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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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The Latest Phishing News

Warning: This Week's Biggest Phishing Scams

Phishing attempts are getting more and more brazen. And lately they're going after our heart strings trying to get in between the logical part of our brain and the emotional part of our heart to get us to click without thinking first.   This week ...

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Key Considerations for Developing a Mobile Device Policy

Are you and your staff using personal smartphones and tablets to access business information and applications? It’s clear that mobility can boost productivity and improve collaboration. But at what cost? Whether your employees are Millennials or the ...

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Helpful Hints to Improve Your Emails

It’s 2017 and I’m still seeing emails that look more like notes passed between friends in Middle School rather than professional correspondence.  Now, I’m not talking about quick, little emails to your spouse.  I’m talking about B2B correspondence ...

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Fight For Net Neutrality

What is Net Neutrality and Why Does It Matter?

Happy Day of Action to Save Net Neutrality! Yes, there's a day for this. Today, July 12th, is an event organized by Fight for the Future, an organization founded to support net neutrality and fight the big communication companies looking to control ...

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What is NotPetya and Why Does it Matter?

What is NotPetya and Why Does it Matter?

Here we go again.  Although, this time with a little different twist. After careful review, the cyber security community has come to the conclusion that with the latest cyber attack, NotPetya, we're not simply dealing with ransomware but rather ...

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Email Distractions Hindering Your Productivity at Work?

Email Distractions Hindering Your Productivity at Work?

I think you’d have to agree that time management is crucial in the work place. At the same time, too many employees say that there aren’t enough hours in the work day even with all the advantages the latest technology has given us.  Technology has ...

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