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PCI DSS Security: Banks don’t want you to comply

by Calyptix, December 30, 2014

PCI DSS

Think banks want you to comply with PCI DSS security? Think again.

See the 3 reasons why banks don't want small merchants like you to comply with the rules.

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Filed under : Regulations
Tagged on : PCI DSS

HIPAA: How to bend the security rule ‘reasonably’ and ‘appropriately’

by Calyptix, November 17, 2014

Hipaa rules

HIPAA has a long list of "requirements" for IT providers -- but did you know that some of the rules are not as concrete as they seem?

See which parts of HIPAA's security rule gives you some flexibility, and see just how far you can bend the rules before the cracks start to show in your compliance and security.

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Filed under : Regulations
Tagged on : HIPAA

Shellshock: New bug doesn’t shock IT service providers

by Calyptix, October 17, 2014

Shellshock

The Bash vulnerability known as Shellshock is not hitting SMB IT providers as hard as other companies, but it does raise questions about their vendors.

Are your technology vendors making the right choices for your security? How have they responded to this new threat? We explore these topics and more inside.

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Filed under : Malware

Improved Small Business Spam Filter in Calyptix Security Update

by Calyptix, October 4, 2014

Charlotte, NC – Calyptix Security, a leading provider of network security and management devices for small and medium business, today announced expanded spam filtering functionality to its flagship security device, AccessEnforcer. AccessEnforcer’s new capabilities include a “see reason” link on the spam filtering dashboard. Clicking the link reveals to users … Continue reading

Filed under : Press Releases

POS Malware: How to block attacks and boost security

by Calyptix, September 17, 2014

POS Malware

POS malware is breaking through defenses at retailers across the nation -- but why are POS systems so vulnerable? And how can you stop this threat?

See 5 reasons why POS malware is winning the battle and 18 ways you can boost POS security to block it.

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Filed under : How to , Malware

Mobile VPN Now Supported in AccessEnforcer from Calyptix

by Calyptix, August 18, 2014

Charlotte, NC –  Calyptix Security Corp., a leading provider of network security and management tools, today announced that its flagship security solution, AccessEnforcer, now supports mobile VPN connections. The latest update enables Apple and Android mobile devices to have a secure and encrypted VPN connection to an office network protected … Continue reading

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Wireless Router Security: 15 new flaws discovered

by Calyptix, August 18, 2014

router vulnerabilities

Basic wireless router security is terrible and it may be getting worse. We review the results of a hacker contest that found 15 zero-day vulnerabilities in popular SOHO routers.

See which router models are affected, and find out why most of these vulnerabilities have risen from the grave.

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Filed under : Malware , Top threats

POS Malware: Review of the retail attacker

by Calyptix, August 17, 2014

POS Malware

POS malware is attacking thousands of retailers across the U.S. Here we provide a quick overview of this massive threat.

See the three major types of POS malware, the most popular variants today, and what a typical POS attack looks like.

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Filed under : Malware
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