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Brute-Force Attacks

Brute-Force Attacks: Fight Back with Education, Remote Support

Brute-force attacks can be IT security provider nightmares. Automated software allows would-be data thieves to make consecutive guesses–millions in just seconds–and, through trial and error, crack into passwords and other encrypted data ...
Ways to Draw GDPR Fine

Top 6 Quickest Ways to Draw a GDPR Fine

Recent surveys reveal businesses around the world don’t know if they’re compliant with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), regardless of the fact that the deadline is less than two months away ...
Compliant With NIST

Are You Compliant with NIST 800-171?

In June 2015, the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released its latest set of guidelines for the handling of Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI), comprising data including personally identifiable information ...
Preparing For GDPR

Preparing for the GDPR: What You Need to Know Now

The new year ushers in many new opportunities and threats, some known, some unknown. The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a known entity that will have a significant impact ...
Mitigating Cyber Risks Technology

Mitigating Cyber-Risks in Everyday Technology Use

The various applications, devices and networks in use across the world have now become so intertwined that it’s hard to keep them separate. The cloud allows users to access data and information ...
EU GDPR Checklist

The EU GDPR Checklist: Be Aware, Be Prepared

Yes, you’ve all heard about it. Many companies have been raising the alarm and raising awareness about the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for months now, all offering protection and silver ...
Infographic: PCI Compliance and GDPR

Infographic: PCI Compliance and GDPR

The May 25 deadline for compliance with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is swiftly approaching, which for some means anxiety levels are at an all-time high. With GDPR also comes ...
DDoS Defense or Devastation

DDoS: Defense or Devastation

Your money or your data. Cybercriminals are forcing some companies to make the choice: Either send money or risk a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack, which can take down company IT ...
Reduce Cybersecurity Risk

5 Ways to Reduce Cybersecurity Risk and Win Over Your CEO and CTO

In today’s always-connected world it’s important to realize that, historically and traditionally, cybersecurity was the responsibility of the IT department. Any time a cyberincident or data breach occurred or security questions arose, ...
Application Security Olympics Traveler

7 Application Security Steps for the Olympics-Bound Traveler

You lucky thing, you’re going to PyeongChang to see the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. I wish I was at the Olympics to cheer on women’s hockey, myself. Let’s look at what you ...