Rochester Security Summit: Ron Arden, Fasoo

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We’re 10 days away from the Rochester Security Summit! The theme of this year’s event? The Right to Privacy: Balancing Privacy and Security. Speakers include cyber security experts from various verticals, who will all touch on the latest trends in security and how organizations balance privacy of data and security of data. Speaking at this year’s event is… Read more »

6 tips to implement data-centric security

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Funded. Well-trained. Prepared. The malicious criminals who attack organizations are not amateurs. Quite the contrary, actually. Not only are they very well prepared, their attacks are targeted. It’s not the amount of data that matters; rather, it’s the right data, the most sensitive. Intellectual property, sensitive emails, customer information, trade secrets are just the beginning. These… Read more »

Fraud, cyber security breaches follow mobile revolution

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Smartphones have now overtaken laptops as the most popular means of accessing the Internet – up to two hours per day, according to Ofcom. Not surprisingly, hackers continue to attack mobile devices at a staggering rate. In fact, experts recently revealed that 95 percent of all Android smartphones can be exploited with a single text message from… Read more »

Is Your Printer an Insider Threat?

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“Limitless paper in a paperless world.” It was a fictional tag line, for a fictional ad from a fictional company (if you’ve seen the television show The Office, you’ll know the reference). But, the fact of the matter is, a lot of industries are still paper-intensive. Healthcare, government and financial services are three of the… Read more »

The Cyberwar Rages On

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This cyberwar has come a long way, on both the offensive and defense side. As threats have evolved, so have the strategies and tools of the hackers. On the other side, businesses continue to use innovative technology solutions to protect their company from cyber security intrusions, protecting their bottom line and assets. While it’s great… Read more »

Guest Registration Affects Endpoint Security

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“You are the company you keep.” We’ve all heard the expression before, and it’s a phrase that originated from Bible scripture. The message is simple: Be careful who you surround yourself with, because they will shape you into who you are. It’s a message that carries over well to the data-protection and cyber-security world that we live… Read more »

Software glitch for Illinois insurer leads to data exposure

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Earlier this month, Illinois-based Trustmark Mututal Holding Company fell victim to a software error that resulted in emails containing personal information being sent to the wrong insurance carrier clients. The information includes names, social security numbers and payroll deduction information. After contacting each insurance carrier recipient and confirming its deletion, it is believed that misuse… Read more »