Cybersecurity should be one of the top concerns of all companies that handle sensitive information, but it’s especially important for companies that work with the US Department of Defense (DoD) because they will soon be required to comply with the new Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). What Is the CMMC? After being in development for […]
At the end of 2019, most organizations wouldn’t be able to imagine the majority of their workforce working from home just a few months later. But as the COVID-19 pandemic spread from country to country, it quickly forced organizations large and small to expand their work from home policies to include as many employees as […]
Cyber criminals are exploiting headlines and global panic around the COVID-19 pandemic. Exercise caution with any emails containing a COVID-19 related subject line, attachment, or hyperlinks. Below are 6 tips to help you identify and avoid COVID-19 themed phishing scams.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM EST Register now If you’ve been following the latest news in cybersecurity, you know that attacks have only continued to grow in both size and sophistication. In an industry where exposure could lead to liability, tarnished reputations, or putting vulnerable beneficiaries at risk, protecting yourself from […]
Ransomware can take different forms, but in its essence, it is a particularly nasty type of malicious software that denies access to data or a device until a ransom is paid. In the United States, it is estimated that ransomware attacks costs businesses more than $75 billion per year.
Cybersecurity is a topic that comes up on a daily basis when we talk with our clients. This comes as no surprise with the increase in cybercrime across the world. According to Cybersecurity Ventures, cybercrime is predicted to cost $6 trillion annually by 2021, up from $3 trillion in 2015. As cybercrime becomes more common […]
Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is a growing trend which refers to a company’s policy of allowing employees to use their own personal devices – such as mobile devices, tablets, and laptops – to access corporate data and applications. While implementing a BYOD policy brings certain competitive advantages to employers, especially a small business, it […]
National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, held every October, reminds us of a category of crime that continues to inflict taxpayers and companies with damages amounting to billions of dollars annually. So far 2019 is currently on track to be the worst year yet for data breaches.
Phishing is a type of online scam where criminals send emails masquerading as a legitimate entity and attempt to acquire sensitive information such as usernames, passwords and credit card details. There are many different phishing techniques used by cybercriminals today to obtain sensitive information.