payShield 9000 – Withdrawal announcement

payShield 9000 – Withdrawal announcement

The payShield 9000 will officially be withdrawn of the payShield 9000 family of hardware security modules, together with the associated software, accessories and services. In April 2019 the payShield 10K family launched the direct replacement for the payShield 9000 offering a seamless upgrade for existing Thales payment HSM customers. The last time to buy on hardware is 30th June 2020 and the end-of-life for support will be 31st December 2022....

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Why do we give employees the power to decide?

Why do we give employees the power to decide?

Individual responsibility is one of the key factors in involving employees in the quality of service provided to customers, in line with our IT security mission. Usually, the responsibility in a company belongs to the management. When Kyos went from 20 to 40 employees, we had to set up a “middle management”, and applied the “good practices” of management. But over time we have been confronted with confusion about the...

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Generalize double authentication by simplifying the user experience!

Generalize double authentication by simplifying the user experience!

Too much security kills security The subject of multi-factor authentication is a good illustration of the adage “Too much security kills security”. Security often tends to make the use of IT more complex for users. They then bypass or reduce security mechanisms in order to be more efficient in their work. This is the case, for example, with strong authentication to Windows Logon. Indeed, despite the awareness of users to use always...

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Windows 7 and other Microsoft products at the end of support, what impact for you ?

Windows 7 and other Microsoft products at the end of support, what impact for you ?

Background Since its release in 2009, the Windows 7 operating system has been gradually adopted by most companies. Since Windows 8 did not meet with unanimous success, it will experience its first loss of speed only in 2015, the year Windows 10 entered the market, remaining today the last client operating system marketed by Microsoft. Today, Windows 7 maintain a significant market share of about 35%, compared to Windows 10, which now equips...

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New Kyos Security Insights

Take an effective approach to your company’s security Kyos Security Insights is an essential complement to Kyos Assist or Kyos Serenity that provides you with high value-added security services. Thanks to these shared services, you control over time the level of security of your IT systems and the awareness of your users. Raise awareness among your employees By explaining to your employees the current attacks and how to deal with them,...

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Aruba Introspect wins SC Award 2019

Aruba Introspect wins SC Award 2019

Introspect has won the SC Award 2019 price for “Best Behaviour Analytics/Enterprise Threat Detection”, and this for the second consecutive year. More Information here SC Award is organized by the SC Media, the most famous publication they have is SC Magazine. The price is given by a jury consisting of CISOs and experts from different large corporations and it is an award that has a strong technical weight. Other competitors are mostly focusing...

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IT Security Breakfast – Wednesday 8th of May 2019

IT Security Breakfast – Wednesday 8th of May 2019

Simply protect your on-premise or cloud data with transparent encryption More details Compliance with data privacy and security requirements is one of the main drivers for the intensive use of encryption in companies. The benefits of Thales Vormetric and how these technologies can be reflected in an enterprise-wide encryption strategy. Kyos will present you with different use cases, especially for GDPR compliance. Topics covered Advantages of...

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Terranova Security named Consumer Choice for Security Awareness – see Gartner Magic Quadrant

Terranova Security named Consumer Choice for Security Awareness – see Gartner Magic Quadrant

Security awareness and learning (IS/IT) is at the heart of Terranova’s activity with a high level of expertise. Terranova’s solutions and Kyos’ services can – deliver a complete action plan – to raise awareness among your employees over time. Full program: Evaluation questionnaire, e-learning, standard/personalized phishing, standard/personalized social engineering, plenary session & workshop session using...

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Swiss Cyber Security Days

Swiss Cyber Security Days

SCSD Fribourg – Thursday 28th of February 2019 – 14:30 – Track C1 Speaker: Martino Dell’Ambrogio, Security Architect at Kyos Kyos feedback on risks and best practices related to the establishment or augmentation of a SIEM/SOC infrastructure based on practical experiences.  Introduction to key strengths of LogRhythm SIEM and terreActive SOC. Register Kyos, terreActive and LogRhythm invite you to the Swiss Cyber Security...

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Cyber threat protection targeting industrial networks – Kaspersky ICS (KICS)

Industrial networks are very often the most forgotten aspects of IT security, even though they are a vital part of our modern life. There are many reasons for this, but the main ones are: Business and approaches are historically separated from standard IT, Often mistaken idea that industrial networks are completely isolated from the rest of the world, Software that has been running for a very long time on obsolete operating systems that are...

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