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Data Privacy VS Data Security – Understanding the difference might save your company a lot of money

January 29, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

Almost three years after the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force and one year after CCPA came into effect, many employees and business managers still use the terms data protection and data security interchangeably. While they share some […]


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The remote workforce of the future and why it’s time to update your access policy

January 29, 2021

Via: Diana Beverly Ross

  Recently, major browsers have started to improve processes for users to change compromised passwords. The reality is that now more than ever, users need tools for dealing with passwords caught in data breaches. For many organizations, remote working is […]


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Top Cybersecurity Skills for 2021

December 30, 2020

Via: Natalie Dunn

  With cybercrime constantly on the rise, businesses around the world are suffering attacks that prove to be costly, leading to loss of revenue and customer trust. The fight against hackers begins with professional expertise. Cybersecurity workers must constantly reinvent […]


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Dark Web Monitoring: Being One Step Ahead of Cybercriminals

December 30, 2020

Via: Natalie Dunn

The emergence of new threats has forced security experts to implement bulletproof practices and to make more efforts to understand how cybercriminals work. One key aspect of this process is to know what hackers do with stolen data. In recent […]


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Cyber Attacks & Remote Working—How Are They Related?

November 30, 2020

Via: Rachel Oldford

In the digital era, cybersecurity is very often an asset that separates mediocre businesses from extraordinary ones. And with the average cost of a data breach being around $3.86 million, it seems to also make the difference between low and […]


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5 Ways To Hire and Retain More Women in Cybersecurity

November 30, 2020

Via: Diana Beverly Ross

“I would say to women starting out in cyber to stop asking permission, and stop waiting for opportunities. If you want to transition internally ask how your employer can help you, not if they will permit you.” Eliza May Austin, […]


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Retail Cybersecurity During Black Friday and Cyber Monday: Mitigating the Risks

October 29, 2020

Via: Natalie Dunn

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday around the corner, the retail industry is heading into the busiest period of the year. Every year, cybercriminals seek to exploit the retail feeding frenzy by stepping up their attacks exponentially during the biggest […]


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Top Password-Cracking Techniques Used by Hackers – How Do They Work?

October 29, 2020

Via: Natalie Dunn

While passwords are the most popular account security tool, they aren’t necessarily the safest option. Security experts agree that human beings are the weakest link of any security system. Most often, users create weak passwords, store them as plain text, […]


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Keeping Your Mobile Workforce Safe: The Best Mobile Antivirus Apps Out There

September 29, 2020

Via: Natalie Dunn

The shift away from traditional workplace settings is pushing organizations to develop new protocols and invest in the safety of mobile workers. Over the last years, the personal devices of employees have become a very attractive target for hackers. While […]


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Responding to a Ransomware Attack: Dos and Don’ts

September 29, 2020

Via: Natalie Dunn

Ransomware is one of the fastest-growing malware threats, targeting every type of user – from home users to businesses, government networks, hospitals, and even city libraries. A ransomware infection is experienced immediately and its impact is often very destructive. That’s […]