The Value of Engaging in a Third-Party Security Audit

The Value of Engaging in a Third-Party Security Audit

Security audits are an excellent way to gain assurance about your organization’s security arrangements and make tangible improvements. An in-depth security audit looks at your defenses in both the physical and digital realms, looking at access controls to your office, your applications, network security arrangements and security policies.  Types of Security Audit  There are different […]

What is Zero Trust? Everything You Need To Know!

What is Zero Trust? Everything You Need To Know!

The world of cybersecurity is extremely fast-moving. As technology evolves, cybercriminals grow in sophistication and businesses become more digital, security solutions have had to rapidly progress too. One of the biggest developments to arise in recent years has been the principle of zero trust.  Below, we’ll explore what zero trust is, how it works, and […]

4 Ways That Cloud Storage Is Evolving with the Times

4 Ways That Cloud Storage Is Evolving with the Times

Cloud storage is undoubtedly the future of business. It’s cheaper, more flexible and more secure than managing on-premises servers. For small and medium-sized companies, cloud storage is often a no brainer. It’s no wonder that 90% of companies use cloud technology in 2022 – and over 50% of those companies store all of their data in cloud […]

Supply Chain Attacks Are Rising! Here’s What You Should Do

Supply Chain Attacks Are Rising! Here's What You Should Do

A supply chain attack is a form of cyber attack where cyber criminals get into the networks of a technology supplier and then steal their customers’ data or release malware that impacts those customers. Supply chain attacks are a huge risk today. Just think of your own company. You undoubtedly work with tens of suppliers […]

Critical Changes Happening to Cyber Liability Insurance That May Leave You Less Protected

Critical Changes Happening to Cyber Liability Insurance That May Leave You Less Protected

If you’re thinking about getting cyber liability insurance, read this article first. There have been some considerable changes in the cyber insurance market, which mean that it might not make sense for many SMBs to purchase – or even renew – their coverage. Let’s take a look. Definition: Cyber insurance Before we dive in, let’s […]

Are You Auditing Privileged Accounts? Here’s Why You Need To!

Are You Auditing Privileged Accounts? Here's Why You Need To!

Auditing your privileged accounts might not seem like a big deal. After all, your privileged account users know what they’re doing, right? These are users like IT guys and system administrators who have administrative privileges in your systems.  Usually, privileged accounts have total access to your files and data and can make big changes to […]

How To Securely Dispose of Old Devices

How To Securely Dispose of Old Devices

There comes a time when every corporate laptop reaches the end of its life. If your computer has stopped working altogether, it can be tempting to throw it in the trash can, but this is a huge security risk.  The Identity Theft Resource Center reported 78 data compromises in 2020 relating to “physical attacks”. 52% of these attacks occurred […]

News Alert – Microsoft Defender Weakness: What You Need to Know 

News Alert - Microsoft Defender Weakness: What You Need to Know

Hearing the terms Microsoft and security weakness in the same sentence is enough to send anyone into a slight panic. Across the world, Microsoft software is the backbone of corporate communications and collaborations. Like all companies, though, Microsoft is vulnerable to data breaches and the company’s people – like all humans – can make mistakes, […]

6 Most Recent Phishing Attack Trends You Need to Prepare for in 2022

6 Most Recent Phishing Attack Trends You Need to Prepare for in 2022

Phishing remains a constant threat for any size company. It’s the main method of attack delivery because it’s so effective. Unsuspecting users can be tricked in multiple ways to click a dangerous link or open a malicious file attachment, and tactics continue to evolve. As soon as you train employees on the latest phishing tactics […]

What Is a DDoS Attack & How Can It Impact My Business?

What Is a DDoS Attack & How Can It Impact My Business?

There are many different types of cyberattacks out there that can disrupt your business operations. There is ransomware, cloud account takeover, business email compromise, distributed denial-of-service attacks (DDoS), and many others. One of the most far-reaching is a DDoS attack because it involves taking a web-accessed site or system completely offline for those trying to […]