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June 30, 2020 | Stewart Dunlop

Expanding Your Cybersecurity Skills when You Are No Longer a Beginner

It’s easy to find resources for getting started with cybersecurity — but far harder to find ones designed for people who are already working as cybersecurity professionals. To help, we’ve collected some great options for advancing your skills. Taking advanced training courses All too often,...
June 11, 2020 | Ryan Brooks

Cybersecurity Assessment: Definition and Types

According to the national Common Vulnerabilities and Exploits (CVE) database, there are more than 11,000 known vulnerabilities in commonly used software and systems. IBM has calculated that breaches of these vulnerabilities cost large enterprises $3.92 million on average; for 60% of those breaches,...
May 15, 2020 | Ryan Brooks

What Your Small Business Cyber Security Plan Must Cover

According to research conducted by the Ponemon Institute, 66% of small and midsize businesses (SMBs) in the US, UK and Europe have experienced a malicious cyber attack in the past 12 months. This figure goes up to 76% when considering companies in the US alone. What’s more, there appears to be...
March 19, 2020 | Simon Fernand

A Vision for Strong Cybersecurity

The current state of cybersecurity The number and severity of cybersecurity threats is increasing daily. At the same time, the world is experiencing a severe and growing shortage of skilled IT security professionals. According to the 2019 (ISC)² Cybersecurity Workforce Study, the skills gap has...
August 5, 2020 | Ilia Sotnikov

Privacy Regulations Changing the Face of Cybersecurity

The regulatory climate around the world is changing rapidly. Scores of new regulations, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and similar laws in other U.S. states, are being enacted in response to growing concerns about privacy and...
March 10, 2020 | Ryan Brooks

Top 8 Cybersecurity Tips for Small Businesses

Businesses of every size must devote resources to reducing the ever-increasing risks posed by cybersecurity threats. Not a day goes by without news about new data breaches, hacks or ransomware attacks. While large multinationals may seem like prime targets, many hackers make their living focusing...
October 2, 2020 | Ryan Brooks

Data Security Management: Where to Start

Data security has become even more complicated with today’s hybrid environments. Coordinated security management is essential to a range of critical tasks, including ensuring that each user has exactly the right access to data and applications, and that no sensitive data is overexposed. This...
October 20, 2020 | Ryan Brooks

Must-Have Data Protection Controls

The average cost of a data breach has risen to nearly $4 million worldwide and $8.2 million in the U.S. Multiply that number across the thousands of breaches that occur in a given year, and it becomes clear why organizations are reconsidering their data security controls. The good news is that...
September 28, 2020 | Ryan Brooks

Data Security Basics and Data Protection Essentials

Data is the most valuable corporate asset for any business. No matter what industry you are in, it’s critical to take care of your data, whether it is financial reports and healthcare records, or a start-up business plan. In this article, we are going back to the most important data security...
December 26, 2019 | Ryan Brooks

A Perfect Storm in Cybersecurity

Is there a shortage of cybersecurity talent? What are the main challenges that cybersecurity pros are facing? If you are looking to understand the issues that matter most in cybersecurity, there is no better person to ask than Deidre Diamond, founder and CEO of CyberSN and brainbabe.org. Deidre...
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