The impact of emerging technologies, including sensors and mobility-as-a-service, artificial intelligence, quantum computing, virtual reality, blockchain, and the internet of things upon the reputational risks that organizations face is well documented. However, the ways in which the emerging technologies transform personal identity are less well known.
Key Cybersecurity trends of 2023 by Digijaks CEO Alan W. Silberberg
In the wake of the most recent cryptocurrency market meltdowns, we have observed a significant increase in cyberattacks. The cryptocurrency world has become a hostile environment for investors and traders alike. Recent security breaches have been especially damaging because they have involved large amounts of money and resulted in major losses for both businesses and consumers. In addition to these actual losses, there were also significant reputational costs associated with these attacks due to their effect on public perceptions about cryptocurrencies.
Celebrities are in a unique position to tell us about the dangers of cybersecurity. They have the power to influence many people and make them aware of what they should do to protect themselves. . Essentially, they have the power to save lives. There are many celebrities in Hollywood who have spoken about the importance of cybersecurity.
Hack Schools. Or don't because it is illegal, causes huge issues for schools, colleges and universities and the people involved. Schools and Universities are a major target for hackers because of the lack of cybersecurity measures, and this is not just a problem in the U.S.
Reputation risk by absence of multifactor authentication. This is a growing problem. Same for the cybersecurity risk. Digijaks sees the two together combined as at major risk from the absence of multifactor authentication.
Cyber + reputation risk from deepfakes, AI, AR, VR is growing rapidly. We are living in the age of AI (Artificial Intelligence) combined with MI (Machine Intelligence) where everything is becoming digital and automated. The problem with this is that it also means that we are opening up a lot of doors for cyber attacks.
You can think of social engineering as the art of deception. The attacker will try to get you to give them something they want without realizing what's happening—it could be your username, password, credit card number, or even your identity.
As technology evolves, so must we. Cybersecurity is no longer just an IT issue. It’s a business issue that can impact your company's bottom line, the financial well-being of your clients and potentially even the reputations of those involved with the business.
Cybersecurity is a very important topic for all parts of the world, especially those with increased cyberwar activity. Wars, both regular and cyber are increasing. Cyberwar is affecting all of our lives in many ways. The rise of cyberwar between countries also correlates with the number of cyberattacks increasing in recent years. The cybersecurity industry is working hard to keep up with the ever-changing technology and evolving threats.