In the last years we are reading more and more news about massive (millions) breach of passwords in web services as communities, emails services, cloud services and others. Hackers simply are obtaining money stealing passwords and selling or misusing them. This presentation is focus on how to protect our accounts and with this also keep sure our digital identity, our image and also our money safe from hackers businesses. You can see my presentation here: https://www.slideshare.net/RamiroCid/passwords-for-sale    Read More →

Cyber Security Resilience & Risk Aggregation concepts have a near relationship because Risk aggregation refers to efforts done by firms to develop quantitative risk measures that incorporate multiple types or sources of risk. Cyber Security Resilience is the capacity to have different Cyber controls which can provide the organization an adequate resilience according the organization risk appetite by doing risk management of the aggregation of multiple types or sources of risk. One interesting topic is Internet of Things (IoT) which is increasing in our personal and professional life. The more assets are “shared” (including Critical Infrastructures and Smart Cities IT assets) the more risk we areRead More →

Nowadays the payment fraud landscape is changing quite fast. Changing from classic schemes as bank cheque fraud, faked manual payment orders to organized crime with corporate as targets. Understanding fraud also occurs when dishonest acts are committed without personal gain but are intended to create a loss or risk of loss for another person or entity. This includes the intentional misrepresentation of financial condition. I created a presentation where I explain in details this topic, you can see my presentation here: Payment fraud from Ramiro CidRead More →

Currently, market has a wide range of systems, products and services focused on computer security services: Antivirus, Antispyware, Firewalls, IPS, WAF, SIEM systems, etc. All these measures are indispensable and have become a priority for any company or organization towards ensuring its assets, but social engineering plays with the advantage that you can use techniques that violate own vulnerabilities inherent in human beings and, as is well known, for this there is no patch or upgrade that provides effective protection against such attacks. People is normally “the weak link in the chain”. I created a presentation where I explain in details this topic, you canRead More →

Nowadays, and even more in the future, Internet of Things, Big Data and Mobility will be present (they are already now) in our personal and professional life. The more these concepts grow, the more risk we are assuming about misuse of our Privacy Data, so more effort we will need to do to improve our privacy. Internet of Things definitely is a big relationship between physicalWorld and virtualWorld. In the future (already now) the extensive use of our data in this new “virtual World” causes a huge risk of misuse of our private data. Big Data is a broad term for data sets so large or complex thatRead More →

Cybersecurity, also known as “IT security” or “Computer security” is information security applied to computing devices such as servers, computers and mobile devices (as smartphones, tablets), etc., as well as computer networks such as private and public networks, including the whole Internet. Network outages, data compromised by hackers, social attacks, computer viruses and other security incidents could affect our lives in ways that range from inconvenient to life-threatening. As the number of mobile users and devices, web applications and data networks increase, so do the opportunities for exploitation. The 3 principles of Information, confidentiality, integrity and disponibility are protected by Cybersecurity. People is often the weakRead More →