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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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We’ve all made the mistake. The dreaded “Reply All” button response that was meant for one person but sent to the entire office. Mistakes happen and a small one like that is nothing to fret over, other than the potential awkward conversation in the hallway. Of course, there’s always the bigger mistake. Sharing sensitive company… Read more »

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Written by Sean Fitzpatrick, Managed Services Specialist Independence Day gave all of us an opportunity to reflect on America’s past and look forward at what is to come. Throughout our history, we’ve seen many different types of breaches to national security, from the British landing on Staten Island in attempts to destroy George Washington’s army… Read more »

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Getting your education takes a long time. Securing a home loan tends to be a longer process, as well. Both make sense and are commonly referred to as “the way it is.” What doesn’t make sense is the information that was revealed in NopSec’s 2015 State of Vulnerability Risk Management. Summed up: Remediation issues are… Read more »

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You’re an advertising agency. You’re a manufacturing plant. You’re a hospital. Every day you go to work, you want to do work in the fields you’ve selected because that’s what you’re passionate about and it’s what you’re good at. For this reason, many companies are moving away from simple service level agreements to deeper-level, more… Read more »