HBO Hacks Indicate a Company in Cyber Security Crisis

HBO Hacks Indicate a Company in Cyber Security Crisis

Hacks in the City: Latest in String of HBO Hacks Targets Company’s social media Accounts HBO has had a rough summer, and things are getting progressively worse for the cable titan. The HBO hacks began in late June, when an individual hacker or group calling themselves “Mr. Smith” dumped several ... Read More
Report Finds Arizona Businesses Hit Hard By Malware

Report Finds Arizona Businesses Hit Hard By Malware

A new report by a cybersecurity firm shows Arizona businesses lead the nation in malware detections. Malwarebytes examined data from its client companies with fewer than 1,000 employees. In the first quarter of this year, Malwarebytes found incidents in Arizona increased 1,332 percent compared with the same period a year ... Read More
Will Cryptocurrency Regulation Attempts Do More Harm Than Good?

Will Cryptocurrency Regulation Attempts Do More Harm Than Good?

White-Hat Hackers Are Already Being Caught in the Cryptocurrency Regulation Net Cryptocurrencies have long been associated with cyber crime. The cryptocurrency Bitcoin was the de facto currency of the notorious online black market Silk Road, it remains the preferred payment method on the Dark Net, and the majority of ransomware ... Read More
FREE HIPAA Business Associate Agreement (BAA)

FREE HIPAA Business Associate Agreement (BAA)

If you are in need of a HIPAA compliant Business Associate Agreement (BAA), we can provide one to you for free. Create an account in the ITAM demonstration system and subscribe to the HIPAA Business Associate Contract. After answering a few simple questions you will be able to immediately download ... Read More
It’s Time to Get Serious About Education Cyber Security

It’s Time to Get Serious About Education Cyber Security

Back to School: Education Cyber Security K-12 school systems, colleges, and universities are being increasingly targeted by hackers, yet education cyber security is as woefully lacking as other industries, as these recent incidents illustrate: In November 2016, Columbia County School District in Georgia admitted to a breach of personal information ... Read More
Method or Madness?

Method or Madness?

“The dreams I have today become my blueprints for tomorrow.” Michael Peters Copyright © 2017 MichaelPeters.org. This Feed originated at MichaelPeters.org and YourPersonalCXO.com, the personal blog of Michael D. Peters and corporate site for Your Personal CXO, Inc. Please contact me at MichaelPeters.org or YourPersonalCXO.com if you would like to ... Read More
Entrepreneurs ‘N Fuego interviews Michael Peters

Entrepreneurs ‘N Fuego interviews Michael Peters

I recently had the pleasure of visiting the Office Pile and being interviewed by the inimitable Francisco X. Aguirre. We had a great time discussing cyber security and the little know origins of the company name Lazarus Alliance. Entrepreneurs ‘N Fuego, a project of The TOP Foundation, a non-profit organization, ... Read More
Free HIPAA Awareness & Compliance Survey

Free HIPAA Awareness & Compliance Survey

Free HIPAA Awareness & Compliance Survey If you are in the healthcare business you have HIPAA compliance requirements to adhere to. Maybe you are not aware of what they or maybe you just want to gauge your organization’s readiness prior to seeking professional help? The good folks over at Continuum ... Read More