BEST PRACTICE PASSWORD POLICY

May 8, 2019

Passwords are supposed to keep us safe. In fact, they’re a high-security risk. You’d be forgiven for assuming that your junior staff would be the users with the least security awareness. But it’s simply not true. Stats show people who work at high levels use passwords that are simply too weak, or follow poor guidelines. You don’t have to look far for examples. Once the hacker went in, his passwords were exposed to the world. A series of embarrassing issues arising for the Clinton campaign ensued. The hackers started telling voters to ‘vote Trump.’ The campaign fell apart and serious ethical questions arose about Clinton and her campaign.

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We are on a mission. A mission to build a secure future, where people can embrace connectivity without fear. At Irdeto we believe our customers should feel confident and prepared, no matter what challenges they face. We protect digital platforms and assets for media & entertainment, connection transport and IoT industries. Our solutions and services enable our customers to protect their brand and revenues, create new offerings and fight cybercrime. We think holistically with a true end-to-end solution – it’s not enough to excel in one area of security.

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CYBER SECURITY EXPOSURES INFOGRAPHIC

Infographic | January 16, 2020

It seems counterintuitive that cybercriminals would focus on small businesses. Major news outlets report on the largest incidents, which typically affect the largest companies. In the past, small businesses may have been able to neglect network security with little consequence, but this is not the case today. Small businesses generally have fewer IT resources and devote less time and money to cybersecurity than their larger counterparts.

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Ransomware Statistics and How to Protect Your Business

Infographic | March 9, 2022

Ransomware Is One of the Most Common Malware Threats. Average ransomware payment in 2021 increased by 82% year over year to $570,000.

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Know the Use Cases of Biometric Technologies

Infographic | April 4, 2022

Biometrics is the most suitable means of identifying and authenticating individuals. It is reliable and fast because of the unique biological characteristics it uses.

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Cybersecurity: main and emerging threats in 2021

Infographic | January 27, 2022

The progress of digital transformation has inevitably led to new cybersecurity threats. Cybercriminals take advantage of the Covid-19 pandemic, in particular by targeting organisations and companies working remotely. Parliament has adopted its position on a new EU directive that reflects how cybersecurity threats have evolved and introduces harmonised measures across the EU, including on the protection of essential sectors.

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Almost half of companies say cybersecurity readiness has improved in the past year

Infographic | December 16, 2019

Mobile and IoT-connected devices present special security risks that many companies are still figuring out how to mitigate. ZDNet's sister site, Tech Pro Research, recently polled IT professionals about the state of cybersecurity in their workplaces. Most seemed to feel that cyberthreats were relatively well controlled. The majority of respondents said their company's cybersecurity readiness was average or above, and most said it had improved in the past year.

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Is your Cybersecurity fit for the future?

Infographic | January 28, 2020

A multi-layered approach works together to not only provide EDR capabilities but also to deliver the strong data and cybersecurity that the NHS aspires to. This is proactive cybersecurity protection that is fit for the future.

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Irdeto

We are on a mission. A mission to build a secure future, where people can embrace connectivity without fear. At Irdeto we believe our customers should feel confident and prepared, no matter what challenges they face. We protect digital platforms and assets for media & entertainment, connection transport and IoT industries. Our solutions and services enable our customers to protect their brand and revenues, create new offerings and fight cybercrime. We think holistically with a true end-to-end solution – it’s not enough to excel in one area of security.

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