Mocana, a provider of security solutions for embedded and mobile devices, introduced Mocana Atlas Extended Enterprise Engine, a new appliance designed to simplify and secure enterprise mobile app deployments.
Attacks against medical devices and critical health care systems are no longer theoretical. In fact, according to a report from the SANS Institute, poorly protected health care systems are not able to fight off the barrage of attacks.
Without the elements of prevention, detection, and protection all working together, threat actors will always have the advantage, and will find a way to carry out their illicit economic, political or social agendas.
Security metrics a topic that I don't think we, as a community, have a particularly good grasp of – probably because security, as a field, is only just beginning to professionalize to the point where it's getting more than a nod as a necessary evil.
Enemy infrastructure is and always has been an important military target. The difference is that with increasingly automated and connected infrastructure, the ability for an enemy to target these systems digitally has increased, putting these systems at greater risk.
A combination of new threat actors, new attack approaches, and new masking tactics demand that enterprises redefine malware, and make all necessary investments in people, technology and systems to stay one step ahead.