As factories and other corporate facilities become fully connected, the networking of IT systems poses growing risks of cyber attacks, security experts say. “Automation, Industry 4.0 and internet connectivity have made systems more vulnerable,” said Hans-Peter Bauer, vice president Central Europe, at cyber security specialist McAfee. Most systems aren’t built to withstand cyber attacks, he Read More..
Intel is talking to banking advisers about possibly selling its antivirus software division, according to a report in Britain’s Financial Times newspaper. According to the FT, no decision has been made. The California-based technology group declined to comment. Intel, which for decades depended on growing sales of personal computers, has suffered from the continuing decline Read More..
By Hilmar Dunker IT systems are under attack. They always have been. But recently, hackers, spammers and other cybercriminals have stepped up the pace. Hence, it’s time to move IT security higher up the corporate priority list. Study after study shows that the security situation in many companies is precarious. Boards are aware of the Read More..