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.

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5 Ways to Protect Yourself from IP Address Hacking

With the growing trend in cyberattacks, hackers are always eager to hunt internet users. One of the most common methods they use to enter in user’s network is IP address. Follow the steps that you need to take to stay safe from IP address hacking.

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Three Cybersecurity Problems Associated with Mergers & Acquisitions

A merger and/or acquisition (M&A) can be an excellent way to expand your business. Done right, they can bring in new capabilities, help you reach new market segments, and take competitors under your own corporate umbrella. Unfortunately, if you’re not cautious, they can also end up being a cybersecurity nightmare.

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Get the Edge You Need at the Total Security Summit!

The Total Security Summit is a dynamic two-day event specifically targeted at Security Professionals across all sectors. The summit is set up to facilitate focused discussions between you and vendors who will walk you through the latest technologies and innovative solutions to meet your business’s security needs.

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Preventing Business E-mail Compromise

Providing cybersecurity for an organization is challenging enough for IT professionals even when threats are understood. It gets more difficult if an employee is asked to do something that’s harmful for the company without realizing the source of the request is a cybercriminal. Business e-mail compromise (BEC) is an example of such a threat. Prevention […]

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Proper Cybersecurity Hinges on a Solid Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Policy

As the number of small businesses targeted for cyberattacks continues to rise, it’s never been more important for organizations of all sizes to protect their sensitive data. A strong bring your own device (BYOD) policy should play a vital role in every company’s wider security strategy. Without it, your employees may be putting your company’s […]

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Deepfakes Cost Companies Millions, and That’s Just the Beginning

Imagine someone in your billing department gets an urgent call. The CEO is requesting an immediate transfer of funds into a bank account due to an emergency with a very important client. The voice is convincing, and the client is real. Accounting does what it does best—transfers hundreds of thousands of dollars in record time. […]

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Cybersecurity Talent Gap Remains a Serious Concern

One of the biggest news items of 2018, the hot job market, has proved to be a blessing and a curse. With low unemployment, many employers are struggling to attract top talent. While this talent shortage has impacted most industries, hiring managers looking for qualified cybersecurity personnel might need to considerable patience. Postings for cybersecurity […]

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Adapt BYOD Policy to Account for Tech and Culture Change

Over the last decade, Silicon Valley’s constant drive to innovate has led to the development of ever-faster, more powerful ultra-portable devices such as tablets and smartphones. These network-hungry devices are ever-present, with more and more employees expecting mobility as part of their day-to-day work life.