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5 Network Security Best Practices from High-Attack Industries

by Calyptix, September 11, 2017

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Some of the most cunning and dangerous hackers in the world target companies in the finance and energy sectors. How do these companies prevent attacks? And what can you learn from them?

See five cybersecurity best practices from the finance and energy sectors. The tips were published by a federal task force in June 2017, and we point you to additional resources.

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Medical Device Security: 3 Biggest Fears of Health IT Pros

by Calyptix, September 4, 2017

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Medical devices have terrible security just like everything else in the Internet of Things. But while a hacked thermostat is annoying, a hacked insulin pump can kill you.

See the top three fears of health IT pros around medical device security. You’ll get examples of potentially fatal hacks and malware that can ensnares the entire network.

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Social Media Threats: Facebook Malware, Twitter Phishing, and More

by Calyptix, August 17, 2017

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Social networks like Facebook and Twitter have become preferred channels for hackers. They are being used to attack small businesses, individuals, and even the Department of Defense.

Know the types of attacks to watch for in social media. See how quickly the threat is growing, and why hackers are learning to love Facebook more than email.

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5 Internet of Things Attacks: Deadly Dolls and Killer Cars

by Calyptix, August 9, 2017

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The ‘internet of things’ is full of security holes – but should you care? Is the threat of an IoT attack real?

See five examples of IoT attacks and vulnerabilities. Show them to your clients to convince them to take action.

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Business Email Compromise: How a Scam Email Steals $400,000

by Calyptix, July 28, 2017

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Hackers have a new trick to steal money. It’s as simple as an email, and it can destroy a small business if successful.

Uncover the threat of “business email compromise” – a special type of email scam that the FBI says caused more damage last year than ransomware, phishing, or corporate data breaches.

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Damage Control: 10 Ways to Cut Cost of Data Breach

by Calyptix, July 19, 2017

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A data breach can wipe out a company – but it doesn’t have to. You can limit the damage and lower the cost, big time.

See the top 10 ways to lower the cost of a data breach, according to research from Ponemon Institute. How many of them do you have?

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What Motivates Hackers? Money, Secrets, and Fun

by Calyptix, July 11, 2017

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Before you can predict how a cyberattack will hit your business, you must first understand why.

Discover the top four motivations behind data breaches. You’ll see the top tactics used in financial attacks and the two major types of cyber espionage.

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Cost of Data Breach 2017: What’s In It?

by Calyptix, July 10, 2017

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The cost of a data breach can stretch into the millions. The amount can damage a large company. A smaller company can be wiped out.

But why are they so expensive? Uncover the most common costs brought by data breaches in this post. Use them to scare your clients!

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