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7 December, 2017 | Pierre Dehombreux

7 Tips to Avoid Data Theft by Ex-Employees

By Pierre Dehombreux, Director of Information Technology, Whiteriver Unified School District Disabling the user accounts of fired employees right after their dismissal does not guarantee they won’t break through your defenses. For example, they can bribe friendly and perhaps sympathetic former...
26 October, 2017 | Michael Ustinov

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...
17 October, 2017 | Jeff Melnick

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...
29 June, 2017 | Jonathan Hassell

How to Get Rid of Ransomware at No Cost

Ransomware is one of the biggest scourges we face as Internet citizens today. What happens when you have been struck by it? The most obvious option would be to pay the ransom. You would not be alone if you did – even large companies and non-profits have had to pay, or at least negotiate, a...
1 June, 2017 | Ryan Brooks

8 Scariest Ransomware Viruses

The first ransomware infections drew attention in 2013, and they have been steadily on the rise since then. Today, they are one of the most common online threats affecting Internet users and organizations of all sizes. According to the Verizon 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR),...
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