Subscribe To Our Daily Enewsletter:

Cybersecurity Markets

MSSP Alert’s coverage of cybersecurity news and events across regions (Americas, EMEA, Asia Pacific) and target markets (small, SMB, midmarket, enterprise).

PSD2: Strong Customer Authentication Done Right

The Revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2), an upcoming EC regulation, will have a massive impact on the Finance Industry. Martin Kuppinger explains why.

IRS Cybersecurity Spending, Budget Passes Audit

Based on a TIGTA audit, the IRS tracked, monitored & property spent $106.4 million in federal funds for cybersecurity & identity theft enhancements.

Deloitte, Unified Technologies Partner On Caribbean Cybersecurity

Multinational professional services firm Deloitte & Unified Technologies form cyber risk alliance to serve organizations in the Caribbean & Bermuda region.

Who’s to Blame for This Hacker Heist Over Email?

Tillage Commodities Fund vs. SS&C Technologies legal battle may determine who’s responsible for hackers successfully stealing million of dollars over email.

ISO 27001 Compliance Part 1: The Fundamentals, GDPR Alignment & More

ISO 27001 compliance is the most direct path to alignment with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and an excellent framework for internal governance.

NIST Widens Security, Privacy Framework Beyond Federal Government

NIST broadens an updated security and privacy controls framework beyond federal agencies to reach state and local government, business and academia.

U.S. Cloud Providers Face International Privacy Nightmare Amid Court Ruling

A U.S. District Court ruling requires Google to turn over Gmail data stored overseas. Cloud services providers (CSPs) & MSPs must take note.

Gartner Worldwide Information Security Spending Forecast Predicts MSSP Bundles

Technology research firm Gartner expects information security spending to rise & says 40% of all managed security service contracts will be bundled by 2020.

TekLinks Discovers, Mitigates Healthcare Customer Server Security Breach

Surgical Dermatology Group discloses healthcare security breach involving server managed by TekLinks, the well-known MSP and cloud services provider.

Dragos Cybersecurity for Power Grid Protection: Ready for MSSPs?

Dragos, a cybersecurity startup that protects industrial control systems (ICS) & power grids, raises $10M. Will managed security services providers plug in?