Selected Tag: cyber security

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7 Steps to Protect Your Personally Identifiable Information

7 Steps to Protect Your Personally Identifiable Information

Posted on October 6, 2017 - by Darryl MacLeod

In light of the Equifax data breach, it is extremely important for organizations to protect their personally identifiable information (PII). Governments are ramping up regulations and fines (see our&...

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How to Recover From a Data Breach

How to Recover From a Data Breach

Posted on September 11, 2017 - by Darryl MacLeod

Considering that a data breach can happen to any company, at any time, being proactive is often the best tactic. If you suspect that you are a victim ...

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Don’t Keep Your Head In The Cloud: 5 Ways To Secure Your Local Data Backups

Don’t Keep Your Head In The Cloud: 5 Ways To Secure Your Local Data Backups

Posted on August 14, 2017 - by Darryl MacLeod

Local data backups are still an essential element of an effective security program for many organizations, even in the age of Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, and Microsoft ...

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Email Security: A Phishing Tale

Email Security: A Phishing Tale

Posted on July 5, 2017 - by Darryl MacLeod

Email phishing is tricky - it often comes from a sender you already know and trust. A few weeks ago my wife told me that she got an unexpected email ...

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4 Things You Can Do Today to Protect Yourself from Ransomware Attacks

4 Things You Can Do Today to Protect Yourself from Ransomware Attacks

Posted on June 28, 2017 - by Darryl MacLeod

With attacks like Petya and WannaCry, ransomware has reared its ugly head again. While a recent threat primarily targeted Windows systems, you should still be vigilant when it comes ...

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Cybersecurity Policies: A Cheat Sheet [with Templates]

Cybersecurity Policies: A Cheat Sheet [with Templates]

Posted on June 8, 2017 - by Darryl MacLeod

Cybersecurity policies are necessary for all technology businesses at this point. Your company must have information security policies in place and demonstrate that you are following them. The trouble is ...

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5 Things to Secure Your Company Against Cyber Threats

5 Things to Secure Your Company Against Cyber Threats

Posted on February 24, 2017 - by Laird Wilton

Cyber threats are a serious business concern. Businesses and not-for-profit organizations are processing and storing larger and larger quantities of information about clients, members, employees, and partners. Much of it ...

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