.
IBM report: Security response improving - containing attacks, not so much
Cybersecurity improves, but attack containment drops 13%, reveals IBM study.
IBM report projects evolution of phishing, ransomware and spoof tech
IBM reports cybercriminals exploit known flaws, less deceit needed.
Antivirus would have saved these businesses $71 billion in 2019
Firms could've saved £51bn in 2019 with better antivirus, finds study.
Organisations not testing incident response plans – IBM Security
IBM study reveals 77% of companies lack a consistent cyberattack response plan, risking millions.
IBM Security: Cybercriminals focusing on cryptojacking
IBM finds cybercrooks shunning ransomware, embracing cryptojacking for profits.
Endace joins IBM Security app exchange community
Endace partners with IBM Security to boost cyber forensics with attacker action replay.
Bad day at the office for IBM with latest quarterly results
The latest financial results for IBM have revealed a disappointment for investors as the tech giant missed almost all of its targets.
IBM Security opens four secure IoT testing facilities globally
IBM Security has launched X-Force Red Labs, a network of secure facilities that will test the security of various devices and systems. The labs, operated by X-Force Red, will focus on consumer and industrial IoT technologies, automotive equipment, and ATMs. The four labs will be located in Austin, Hursley, Melbourne, and Atlanta. In addition, IBM has seen a 170% increase in its penetration testing client base and has doubled its number of X-Force Red practitioners over the past year. The X-Force Red team aims to identify vulnerabilities in devices before and after they are deployed.
IBM Security unveils new AI platform to defend against cyberattacks
The company has invested more than 200,000 hours of R&D into this platform, which includes technologies from Cisco, McAfee, Symantec and others.
See ya, APAC - Carbon Black's former VP heads for Palo Alto
Carbon Black sends APAC rep off to Palo Alto as new Americas field sales senior vice president.
Applying best practice identification to prepare for Notifiable Data Breaches
The NDB scheme will mean businesses could be facing penalties of up to $360,000 for individuals and $1.8 million for body corportates.
Biometrics vs passwords: How the generation gap is shaping workplace security
Millennials are moving beyond the world of passwords and quickly embracing biometrics, leaving the older generations to continue using passwords.
IBM Security collaborates to launch anti-DNS tracking service
Quad9 Domain Name Service protects users from accessing malicious internet sites that are known to steal information and other harmful activities.
IBM Security wants to stop identity fraud in its tracks
IBM Security is helping to fight global identity fraud by launching a new solution designed especially for financial institutions.
Carbon Black and IBM Security tighten partnership with rapid response tool
An expanded partnership between Carbon Black and IBM Security aim to provide increased cyberattack visibility and accelerated incident response times.
Spammers' work cycles: Mon-Fri with lazy weekends, says IBM X-Force
Attackers using tools such as Dridex and Qakbot spam employees through malicious mail at times when victims are most likely to open all incoming mail.
IBM X-Force takes on IoT security across connected devices - and vehicles
IBM X-Force researchers are expanding their focus to include vehicle and IoT security in response to a growing market for data connectivity in vehicles.