NPO’s and volunteer security nightmare

    Not-for-profits have an unusual issue regarding security. Firms that have trained, paid full-time employees have a strong level of control over the actions of their workers. NPOs, however, may rely heavily on volunteers whose time in the office may be minimal and...

Security and your sub-contractors

    So you feel relatively comfortable that you have created cyber security around your data and your employees are trained to avoid security errors in their day-to-day business ( a MAJOR source of security breaches, by the way.) However, you may be overlooking one...

Cyber Crime and Security for SMBs

    Did you know the illicit trading of personal data was worth $3.88 billion last year? Cybercrime is a growing industry known for its innovation. It goes far beyond the image many of us have of some hacker kid in his basement. Many who engage in this activity are...

Government regulations

     Any business that stores customer payment information must comply with a number of state and federal regulations. The legal, healthcare, and financial sectors have a number of laws tailored specifically for them (such as HIPAA or CISPA). If you run almost any...

Password basics people still ignore

    You can have all the locks on your data center and have all the network security available, but nothing will keep your data safe if your employees are careless with passwords.    Change Passwords – Most security experts recommend that companies change out...