Category: Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity has taken the forefront on the global stage, and it’s more important than ever for companies to protect their sensitive data. Challenges such as bring your own device (BYOD), shadow IT, and social engineering further complicate the everyday cyberthreat. Look here for the latest news and best practices that can help you reduce your organization’s risk.

Cybersecurity News Roundup

Here are a few recent stories that you may have missed from the realm of cybersecurity over the past few months, with items ranging from the informative to the fascinating to the mildly amusing.

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Millennials Are Not Trying for Cybersecurity Jobs

A recent report released by the Center for Cyber Safety and Education suggests that while the demand for trained cybersecurity professionals remains high and will continue to increase as our global world becomes more challenging, complex, and dangerous, the number of people wanting to enter that field is low.

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Company Offers Free Cybersecurity Awareness Training

Despite the fact that the majority of data breaches are caused by human error, many organizations have not been training their employees on cybersecurity, according to a recent report. One company is trying to change that.

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How Businesses Can Manage Security Risks from Social Media

Emerging as a key source for online criminals to interject malicious attacks, social media continues to grow and command larger audiences from a diverse group of individuals and businesses. Lurking in the background, scammers are taking advantage of unsuspecting victims in the social media space.

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HIPAA Compliance and Data Security

The keys for plan sponsors to avoid penalties under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), as well as other liability that may come with data breaches, were discussed by HIPAA experts in a recent webinar.

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The Need for a CISO

In the business world, it’s common to hear of discussions taking place at the “C-Suite Level,” which usually includes the chief executive officer (CEO), chief financial officer (CFO), the chief operating officer (COO), and the chief information officer (CIO). More cyber professionals are taking on roles at this level as well, as chief technology officers […]

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