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DDoS Attacks: Trends show a stronger threat in 2015

DDoS Attack

Denial of service attacks used to be a mere annoyance. Today, they are a major threat to businesses and organizations worldwide – and they are getting stronger.

See how recent DDoS attacks point to trends that we expect to see in 2015. You’ll see our predictions for the coming year and the latest record-breaking attack to hit the news.

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Small Business Security Under Attack: 3 minute video

small business security video screenshot

Small businesses are hit hard by hackers. Here is proof: a 3-minute news clip with a small business owner who may be forced to close if hackers strike again. Also included are comments from Calyptix CEO Ben Yarbrough.

This can be a great clip to share with your clients. It shows the costs of cybercrime on a small business (more than $10,000 in just a few months) and it proves that the threat to small business is real.

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Throw Out Your UTM Firewall: 7 Reasons

throw out your firewall

You could get away with updating a firewall once a month, or maybe even once a year, in the past. Today, that's very unwise. You need to check for updates every day automatically.

See the 7 reasons why you should toss out your clients dated, manual firewall. If it updates manually, it's time to go.

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Merchants Struggle with PCI DSS compliance as Deadline Passes

PCI DSS Compliance

The deadline to comply with PCI DSS 3.0 passed on Jan 1. But even if it were pushed back until June, many merchants would still be struggling to comply with the older 2.0 rules.

See highlights of a sneak preview of Verizon's 2015 compliance report. You'll see how many merchants maintain compliance after they are verified (fewer than you think) and the two most problematic areas they stuggle with.

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HIPAA 2015: Expect more attacks, enforcement, and lawsuits

HIPAA 2015 predictions

The HIPAA regulations have not changed recently, but their impact and application in healthcare change constantly.

Check out our predictions for HIPAA 2015. You’ll see why we think criminal attacks and enforcement will rise, and why everyone might give their business associate agreement a closer look.

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