5 Things You Should Know About Advanced Security

5 Things You Should Know About Advanced Security

IT security challenges started on day one of the computer revolution. As more organization relied on technical automation for their information resources, cyber criminals recognized new avenues to exploit for personal and political gain. As technology advanced, so too...
3 Keys to Advanced Threat Protection

3 Keys to Advanced Threat Protection

Every Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), and every IT security professional for that matter, have Advanced Threat Protection at the top of their list of topics that need constant research and vigilance to stay abreast of the latest greats threats,...
Have You Been Held For Cyber Ransom Yet?

Have You Been Held For Cyber Ransom Yet?

Taking someone or something prisoner in order to exhort money or tangible trade goods like gold or property has been documented as far back as 75 BCE when Julius Caesar was captured by Cilician pirates who wanted a 50 talent payment for his release. So, it was only a...
Malware Prevention is Harder Than You Think

Malware Prevention is Harder Than You Think

Despite the trillions of dollars spent on cyber security, it seems that malware breaches continue to rise largely thanks to ransomware, phishing, cryptojacking and polymorphism. If you haven’t heard these terms before then you should be very afraid as they are most...
3 Reasons to Avoid Security Sandboxes

3 Reasons to Avoid Security Sandboxes

Sandboxes have been touted as the best method to prevent a cyber attack on organizations because they allow you to test everything before it can affect your production environment.  But does that come with a cost and are they as effective as vendors would like us to...
The Staggering Cost of Cyber Threats

The Staggering Cost of Cyber Threats

Last week we talked about how “Ignoring Cyber Security Can Cost $Millions” and highlighted how one  US Power company was fined $2.7M over data exposure.  This was just one of hundreds of examples you can find reported. But, it turns out that the cost isn’t in the...