2018 Cybersecurity Predictions – Executive Comments

2017 has been a busy year for cybersecurity. Between massive data breaches including Verizon, Equifax, Sonic, Uber, and the infamous “Paradise Papers”; ransomware variants like Wannacry, NotPetya, Locky, GoldenEye, and Jigsaw; and data leaks from major players including the US Air Force’s security clearances, several of the CIA’s confidential documents, and the records of Californian voters, it seems all anyone talks about about is compromised data and security regulations.

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Alert Logic Survey Finds Advanced Threats and Insider Security Threats Top Cybersecurity Concerns

One third of Organisations Expect To Be Compromised in Next 12 Months

LONDON, UK – December 20, 2017  Alert Logic, the leading Security-as-a-Service provider for the cloud, today announced the results of a survey conducted with 400 UK cybersecurity professionals to better understand the evolving cyber threat landscape UK companies face.

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120 million American households exposed in ‘massive’ database leak

Information on more than 120 million American households was sitting in a massive database found left exposed on the web earlier this month, Forbes has reported today. It included a huge range of personal details on residents, including addresses, ethnicity, interests and hobbies, income, right down to what kind of mortgage the house was under and how many children lived at the property.

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Frost & Sullivan Whitepaper Highlights the Future Role of Low-Temperature Geothermal Power in the Country’s Energy Mix

London, 19th December 2017 — The post-Fukushima shutdown of Japan’s nuclear reactors and subsequent demand for energy self-sufficiency due to costly fuel imports, coupled with the Japanese government’s ambitious emissions reduction targets for 2020, have stimulated growth in new renewable energy sources in the country.

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