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New hacker attack, data scandal or IT security breach: The DGC is represented in the media on current topics
from the world of cyber security. You can read an overview of the articles here.
Enabling secure digital transformationsBusinesses today are racing to undergo digital transformation and claim their space in the digital world and economy.
DGC- Promoting Secure Digital TransformationCyber security has never been a greater challenge. Hackers are attacking more and more individuals as well as companies to obtain sensitive data and extort ransom. The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Cybersicherheit (DGC) has made it their mission to make the Internet safer for all users by providing innovative solutions and expert knowledge.
Ransomware is a fadLANline discussed the security situation, the shortage of IT specialists and the special features of the company with DGC Managing Director Matthias Nehls.
A partnership in which strengths complement each other perfectly: cooperation in the fight against cyber attacksGuest article by Dino Huber, Managing Director of DGC. DGC is one of the leading providers for cyber security, digital resilience and IT vulnerability management.
Security through transparencyNew hacker attacks are reported almost daily – if you don’t protect yourself today, you could become a victim yourself tomorrow. Forbes DA spoke with Matthias Nehls, managing partner and founder of DGC, about who still has some catching up to do, how big the risk is and how you can protect yourself.
Cybersecurity needs more cooperationDino Huber, CEO of DGC Germany, explains: “The need for IT expertise is great among companies and public authorities in view of rising cybercrime and digital transformation. High time to think about cooperations.”
Avert dangerDespite spam filters or firewalls, hackers perpetrate targeted cyberattacks on companies every day, tapping sensitive data or blocking entire production processes through digital sabotage. Three experts (including Janek Maiwald, CTO of DGC) give advice on how companies can protect themselves.
No digitization without investment in cyber securityMatthias Nehls is managing partner and founder of DGC. He advises companies to take a holistic approach to cybersecurity in order to leverage the potential of digital transformation.
DGC and Cisco partner for cybersecurity solution packageDGC, a provider in cybersecurity with presence in Europe, the US and Abu Dhabi, has expanded its portfolio of strategic partnerships. Taking a step in this direction it has announcing a strategic partnership with Cisco aimed at providing a turnkey cybersecurity solution.
ADGM’s VENOM FOUNDATION and DGC sign a Cybersecurity Cooperation AgreementVenom Foundation and DGC , the new global leader in cybersecurity with established presence in Europe, the US and Abu Dhabi, have signed a partnership agreement focussing on providing operational support to the newly established foundation.
Hackers love infrastructureOne “good one” is the Flensburg-based DGC. Its aim is to “raise awareness of cyber security”, among other things by offering a free online service for quickly obtaining an overview of the IT security of one’s own website.
Poor preparation for cyber attacks: This is how the Flensburg-based company wants to ensure greater IT securityThe DGC from Flensburg is a leading provider in cyber security and data protection. Now the company has a new partner at its side to offer its customers more IT protection.
Audio: Cybercrimes – How to fight backHow vulnerable are our political and economic infrastructures? How do hackers proceed and how can companies protect themselves against cyber attacks? Matthias Nehls in an interview as a podcast.
Why cooperation becomes an unbeatable weapon in dealing with cyber attacks“Cybercrime is constantly on the rise. According to the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI), more than 300,000 new variants of malware are circulating every day in order to irretrievably destroy data on users’ computers and server networks…”
Cyber security in schools – How secure is everyday digital school life?“‘School hacked,’ ‘Student accounts hijacked,’ ‘Student data public’ – these are the headlines in the media when schools are affected by a cyber attack or data breach. Data security is one of the most…”
Cyber attacks will continue to increase“Cybercrime has increased by 600 percent in 2021. Talking about the role of digital transformation and how companies can prepare for the complexity of cyber attacks, Andreas Pankow, CEO, and…”
Audio: How banks protect themselves against possible cyber attacks“The war in Ukraine is not only having an impact on gas, oil and wheat prices, but could also be waged right here in Germany right now. In the form of cyber attacks on critical infrastructure. IT experts fear attacks against…”
Could the Credit Suisse data leak have been prevented?“Data on more than 30,000 bank customers was leaked to the “Süddeutsche Zeitung” from inside Credit Suisse. For the bank, the data leak means a massive loss of trust. It is possible that the theft of customer data could have been noticed earlier…”
Video: Cyber security forecast 2022 – The current threat situation posed by cyber attacks in Germany“The increasing threat posed by cyber attacks and the resulting, sometimes massive consequences for affected companies require urgent prioritization of the topic in management. We show companies how they can quickly and easily identify potential vulnerabilities and…”
Hacker attacks occur permanently“Every 14 seconds, companies and organizations in Germany are subject to a cyber attack that aims to extort ransom money…”
Video: Digitization as a mega trend – investing in digital transformation with funds & ETFs
Video: Cyber resilience as a key factor in IT securityExpert interview with Andreas Pankow, DGC Switzerland AG and Dino Huber, Gesellschaft für Cybersicherheit mbH & Co. KG
Blockchain and decentralised systems can play big role in fighting identity theft“Decentralised and digital identification systems using blockchain technology can be key in the battle against the growing problem of identity theft, with a reliable ecosystem resulting in both…”
Portscans in light of law: a criminal and civil analysis“The testing of IT security structures with the help of port scans was controversially discussed in the context of the Second Act to Increase the Security of Information Technology Systems (hereinafter also referred to as “IT-SiG 2.0″)…”
Cyber Security faces a visibility problem“At the Internet Security Days, the digital industry ponders solutions to growing cybercrime. Away from technical measures, budgets and standards, the biggest cyber security problem could actually be fixed quite cheaply…”
Podcast “Fachfragen”: Cybersecurity: How can companies protect themselves against cyberattacks?
Video: Family man by day, darknet millionaire by night: the case of Martin “The One”
Web server security vulnerabilities: Sensitive configuration and status data published“Misconfigured web servers from federal agencies and IT companies disclosed visitor IPs, usernames, meeting identifiers and more on the Internet…”
Through an open window“Thousands of servers in Germany are set up in a way that attackers can spy on them. Yet the danger has been known for years…”
Massive security problems due to open Git repositories“In Germany, Git repositories on tens of thousands of servers are accessible unprotected via web browser. Attackers have an easy game and can intercept codes in addition to access and user data…“
Everything about leadership, data protection and cyber security“What used to be a matter for digital pioneers until a few weeks ago has now reached several kitchens and living rooms: the desk is next to the stove or the television, the office telephone rings…“
Virus meets Virus“For a long time, companies, government agencies and clinics paid little attention to their IT security. This could now take revenge if hackers take advantage of the pandemic for cyber attacks…”
Buchbinder Car Renter Exposes Info of Over 3 Million Customers“German car rental company Buchbinder exposed the personal information of over 3.1 million customers including federal ministry employees…”
Millions of costumer data online after a data breach – Austrians affected“Customer data of the car rental company Buchbinder became freely accessible on the internet due to a glitch. Austrians and…”
Data leak of car rental company Buchbinder: 3 million customer data open on the net“Over several weeks, 10 terabyte of sensitive customer data of car rental company Buchbinder, were accessible to anyone on the web…”
Video: Data leak of car rental company Buchbinder: 3 million customer data open on the net
Data leak: Invitation to attack“Millions of sensitive customer data of car rental company Buchbinder were freely accessible on the internet due to a glitch…”
Data protection: On the road with car number 417711“DIE ZEIT and “c’t” discovered a data leak at car rental company Buchbinder. Our author is affected…”
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