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Stay Safe During the Holidays by Avoiding these Common Scams

According to the FBI’s 2021 crime report, Americans lost over $6.9 billion to scams last year, which included $337 million in online shopping and non-delivery scams. During the holiday season, these scams increase ten-fold as bad actors aim to capitalize on things like increased online gift shopping, charity donations, and people searching for seasonal jobs. Many […]

Benefits of Security Scans

Did you know that 76% of all software has at least one vulnerability? Over the last decade, we’ve seen an increased need for security due to the mass transition to a digital world. With everything kept online, it has become vital to ensure your data is safe and protected. One of the best ways to test […]

3 Bad Habits In Security To Avoid

In today’s world, cyber hackers are lurking around every corner, and businesses need to be as secure as possible. These hackers will stop at nothing to break through cyber defenses. That is why protecting your business from potential threats is so important. There’s just one problem: many companies have outdated cybersecurity practices and certain bad habits that […]

Cybersecurity Best Practices

Cyber security is an essential component of IT infrastructure. Companies must implement strong cybersecurity measures due to rising cyber attacks and data breaches. Fortunately, numerous best practices can help organizations prevent cyber threats and reduce the risk of an attack. But what exactly does “best practices in cyber security” mean? As cyber risks have increased and cyber […]

Maintain Optimal Password Security With These 5 Best Practices

Password security is one of the most important things to be aware of these days. Creating a unique password for each of your online accounts is easier said than done, but it’s essential if you want to protect yourself from cyber threats. Despite growing awareness around online security risks, most people still opt for creating […]

Cybersecurity Is More Than Technology, It’s People Too

We hear about cyberattacks and data breaches constantly. If you have a pulse, you’re probably aware of the heavy emphasis on cybersecurity’s technical side. However, it is not enough to place sole emphasis on technical solutions to these problems. According to IBM, human error is the root cause of 95% of data breaches. Cybersecurity also requires […]

The Benefits Of Cybersecurity

Today’s digital world is filled with risks. As businesses become more reliant on cloud services and Internet of Things (IoT) devices, potential internal and external cyber threats, such as ransomware, misused credentials, and data breaches, also increase. However, you can reduce this risk by implementing cybersecurity solutions. An article published by Forbes in 2021 states that Silicon […]

What Do Hackers Want From Your Organization?

Last year, hackers cost businesses more than $4 million per breach, according to a report by IBM. It used to be that the biggest threat to a company was a burglar or an employee with sticky fingers. But, times have changed. In a 2021 study by IDC, around 37% of organizations worldwide admitted to being the victim of […]

The Importance Of Least Privilege To Your Security

In the digital world, cyber threats are prevalent and can have a devastating impact on businesses. As technology continues to evolve, so do bad actors’ methods to access sensitive company data. Now is the time to upgrade outdated security systems and implement practices that protect your company from the inside. A 2019 Centrify survey revealed […]

Your Business Could Be at Risk Due to Social Engineering and Human Error

The average organization is targeted over 700 times per year by a social engineering attack. And, 98% of all cyberattacks include some form of social engineering. It isn’t just a guy with a laptop in a dimly lit room you need to be worried about. Your business is at risk, and the most likely way a bad actor is […]