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  Seeing is believing, control is even better. It is no secret that the number of connected devices has and will continuing to grow at an explosive rate.  Gartner estimates by 2020, the number of connected devices will exceed 20 billion. For me, it is pretty easy to believe their estimate.  Like most people, I… Read more »

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You turn on your computer and find a notice that all your files have been encrypted and will be destroyed unless you pay a ransom. There’s a clock ticking down the seconds. Your files are being held hostage and so is your organization. Paying ransom is the least of your worries; the biggest cost to your business will be the… Read more »

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One of Brite’s partners, Check Point, complied the a list of Top Attacks and Breaches that took place last week, March 14th – 20th, 2016.  Cyber threats transform at a rapid rate.  Yesterday’s technology may not protect against tomorrow’s attacks. Fortunately, Brite has many partners that are continuously developing new technologies to protect your data.   Click… Read more »

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The recent terrorist attacks in Paris add fuel to the already heated discussion about cyber security and the need for enhanced layers of data protection. While national security is the most urgent priority for shoring up our nation’s digital data, businesses large and small must also remain vigilant. Efforts to secure the front lines of… Read more »

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We’re less than a week 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 and security of data. Speaking at this year’s event is Stephen… Read more »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »