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A recent report has discovered that around a quarter of all companies have employees that sneakily download torrent files, which most of the times are harbingers of dangerous malware.

BitSight releases a study of 30,000 companies that finds businesses that have at least one instance of BitTorrent running on their systems were more likely to have signs of botnet or other...

he energy-utility sector was ranked fourth among sectors, slightly above health care and behind finance, government and retail. Education was categorized, far and away, as the most vulnerable to...
Even though the typical corporate policy today forbids peer-to-peer file sharing, the reality is that many enterprises still bear the brunt of torrenting activity.  According to a new report out...

There’s high degree of correlation between organisations with P2P activity and system compromises via malware infections, according to a new study by BitSight Technologies.

BitSight examined BitTorrent P2P file sharing activity of over 30,700 companies. They looked at the percentage of P2P downloads containing malware, the top torrented applications and games on...

There is perhaps no national security problem more 21st century in both its definition and form than cybersecurity. And yet to solve it, the ready solution in nearly every U.S. national security...
Companies that have BitTorrent running inside their networks are more likely to have systems infected with malware and other signs of a breach, according to a study of more than 30,000 companies...

If you’re going to illegally download a torrent copy of “Grand Theft Auto 5” or Adobe Photoshop, at least try not to do it at the office. Those two titles are the most popular among pirates who...

A new report has revealed how companies across a range of industries are participating in BitTorrent file-sharing networks.

While it's easy to think of P2P in terms of individuals downloading music or movies, a new report from security rating company BitSight reveals that it’s a problem for businesses too.

Prediction #1: Enterprise CISOs realize that strong cybersecurity extends beyond the corporate LAN and that cyber-attacks and data breaches could easily start with third parties with access to the...

It isn’t just your own environment that’s at risk -- third-party vendors can present a massive risk, as well.

Cybersecurity risk ratings are giving insurers a new way to assess the hazards of covering current and potential customers.

Breach-detection technologies help organizations identify breaches as well as provide guidance on how to patch and fix the breach. Menlo Ventures has a stake in a company called BitSight, which is...

"Where finance was once out of reach for all but the few who caught the eye of business angels, many now seek risk capital abroad, or are taken over by foreign companies. A recent example is...