Alex Vovk

Co-founder of Netwrix. Alex is a well-known expert in the enterprise software industry. He holds both a master's degree and a Ph.D. in information security. As an author, Alex covers Netwrix’s awards and nominations, as well as cybersecurity trends.
Security & Compliance
August 13, 2020

[Infographics] Cloud Security: What Do the Banks Say?

Nowadays, financial organizations face two main IT security challenges. They operate with the large volume of highly sensitive information, such as credit card data, personal identifiers, etc. that...
Security & Compliance
October 19, 2020

Tesco Bank Data Breach: What Went Wrong?

The recent announcement that up to 20,000 of Tesco Bank’s customers have had their money stolen during a sophisticated cyber-attack is a warning sign for the entire industry. This is probably the...
Security & Compliance
October 19, 2020

Yahoo Data Breach, Part 1: What Experts Say

It’s been a few days since Yahoo confirmed a massive data breach, but we still know very little about the biggest hack in history.  Who exactly was behind this attack? What the hackers obtained...
Security & Compliance
August 11, 2020

State of Visibility into IT Environment

Failure to quickly spot malicious activity and investigate the issue often impacts business processes. Damage may occur in various forms: data breaches, operational downtime, noncompliance etc. All...
Security & Compliance
May 22, 2019

How to Escape Data Tampering Nightmare

Earlier this year Admiral Michael Rogers, head of the NSA and the US Cyber Command, talked about the key 'three things that keep him awake at night' The first two are the fear of online attacks...
IT Operations
July 6, 2020

4 Rules to Enhance Email Security in the Cloud

The long-existing problem of email hacking appears to be unsolved by 2016. According to the recent warning released by FBI, companies have lost above $2.3 billion over the past three years due to...
Security & Compliance
October 19, 2020

What You Need to Know About Cloud Storage Security Breaches

As more and more companies join Netflix, Pinterest, and Apple in moving to the cloud, hackers - and a healthy dose of user error - are making these large sources of sensitive information more...
Security & Compliance
February 27, 2020

How to Overcome SIEM Limitations

SIEM has a reputation as a helpful and must-have solution to improve security for any enterprise. However, Forrester experts say that SIEM has certain limitations, which makes it inefficient without...
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