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I Don't Need No Stinking Security - Wrong!

“Success breeds complacency. Complacency breeds failure. Only the paranoid survive,” wrote Andy Grove, former CEO of semiconductor giant Intel. And in today’s connected world, a little healthy dose of paranoia might save you from serious damage that ...

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Are There KRACKs in Your Wireless Network Security

Are There KRACKs in Your Wireless Network Security?

Every so often a vulnerability is identified that is so pervasive that it jumps to the head of the line in needing to be addressed.  One of the most recent examples of this is the KRACK vulnerability. Dutch security researchers made public their ...

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Looking Back on National Cyber Security Awareness Month

These days, it's all about security. Or to be more precise - Cyber Security. And dare I say - rightly so. October was National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a time for people in every industry to concentrate on safety for their electronic assets. ...

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Beware the Bad Rabbit (Ransomware)

Beware the Bad Rabbit (The Latest Rascally Ransomware)

Here we go again. And I'm not talking about that rascally rabbit Bugs Bunny acting up. On Tuesday, a new strand of ransomware named Bad Rabbit appeared in Russia and the Ukraine and spread throughout the day. It first was found after attacking ...

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13 Key Cyber Security Threats

Businesses of all sizes face a wide variety of cyber security threats, ranging from seemingly innocuous incursions like spam to highly targeted email attacks that can create major breaches of sensitive or confidential information. The first step in ...

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Our Shared Responsibility - National Cyber Security Awareness Month

National Cyber Security Awareness Month - Week 2

NCSAM’s annual overarching theme is “Our Shared Responsibility.” Because no individual, business or government entity is solely responsible for securing the internet, everyone must play a role in protecting their part of cyberspace. Every ...

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month - Week 1

Celebrated every October, National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure that all Americans have the information they need to stay safer and more secure online.  2017 ...

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Equifax Hack: What Do We Do Now?

By now we all know that Equifax suffered a historic data breach with criminals gaining access to sensitive personal information of an estimated 143 million Americans.  "Gaining access" is the political correct way of saying they were stolen. In ...

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Equifax Breach

Equifax Hack: We're All at Risk

Here we go again. And one can argue that this time it's one of the most impactful breaches yet. It's hard to believe we're talking about another grand security breach - and perhaps the likes of which we've never seen before. My fear is we're getting ...

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