Absolute Press Room

  • Do You Have a Dark Endpoint Problem?

    Endpoint blind spots are large – and growing. According to the recent Cost of Insecure Endpoints study by Ponemon, 53% reported malware infected endpoints had increased in volume in the past 12 months alone and 63% said they could not monitor company endpoints once they left the corporate

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  • Absolute’s Bob Lyle Named Deputy Chair to GSMA Device Security Group

    Bob Lyle, Vice President of Mobile at Absolute, was recently appointed Deputy Chair of the Device Security Group, part of the GSMA’s Fraud and Security Group (FASG). GSMA is a global organization designed to convene and improve the mobile industry, with the FASG working on a range of topics

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  • The End of Help Desk Tickets

    Help Desk Tickets are annoying for everyone. I can’t log in. Why isn’t my VPN working? I got the blue screen of death. Why can’t I print? End users don’t like encountering problems that get in the way of their productivity and IT teams don’t like being tasked with repetitive and menial problems

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  • Dark Devices Undermine HIPAA Compliance and How to Regain Visibility

    Data breaches in healthcare continue to be a growing issue. Healthcare organizations, often large and distributed, are encumbered by legacy systems, inadequate security budgets and an increasing threat landscape that complicates an already complex system. Faced with these challenges, it is

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  • Stopping KRACK Attacks Starts with Visibility

    KRACK attacks hit the headlines last week and the news was bad for anyone who uses Wi-Fi. (Or in other words, everyone.) KRACK or Key Reinstallation Attack is a security flaw in the WPA2 protocol that allows an attacker to break encryption between a router and any device and interrupt network

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