Phishing is one of the most prevalent and efficient ways for cyber criminals to exploit employees and gain access to sensitive data. Instead of looking for system vulnerabilities, they are targeting human ones by creating sophisticated campaigns intended to trick you and your staff into providing sensitive data to them.
Being cyber aware is a business imperative, and understanding the fundamentals of social engineering is critical to that awareness. Because the cyber criminals are targeting YOU. Not the vulnerabilities in your systems, but you and your team.
There are many layers to network security, and fortunately everyone seems to be more aware of the ongoing work required to protect digital data from hackers and the multitude of online threats we're facing. But there is another aspect to data protection that is often overlooked, and that's physical security.
Warning! There is a new - and very clever - Gmail Password Reset scam circulating.
We all know that sometimes – despite our best efforts – data disasters just happen. But there are also potentially some employee behaviors putting your business at risk, and it’s important to identify the things that can be done to reduce the poor behaviors that threaten your network.
SplashData’s annual list of the worst (worst meaning most commonly used, therefore the least secure) passwords has been released and it reveals that computer users are STILL using weak, easy-to-guess combinations to protect their accounts.
Business Email Compromise (BEC) scams are a growing problem, costing U.S. companies over $1.5 billion in business losses, according to the FBI’s statistics. As one of the most dangerous cyber threats targeting businesses of all sizes, it’s important to understand what it is, how it works and how to detect one.
So your holiday wish came true…you got that cool new smartphone, tablet or other device. As much fun as it is to start doing all the things with it, it’s really important that you also think about how to secure your new device and the personal data that lives on it. Here are some tips for what to do to protect your information.
We know, we know…they’re soooo tempting, and fun! But there are some very real hidden dangers of online tests, quizzes & surveys that you should know about before you click.