Tony Cole, Author at Security Boulevard
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How Educational Institutions can Disrupt Ransomware Attackers

Educational institutions face a variety of cybersecurity challenges related to the current extended remote learning reality. Not only do they face diverse attack surfaces to secure, but they often do not have control of the devices connecting to the network and lack the budgets or staff to maintain a best-in-class ... Read More
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The Dangers of Government-Mandated Encryption Backdoors

In late June, two pieces of legislation were introduced to the U.S. Congress, each offering its own requirements for mandating encryption backdoors—which would effectively put an end to end-to-end encryption. The LAED Act, introduced by three Republican senators, would force tech companies to assist the government in decrypting user data ... Read More
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Deception Technology

Deception Technology: Giving Companies Home Field Advantage

Deception technology is no longer considered an overly complex cybersecurity solution designed only for the largest enterprises with infinite financial and operational resources. Deception is being adopted more broadly by companies of all sizes and industries and is now recognized as a mature, scalable and standard security control. CISOs know ... Read More
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