Survey reveals Latin America’s cybercrime map

According to a survey by F5 Networks, Brazil is in seventh place in the ranking of cybercrimes with seven million attacks, while Argentina is in ninth place, with six million criminal actions. In addition, the study reveals that in the pandemic era, cybercriminals continue to scan remote access ports to break into businesses and governments. […]

Research reveals that investment in cybersecurity can accelerate Digital Transformation in Brazil

According to the study, if there was an increase in the perception of cybersecurity, companies pointed out that they would increase investments in customer marketing, automation of operational processes and remote work. In addition, more than half of respondents believe that investments in security can boost business. Accelerating companies’ Digital Transformation depends on a robust […]

Tenable research finds serious vulnerability in Microsoft Teams

Tenable has disclosed details of a serious vulnerability in Microsoft Teams discovered by its Zero-Day Research Team. By abusing PowerApps functionality (a separate product used within Teams for building and using custom business apps), threat actors could gain persistent read/write access to a victim user’s email, Teams chats, OneDrive, Sharepoint and a variety of other […]

Research shows new dynamics in the relationship between Brazilians and banks

A survey conducted by Quanto, a pioneering platform in open banking in Brazil, in partnership with Constellation, points out that, in a scenario of constant innovation with more options for banking services, the trend among smartphone users in Brazil is to maintain several banking accounts – with young people prioritizing fintechs in their daily lives. […]

7 out of 10 Brazilians still don’t understand what open banking is

Two months before open banking enters the main phase of implementation, most Brazilians are still unfamiliar with the system that provides sharing banking datas. According to a C6 Bank/Ipec research, 69% of Brazilians with internet access say they need to better understand this news before deciding whether to share financial information. The open financial system […]

Report finds ServiceNow partners in Brazil capitalizing on booming market

Brazilian ecosystem partners of ServiceNow are taking advantage of a booming market to grow their businesses and expand their scope of services, according to a new report published by Information Services Group (ISG). The 2021 ISG Provider Lens ServiceNow Ecosystem Partners report for Brazil finds local service providers have been branching out from ServiceNow’s core […]

Two-thirds of businesses will change operating model to focus on employee experience

The results show that more alignment with employees is needed but nearly half of businesses plan tech investments to further improve the workplace experience. The findings consider how the pandemic has shaped the workplace experience for over 1,100 business leaders and employees worldwide. EMEA business leaders are out of touch with what employees want in […]

Nutanix study shows global public sector ‘Cloud Smart’ strategies validated by COVID-19 response

Nutanix has announced the global public sector industry findings of its third annual Enterprise Cloud Index Report, measuring organizations’ plans for adopting private, hybrid and public clouds. The findings point to a concentrated modernization effort throughout the sector over the past few months, with 70% of respondents saying COVID-19 has caused IT to be viewed […]

Unit42 research shows the impact of COVID-19 on the security posture of organizations

A report from Palo Alto Networks reveals the latest developments in cloud security trends. The COVID-19 pandemic triggered the largest shift to remote work in history, and organizations struggled to migrate to the cloud and secure their employees working from home. In the 1H 2021 edition of the biannual Unit 42 Cloud Threat Report, researchers […]

Salesforce research reveals digital divide in manufacturing sector

A report from Salesforce highlights technological innovations manufacturers have embraced to prepare for the future of their industry. Salesforce has published its first Trends in Manufacturing report, providing insight into some of the issues that global manufacturing leaders currently face and how they plan to adapt to a post-COVID era. It also spotlights the technological […]

CXO Research: 58% of data backups are failing, leaving data unprotected

Veeam Data Protection Report 2021 finds that COVID-19 has significantly impacted Digital Transformation (DX) spending, with 40% of global organizations viewing economic uncertainty as the greatest barrier to DX in the next 12 months and one-third having slowed or halted initiatives in the past year. Data protection challenges are undermining organizations’ abilities to execute Digital […]

Cloud services: A threat vector for healthcare industry

New research from Infoblox highlights cybersecurity challenges and opportunities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Infoblox, a leader in secure cloud-managed network services, has unveiled new research into the cybersecurity and network infrastructure challenges faced by decision-makers in the healthcare industry. One year into the COVID-19 pandemic, the report reveals major challenges this critical industry faced as healthcare […]