Schools do far more than educate students. Their IT departments have to support and secure functions including healthcare, retail, research, human resources, finance and accounting. Some of those functions present rich targets for data thieves—just look at all the healthcare and retail companies that have suffered well-publicized data breaches. Breaches in education continue to happen, … More Education cybersecurity: 3 steps to a safer school
New consent rules, broadened European privacy rights, fines going up to millions of euros, as well as stricter procedures and public disclosure in cases of a data breach – these are just some of the changes that will come into force as part of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May 2018. Despite the … More IDC: 1 in 4 companies have no clue GDPR is coming their way
Do you or your customers hold personal data on your employees, customers, clients, patients etc? Even simple information such as a name and address or phone number? If so, the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will affect you and your customers. ESET Ireland is hosting a ‘Lunch & Learn’ event to address GDPR issues affecting partners … More GDPR: Consult in person with our experts
We would like to extend to you an invitation to an upcoming ‘Lunch and Learn’ event, hosted by Invistech and ESET Ireland. This event will look to shed light on two important cyber security issues currently facing businesses; Ransomware and Data Loss Prevention. Event details are: Date: 28/03/2017 Time: 12:15 Duration: 2 Hours Venue: CityNorth … More ‘Lunch and Learn’ event by Invistech and ESET Ireland
Inside out – Approaches to Ransomware and Data Loss Prevention We would like to extend to you an invitation to an upcoming ‘Lunch and Learn’ event which we are hosting this month in Athlone. This event will look to shed light on two important cyber security issues currently facing businesses; Ransomware and Data Loss Prevention. … More Lunch and Learn in Athlone: Ransomware and Data Loss Prevention event
ESET Ireland talked to Waterford man who was scammed out of nearly €400 online. “I sound really thick, don’t I? For getting caught twice. But it looked so routine…” Christy from Waterford started telling us his story of being scammed online. “I use my tablet and phone every day to send and receive emails and use … More I wasn’t scammed just once, but twice!
It’s that time of the year when the information security industry takes part in its annual tradition: coming up with cybercrime predictions and trends for the next 12 months. These lists usually range from the mundane to the bizarre, the lighthearted to the dire (perhaps depending on the predictors’ consumption of eggnog and/or dystopian sci-fi media). Many … More ESET predictions and trends for cybercrime in 2016