Posts Categorized: Cyber Security

How Social Media Leaves Your Data Vulnerable

Social media has quickly become a ubiquitous digital experience. Almost everyone is on social media in one form or another these days. But just because it’s so prevalent doesn’t mean that every social media app is safe from a data security perspective. In fact, your mobile apps might be oversharing on behalf of you and… Read More »

Top Three Mobile Security Threats for 2020

Security threats come from many different sources, not the least of which may be in your pocket right now. Mobile security has traditionally been an all too often overlooked arena. But as we move into a new decade, it’s high time we all took a good hard look at our mobile devices as the potential… Read More »

Your Biggest Threat Might Be Your Own Team – The Importance INFOSEC Training

Data breaches are rising in frequency and intensity, such that businesses are rightfully concerned about the potential compromise of their corporate data. They hire security consultants, invest in the latest security protection programs, and send leadership to training and security conferences so they understand the importance of a well-secured data set. But often ignored by… Read More »

Staying Connected Even When Home for the Holidays

The holidays are almost here! It’s a delight for many to travel during the holiday season. Many will also work remotely while they are out. But with remote work and travel come increased security risks. But that doesn’t mean you have to accept more vulnerability during this time. You can be proactive and prepare your… Read More »

Is your VPN access filled with holes for hackers to get into?

If VPN sounds like the digital security ace up your sleeve, you might be disappointed to hear that hackers know how to manipulate and get access to your critical data if you don’t have the protection you need. Data security in the modern age can be a challenge. But those challenges simply call for a… Read More »

Traveling with Contracts and Documents? Make Sure Your Documents Stay Secure

Traveling can be a very important part of running a successful business. But with business travel comes a certain degree of risk. Because of this secure travel should be a top priority. That covers remote access to digital files. It matters how you access your remote networks. It all matters. Here are the most important… Read More »

4 Cyber-Security Tools Every Business Needs to Implement Before 2020

Cybersecurity is one of the most rapidly evolving industries today. That’s in part because as businesses do more to keep their data protected, hackers are motivated to find new and improved ways to gain access to that very content. To keep up with the constant development of new threats to your company’s cybersecurity, you need… Read More »

Three Actions to Take When An Employee Quits to Maximize Data Security and Confidentiality

Data security may very well be most at risk when an employee quits and leaves unexpectedly. The risk to confidentiality and overall data containment can be up in the air, particularly if the employee is disgruntled or has ill intentions as they leave. Internal security threats are surprisingly more common than you might think. Disgruntled… Read More »

The Key to Protecting Your Identity on Sites Like Facebook and LinkedIn

Using popular websites like Facebook and Linkedin is a part of modern-day living. We use social networking sites to stay connected to our friends, family, coworkers, and community. But because these sites are so popular, you can expect that cybercriminals will be testing the boundaries of what information they can gather from such sites. Having… Read More »