Security


Data is the essence of all businesses across the world. Protecting it from theft, exploitation, and misuse is now top priority for the organization. Client data that has been hacked can wipe out crores  in revenues, and stolen intellectual property can impact competitive advantage. This can lead to needless privacy abuses that bring scrutiny and penalties from regulators, causing damage to the organization’s reputation. Managing data is no longer confined to the multifaceted ecosystem of privacy-conscious consumers, digital staff and suppliers; data today is fuelled by mobility and the cloud. Perimeter-based security......

Continue Reading


Imagine a world where every aspect of your life is connected. What you do is recorded by a growing number of connected devices you touch, interact and encounter every day. And then the collected data is shared over a network. Our world is becoming a central nervous system running on a network of connected devices. By 2020, the number of internet-connected devices will reach 50 billion. Mathematically, that’s around 8 connected devices per person. And this indeed creates a simple but a dangerous dilemma. While our ability to collect data will grow......

Continue Reading


Mobile security challenges: The mobile has taken center stage in all aspects of life, but its influence is perhaps most noticeable in the corporate sector where the influx of mobile technologies has brought a sea change in the way enterprises operate. The proliferation of mobile has naturally led to concerns regarding security. Today, 2 out of 3 employees use their mobiles for work-related activities. More and more companies are adopting BYOD’s at their workplace. Mobiles have become a mine of sensitive corporate information and a probable entry point in the IT. In......

Continue Reading


Enterprises encounter serious security breaches despite investing heavily in Information security infrastructure. Hackers are always devising new ways to breach the Information security of an organization, either from within the company or from outside. Research suggests that 90% of enterprise breaches could be prevented through proper monitoring. However, setting up a 24X7 Security Operations Centre (SOC) to monitor is an enormous challenge because: The high set-up costs can run into lakhs and crores of rupees Demands significant time and effort Growing shortage of skilled in-house security experts THE CMS IT PROPOSITION CMS IT is......

Continue Reading


The financial industry is constantly subjected to a myriad of threats and vulnerabilities. Gone are the days when criminals use to plan for months together in order to execute a bank robbery. Today, banks have stringent security measures that will not let anyone break in easily and walk out with millions of cash easily. But for the criminals, the focus is not on currency anymore. Hackers and cyber criminals plan their crimes from the comfort of their home with just a computer and a keyboard. Consumers have moved to online banking and......

Continue Reading


Businesses are exposed to threats and risks all the time. With the adoption of cloud, the magnitude of risks faced by an organization has only increased, especially since most business processes and systems are being deployed using cloud technologies. Online threats and vulnerabilities pose serious issues concerning data privacy and security,...

Continue Reading


Is BYOD security management one of the major concerns of your organization? Can your organization maintain compliance with industry standards and regulations if personal devices are utilized? Are you able to efficiently monitor devices as per the BYOD guidelines? Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) has been a boon to organizations, facilitating ease of work and offering greater mobility and flexibility....

Continue Reading


5 Cyber Security Trends to Prepare for in 2018

 2017 saw notable businesses worldwide fall prey a windfall of global cybersecurity threats. While ransomware such as WannaCry and NotPetya, spread over 150 countries and held critical user data ransom, “undetectable” malware breached data repositories of large businesses such as Equifax, Verizon and KMart to rob them of confidential user data. Such global ransom campaigns and data breaches typically can cost companies millions of dollars in losses – not to mention loss of user trust....

Continue Reading