Posts in Cybersecurity

06/21/2022
If there is one thing the Information Technology (IT) field loves – it’s acronyms and initialisms. It can be hard for organizations like ours to remember all the acronyms.
04/14/2022
Remote work has taught us that people can be just as productive working from home as they are working in the office.
02/22/2022
Has your organization observed a marked increase in the difficulty of cyber insurance questionnaires in 2022?
11/08/2021
Outsourcing your IT services can feel like taking a leap into the unknown. Information technology is at the heart of most modern organizations, acting as the lifeline for vital functions and services.
09/07/2021
Identity and Access Management is now a core security focus.
05/11/2021
Cybercriminals are a lot like termites – they seek out any opening and feed on the foundation of an organization. There is no easy way to protect an environment from a determined attacker.
04/13/2021
Update: CMMC 2.0 has been released. While much of this content is still relevant, look for an updated article soon outlining the differences!
03/05/2021
The Dark Web. If there is a more obviously sinister sounding term in the IT world, I don’t want to hear it. It’s pretty safe to assume that most people have at least heard of the Dark Web.
09/29/2020
Welcome to our “Threat Analysis” series of blogs! These posts cover a specific industry and the threats targeting them. The goal with this series is to raise awareness about cybercriminal threats, one post at a time.
12/05/2019
Last month, we discussed the importance of practicing “defense-in-depth” within an organization.
10/22/2019
The western front of World War I was initially highly mobile and dynamic. It wasn’t until the armies began to utilize basic entrenchments that the famous stalemate began. These basic defenses eventually grew to become a massive array of…
06/26/2019
In the year 2000, people dreaded the “Y2K Bug” and believed that it would wreak havoc on the world’s technological infrastructure. These fears were founded off the belief that the applications and hardware would not be able to handle the date format…
01/24/2019
Customer demands are evolving each day. New service models and technologies are pushing conventional service providers from their comfort zones. These innovations are redefining industries from the IT to the financial sector.
07/18/2018
Today, social media activities, monetary transactions, and technology play important roles in the way organizations carry out their business and communicate with potential customers. These same vehicles can be targets for cyber attacks.
04/13/2018
Organizations nowadays realize the necessity to sporadically perform cybersecurity assessment. The evaluation is generally executed by an external service provider (that is third-party assessor) alongside the organizations' team (e.g.
02/16/2018
You should give SIEM (Security Information & Event Management) system and SOC (Security Operation Center) the highest priority in your business setup.
12/18/2017
Disaster Recovery Testing is the process of going through each and every essential piece of a business or organization’s disaster recovery plan. The goal is to ensure that the existing is thorough enough to ensure that the business can recover in…
11/17/2017
Ransomware is a very sinister computer virus. Many people have fallen victim to ransomware, and have been forced to pay large sums to regain control of their technology systems and data assets.
10/16/2017
What is cybersecurity? Cybersecurity is a pretty broad term, and it refers to all of the technologies, operational procedures, and planning that makes up a system of protection intended to protect your systems and vital data from breaches or…
07/10/2017
More and more, ransomware has emerged as a major threat to individuals and businesses alike. Ransomware, a type of malware that encrypts data on infected systems, has become a lucrative option for cyber extortionists. When the malware is run, it…