Category Archives: CYBERSECURITY

Implementing a Security Culture To Improve Cyber Resilience

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Because cybersecurity has been a topic of such intense debate and scrutiny, many businesses are searching for a surefire way to protect their company, data, and clients. As the focus on cybersecurity begins to shift to cyber resiliency, businesses are turning their attention to implementing a security culture that transcends a shortsighted, reactive cybersecurity approach.  […]

Securing your SMB with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

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Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are under constant threat from cyber criminals, and yet many of them don’t have the resources to properly secure their systems. This leaves these businesses vulnerable to data theft, ransomware attacks, and other malicious activities. The NIST Cybersecurity Framework is one solution companies can turn to in order to improve […]

Making The Proactive Shift from Cybersecurity to Cyber Resilience

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Cybersecurity has been a hot topic for businesses as technology has been integrated into many (if not all) processes within companies. However, it can be easy to become complacent in your cybersecurity approach. Shifting your focus to cyber resiliency as a more proactive system of defense can garner measurable results.  What is Cyber Resilience? Cyber […]

Is Your IT Solutions Provider Protecting You From Supply Chain Attacks? 

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As technology advances and business processes are increasingly automated, cyber criminals are finding new ways to evolve their attacks on businesses. They can now penetrate a company’s systems through various methods, damaging and stealing sensitive and private information. One way hackers are wreaking havoc is through supply chain attacks. This type of malicious attack is […]

What is the Difference Between Compliance and Risk Management?

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Non-compliance and a lack of risk management planning can be very problematic for any company. Non-compliance can lead to hefty fines and severe penalties in some cases, while a lack of risk management can lead to organizational chaos in the event of a cyberattack. In 2015 alone, penalties for compliance violations cost businesses about $60 […]

The Seven Steps of the NIST Risk Management Framework

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A growing cybersecurity threat to businesses is supply chain attacks. A study done by Argon Security in 2021 found that supply chain attacks had increased by 300% compared to 2020. That’s scary! Thankfully, there are agencies out there that are working hard to help businesses mitigate these risks, and one of those agencies is NIST. […]

NIST Cybersecurity Framework Updates & How NIST Is Responding to Supply Chain Attacks

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As a business owner, you’re well aware of the threat that cybercriminals pose to your data. The news is full of stories about companies that have been hacked, and the fallout from these attacks can be devastating. Recently, we’ve been seeing an increase in the amount of supply chain attacks, where hackers target a company’s […]

5 Data Privacy Solution Features Your Organization Needs to Implement

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As a business owner, it’s important to ensure that your customers’ data is protected 24/7. In order to do this, you need to implement specific data privacy solutions.  These solutions will help protect your customers’ information from hackers and other cyber threats. Here are five essential data privacy solutions your organization should implement: Multi-Factor Authentication […]

Zoom Cybersecurity Bug, How Microsoft Teams Secures Your Organizations Privacy

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So, What Happened? When a bug was discovered in the popular Zoom meeting platform that could severely compromise Windows users, their data, and their privacy, it raised questions about the security of the go-to platform during the pandemic. What we know is that the meeting platform was vulnerable to a UNC injection, which allowed hackers […]

How Cyber Criminals/Hackers Make Money

At some point in nearly everyone’s life, they will come across cyber-criminals/hackers. Cyber-attacks are becoming more and more commonplace, with cybercrime costing the global economy roughly one trillion dollars per year. As technology gets more advanced, cybercrimes get more destructive, making it incredibly important to know how cyber criminals make money. In today’s world, cybercrime […]