Posts Tagged: Improving Data Security

A Guide to Document Security: What to Do and What NOT to Do

Document security can get a little complicated. How do you dispose of digital documents? How long do you need to hang on to records? Can you recycle shredded document? Lots of questions like these can leave business owners spinning. But the key is in knowing that your data security depends on establishing reliable processes and… Read More »

How to Refresh Your Workforce on Data Security

The appropriate time to worry about a data breach is before one occurs.  And that means you need to be sure your team knows how to proactively protect the company’s data security. Information or data security training for your new hires should be a critical part of their onboarding process. But refresher courses for current staff… Read More »

Three ways an organization can work toward a secure 2022

As a business, data security seems like a constantly moving target. The truth is that it’s never a one-and-done task that you can check off your to-do list. Cyber security and data security are an ongoing process that everyone on your team needs to invest in. Here are a few ways you can guide your… Read More »

How to assess your organization’s vulnerability to cyber hacks

Knowing how vulnerable you are to cyber-attack is a critical first step in protecting your company from future hacks. Some companies make the mistake of learning only after the fact. But there are ways you can assess your weaknesses proactively. Here are some tips to give you more insight into where you can make improvements fast.   Vulnerability… Read More »

5G Cybersecurity – Anticipating the Next Data Security Threat

5G is widely considered the next great breakthrough in the digital transformation of business. And with every great breakthrough come new and often surprising security threats. Understanding what new risks and vulnerabilities will accompany 5G technology is critical for businesses looking to stay ahead of the cybersecurity curve. Here’s a little of what you’ll need… 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 »

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 »

Are Remote Workers A Larger Security Risk?

Data security in the modern age of remote workers can be a challenge. But the demands of a remote workforce simply call for a modern security strategy. Businesses can leverage a broader talent pool and work across time zones if they are connected in a secure and efficient manner.  Tools like VPN are critical, but… Read More »

Is Your Office Securely Storing Its Data?

We talk a lot about data security here on the blog. But there’s a reason for that. It’s critical to business success to maintain a high degree of security. Lax security can result in massive data hacks, leaked confidential information, even customer privacy breaches. To make sure your business is putting forth your best effort… Read More »