One of the best reports in the industry, the Verizon DBIR is jam packed with insights on network security and data breaches.
See the top three attacks that cause data breaches. Also check out the one thing used by 80% of successful hackers, and find out what attackers want most.Continue reading
Healthcare systems in the U.S. continue to face powerful ransomware attacks. Some are still reeling from the WannaCry attack that began in May.
This outbreak has left some IT pros wondering: Why is ransomware targeting hospitals? Is infection a HIPAA breach? Find out in this post.Continue reading
A new and dangerous strain of ransomware known as WannaCry exploded onto the web last week, seizing an estimated 300,000 computer systems in just a few days.
Read on to find out how you can protect yourself and your clients from this infectious malware.Continue reading
Passwords are often the only barrier between your data and malicious actors. But many users continue to use weak passwords like “123456”, putting their data and companies at risk.
See how attackers will try to steal your password, and see how to stop them, in this post on strong password security.Continue reading
Business travelers tend to check email and update spreadsheets on the road – sometimes from the comfort of an economy seat on an airplane. But did you know this can raise the risk of a data breach at your company?
Stay safe with these seven tips for data security on business trips. Share them with your clients to show them that you’re an expert.Continue reading
A ransomware plague has struck hospitals and other healthcare organizations across the U.S. Victims are paying ransoms of nearly $20,000 to unlock millions of files.
How does this happen? Why is healthcare a target? What can you do to protect yourself? Read on to find out.Continue reading
Mobile phones are everywhere, and they hold a growing amount of our lives and work. But are they safe for the office? Is mobile malware a real threat?
See the top four myths about mobile malware and what they mean for your security. Find out how fast the problem is growing and how to keep your phone safe.Continue reading
The web is flooded with malware. Most users don’t have a clue on how to avoid it. What if you could give your clients three simple ways to stay safe? Would you save time and money?
See three easy-to-follow rules that will dramatically reduce the chances of a malware infection. They come from Spam Nation, the best-selling book by cyber security journalist Brian Krebs.Continue reading
Criminals are placing ads on some of the most popular sites on the web. The scariest part: the ads can infect users with malware without even clicking.
Learn more about the rapidly growing threat called “malvertising.” Find out how attackers are combining zero-day exploits, malware, and online ads for a powerful attack strategy, and see how you can avoid it.Continue reading
The threat of ransomware continues to loom over us in 2015, and some expect the storm to get worse before it clears. How can you ride out this threat?
Get the five ways to prevent a ransomware disaster at your business. We sat down with expert Amy Babinchak to get her view. Includes a link to her team’s free Cryptolocker Prevention Kit.Continue reading