Top 10 Security Experts in the US news in August 2017

Richard LavenInfluencer Marketing, Security, Security experts, Spokespeople

August is traditionally a bit of a slow month for IT news, but the security sector delivered some interesting and important stories. The 10 security people who were mentioned most in the US press are listed below but you can get a full list for USA, UK, France, Germany and Spain in our free report. There are many different reasons … Read More

Richard LavenTop 10 Security Experts in the US news in August 2017

Top 10 Security Experts in the US news in July 2017

Richard LavenPublic relations, Security, Security experts, Top 10

This is the latest instalment of the top 10 security experts in US news coverage. To see a full list for the USA, UK, France, Germany and Spain then download the free report here. July, as is often the way in the IT industry, was a quiet month. Even the hackers, it seems, took time off to work on their … Read More

Richard LavenTop 10 Security Experts in the US news in July 2017

The top 10 security people in the news in May 2017

Richard LavenInfluencer Marketing, Media Coverage Reports, Security, Security experts

On the 12th May 2017, the world of cyber security was rocked by the WannaCry ransomware attack. It was the first time that a ransomware attack had probed the public’s consciousness on an international scale, with 24 hour mainstream news stories detailing the nature and subsequent fallout and analysis from the attack. This blanket coverage required comment from security experts … Read More

Richard LavenThe top 10 security people in the news in May 2017

NotPetya – Top 10 Security Brands in the Press

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The top 10 account for 80% of all security vendor mentions On June 27, less than two months after the WannaCry ransomware attack, a more sinister malware dubbed NotPetya was hitting the headlines. We reported here on which security firms were most frequently cited in coverage of WannaCry. Looking at coverage of NotPetya we see that Kaspersky and Symantec are … Read More

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WannaCry: The PR Winners

MarketingArticle, Infographic, Media relations, Security, Top 10

Bad news is often good news for security vendors. The media’s appetite for news about high profile hacks, security breaches and ransomware often benefits security vendors to whom the press turn for comment and insight. The WannaCry ransomware attack on the 12th May 2017 is the most recent major security story. We’ve analysed over 500 articles on the topic within the last … Read More

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The biggest threat

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Cybersecurity

Hacks, attacks and breaches – security experts benefiting from bad news days By TAMSIN OXFORD In July 2015 the Ashley Madison website, famous for connecting people who fancied an affair, was hacked and the names of millions of people were exposed. These individuals all came from different levels of society, professions and the magnitude of the hack, as well as its ramifications, … Read More

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Distributed Denial of Service: Identifying the coverage, driving the solutions

MarketingApollo Briefing, Article, DDoS, Distributed Denial of Service, Security

Distributed Denial of Service: identifying the coverage , driving the solutions Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks have become bigger, faster and more frequent. Crippling servers and businesses, they have become increasingly difficult to stop and are very easy to start – anyone with a computer and free software can launch an attack. As a result of this relentless onslaught … Read More

MarketingDistributed Denial of Service: Identifying the coverage, driving the solutions