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In response to today's Verizon 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), Brian Zeman, Chief Operating Officer, Prevalent, Inc., says: management: "Today’s 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) drives home four simple truths. It codifies that breaches are overwhelmingly perpetrated by outsiders, for financial gain, and that discovery sharply lags – enabling exfiltrations that do untold harm to consumers, businesses and their partners.

Recently it was reported: Nearly 9,000 malware-laden servers, compromised websites found in Singapore-based Interpol operation. As a response Sándor Bálint, Security Lead for Applied Data Science, Balabit said: "When most people think of the fight against malware, the first thing that comes to mind is installing anti-malware software on end-user computers. However, as this story points out, it is just as important to protect publicly available servers so they cannot be easily turned into command-and-control (C2) servers by cyber criminals, and used in subsequent attacks on other victims.

21 leading businesses from across the engineering and electrotechnical services sector have been shortlisted by judges for this year’s ECA Annual Awards, beating off major competition in the process. The successful organisations have been recognised by the judges for their performances in eight categories, which include: ‘Contractor of the Year’, ‘Best Client / Contractor Partnership’, ‘Innovation in Contracting’, ‘Best Health and Safety Initiative’, and ‘Excellence in Training and Development’.

Dave Kieft, the outgoing President of the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA), believes there is significant potential for business growth in the engineering services sector, as a result of recent developments and new commercial opportunities.

Boston, MA and Reading, UK: Zerto has appointed Ken Goldman, chief financial officer at Yahoo!, to its board of directors. Mr. Goldman brings extensive financial leadership experience to Zerto through numerous executive and board leadership roles at breakthrough technology companies of all sizes.

London: 70 percent of UK universities that responded to a Freedom of Information (FoI) request have reported that they have fallen victim to a phishing attack in which an individual has been tricked into disclosing personal details via an email purporting to be from a trusted source. Duo Security, the leading cloud-based trusted access provider, made the FoI requests to 70 universities across the UK in November 2016, of which 51 responded.

Following the recent report that an unsecured backup drive is to blame for a major data leak at the US Air Force: US Air Force leak exposes 'holy grail' of top secret data including details of over 4,000 officers. In response, Jonathan Sander, CTO, STEALTHbits Technologies reacts: