The Convergence of Privacy & Security: Addressing the New Challenges of the Work-From-Home World

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As privacy and security officers cope with the challenges of convergence, they are also striving to address the new vulnerabilities of the work-from-home world ... Read More
Managing Cybersecurity Risks Up and Down the Supply Chain, Part 2

Managing Cybersecurity Risks Up and Down the Supply Chain, Part 2

This is part two of a two-part series about third-party risks and cybersecurity frameworks. If you haven’t already read it, check out part one here ... Read More
Managing Cybersecurity Risks Up & Down the Supply Chain

Managing Cybersecurity Risks Up & Down the Supply Chain

This is part one of a two-part blog series about third-party risks and cybersecurity frameworks ... Read More
COVID-19 Uncertainties Fuel Ransomware Attacks and Phishing Schemes

COVID-19 Uncertainties Fuel Ransomware Attacks and Phishing Schemes

COVID-19 has slowed the economy down, but hackers are busy as usual—looking to take advantage of the pandemic to breach systems, steal data, and profit by holding both systems and data hostage ... Read More
COVID-19 Cybersecurity for Remote Teams

COVID-19 Cybersecurity for Remote Teams

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The COVID-19 pandemic creates new cybersecurity challenges for organizations of all sizes around the globe ... Read More

Everyone is Telecommuting. How to Ensure Cybersecurity

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Rush to Telecommuting = Target-Rich Environment for Cyber Criminals As cyber criminals continue their unrelenting assaults and expand their techniques to take advantage of the opportunities created by COVID-19 fears, cybersecurity teams should be sure to keep pace with the new types of threats. This challenge will be even more ... Read More

Social Distancing & Cybersecurity Desk Audits to Stem the Spread of COVID-19

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What is Social Distancing? As of the writing of this blog, many health officials are suggesting that social distancing may be one of the most effective tools for slowing the spread of COVID–19. Social distancing is a public-health protection measure intended to reduce and slow transmission of disease by reducing ... Read More

CMMC Compliance Soon Required for Government Contractors & Subcontracts

| | CMMC, NIST 800-171
Background: NIST SP 800-171 and NIST SP 800-53 If you are currently conducting business with the US government, directly as a contractor or indirectly as a subcontractor, you’re probably familiar with the requirement to comply with the NIST SP 800-171 and NIST SP 800-53 information security guidelines. As detailed in ... Read More