Top 5 Reasons Why Departing Employees Can Be a Security Nightmare

Employees taking sensitive company information with them when they leave their jobs might seem like the stuff of nightmares, but it’s actually a common true horror story. Biscom’s research, for example, found that one in four respondents took data when leaving a company. It’s easy to find examples in the headlines; just look at the … Continued

How to Mitigate the Risk of Employee Data Theft

Picture your IT infrastructure as a castle where your highly critical data resides. Just a few years ago, to defend those “crown jewels,” you could simply build a moat around the perimeter of the castle. However, times have changed. Businesses still spend billions of dollars a year on firewalls and intrusion-detection systems to try to … Continued

Top 3 Ways Departing Employees Steal Your Data

Cybercrime keeps evolving, but one thing stays the same: The biggest security threats are often not outside your company, but inside. The problem isn’t limited to large organizations; in fact, small and mid-sized businesses fall victim to employee data theft even more often, though these breaches are less likely to make the headlines. No IT … Continued

Ransomware Survivor: 6 Tips to Prevent Ransomware Attacks

By Pierre Dehombreux, Director of Information Technology at Whiteriver Unified School District My name is Pierre and I am an IT director at Whiteriver School District in Arizona, U.S.  I am a recent ransomware survivor, and I’d like to share my story and the lessons I learned with you. Who We Are Whiteriver School District comprises … Continued