Category: Security By Industry

Post
Protect yourself from WannaCry malware

Protect yourself from WannaCry malware

Heads up! The WannaCry or Wanna Decryptor is a sophisticated ransomware that exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft’s Windows Operating System. It is believed that this ransomware is spread through phishing emails, malicious advertisements on websites, and questionable apps and programs. The infographic below gives an overview of the things you must watch out for, as...

Post
Protecting the power sector

Protecting the power sector

Leading security managers and educators lend their expertise to boost security and safety in the rapidly evolving energy industry. Are you in the energy industry, in charge of protecting your company assets from security threats and safety hazards? SecurityMatters Magazine partners with Ace And Associates, Inc. (AAA) to bring you the Energy Industries Security and...

Post
Here’s how to combat terrorism in the workplace

Here’s how to combat terrorism in the workplace

Is the corporate realm the next target for terror elements? With the rise of terror incidents around the globe and the widespread presence of Islamic State veteran fighters and so-called lone wolves, it has become more and more imperative that anti-terrorism measures be adapted into what may well be the next frontier of terror elements:...

Post
Why Information Security And Confidentiality Is Important In Your Workplace?

Why Information Security And Confidentiality Is Important In Your Workplace?

Reality is, the global marketplace is a highly competitive plane where knowledge is the key to industry wins and losses. Information is power, and harnessing that power in the 21st century are security and confidentiality. (Panama Papers, anyone?) According to an IDC Energy Insights report, one of the key findings include Western European utilities investing the...

Post
Security Operations As A Service

Security Operations As A Service

Other than just being a manpower provider, security operations is a real component of the enterprise  it serves. In my little over ten years in the private security industry in the Philippines, I’ve learned a few things, such as that the security industry is much more like public safety than it is the military. Thus,...