Enterprise Technology Spotlight: Cyber Attacks, Ransomware and Smart Farming (Verizon Enterprise Solutions)


Cyber security remained in the headlines this week. The Australian Bureau of Statistics, the World Anti-Doping Agency and software company Sage are just the latest to suffer security incidents. With this in mind, our first story focuses on the findings of a new report issued by the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA). This report comes hot off the heels of a new European directive announced last month, in which each member state will have to adopt a national strategy on the security of network and information systems.

We stay on the security theme in our second article. Discussions have increased around ransomware after recent news reports revealed how researchers have exposed one of the most profitable ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) platforms in the world, Cerber.