Are Your Employees Going To Take The Bait?

Phishing is big business for cyber criminals. Phishing attacks rose by 65% last year, with the average attack costing mid-sized companies $1.6 million in 2017. Phishing scams are a form of cybercrime that involves defrauding users to obtain sensitive information. Cybercriminals act as legitimate companies or organizations to obtain the information. Phishing is the ultimate…

The Future of Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is a fast-morphing technology, meaning that making any assumptions about what will be needed six months from now is difficult at best. The rising trends in technology and threat landscapes lead to innovative Cybersecurity Solutions. As organizations develop and adopt technologies related to big data, cognitive computing and the Internet of Things (IoT), cyberthreats…

Get a Penetration Test to Discover Vulnerabilities

“Good Morning. We’ve been hacked….” It is your worst nightmare. While you slept, there has been a data breach. Your team is working out how much information the hackers have seen. It is unfortunate. Really chaotic situation. But it didn’t need to be that way. Insecure network configurations, authentication problems, as well as flaws in…

GDPR Today! things to consider

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a regulation by the European Union (EU) that regulates the controlling and processing of personal data that is related to individuals within the EU. The GDPR defines personal data as all information that is related to an EU resident’s public, private, or professional life (such as email addresses…

Implementing an effective IT Governance Strategy Aligned to Industry Standards

The world is changing rapidly and cyber threats are becoming more frequent and severe. Most cyber attacks are automated and indiscriminate, exploiting known vulnerabilities rather than targeting specific organizations. With the advent of new regulations such as the NY Department of Financial Services Cyber Security Regulation and the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance…

What Is Cyber Insurance and Should You Get It?

You probably have insurance for your car, home, even life insurance. What you probably don’t have is cyber security insurance. We insure most of our tangible assets against possible loss, but most people don’t insure against data loss. As cyber criminals continue to get smarter, it’s no wonder that many businesses and individuals are buying…