The Monetary Authority of Singapore Emphasizes Privileged Account Security in its Technology Risk Management Guidelines – Why?
In June 2013, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (the M.A.S) enhanced its “Technology Risk Management” (T.R.M.) guidelines to provide banks and financial institutions a risk management framework for their IT environments. Recognizing that improper control over privileged accounts is one of the largest security risks organizations face, the T.R.M. guidelines emphasize specific requirements related to […]
The financial world and the security industry have been rocked by the recent report from Kaspersky about the cyber-criminals that have stolen more than $1 Billion from global banks through cyber attacks. The initial reports link the attacks to a multinational criminal group, and highlight the use of sophisticated malware, dubbed Carbanak. The attackers used […]
Researchers from Russian cyber investigations firm Group-IB and Dutch security firm Fox-IT recently published a joint report detailing the activities of Anunak, the Russian hacker group who is said to have brought about the “armageddon” of the Russian banking industry. Named after the primary malware program in its arsenal, Anunak has been linked to numerous […]
As we head into 2014, we’ve asked some of our cyber security experts what they believe will the biggest cyber security trends heading into 2014 and what will have the biggest impact on IT Security. Andrey Dulkin, Senior Director of Cyber Innovation, was the first in the series, discussing the growth of cyber terrorism, the […]
By Andrey Dulkin, Senior Director of Cyber Innovation. At CyberArk, we’re very fortunate to work with some of the foremost security experts in their fields – both internally here at the company and through our customers and partners. We get a lot of insight into the security landscape and what threats businesses are facing – […]