Data security starts and ends with data

When DataGravity decided to expand our vision and tackle the larger problem of securing and protecting data, we stepped back and looked at the landscape of where data lives today and where it’s going. We …

News roundup: Financial, legal, healthcare and startup orgs face security issues

As 2017 begins, organizations, media and analysts alike are reflecting on the previous year’s events – and recognizing there’s much to learn about the state of data security. Although the space continues to evolve, issues …

How to combat ransomware: 3 steps to take today

Nobody likes to think about their company’s critical data being compromised and held for ransom. Unfortunately, this type of threat, dubbed ransomware, cannot be ignored. In the first quarter of 2016 alone, CNN projected that …

6 Data management must-haves for every IT pro

Data management is part of every IT professional’s job. To do it effectively, you need to cover all of the bases concerning the data in question. Below are some of the key considerations for every …

Ransomware takes center stage at the RSA Conference

Last week, I attended, presented, and hosted a series of sessions at the annual RSA Conference in San Francisco. Attendees were treated to scary stories about new threats, attack mechanisms, and dangerous technologies causing headaches …

Ransomware: the growing attack mode of choice

Ransomware has become the security attack mode of choice for many cyber criminals today. And it’s no wonder, considering how easy and inexpensive it is to launch these types of attacks. In fact, just about …

Avoid becoming the next data breach victim

In the last year, some of the biggest companies in the world were plagued by equally massive security breaches – making it clear that organizations and IT teams of all sizes are in need of …