Our expert bloggers will reveal their findings and offer tips on how to maximize your online security so you can focus on what’s most important – your business.
Hackers target businesses more frequently than large enterprises, because they believe you have less security in place – due to a perceived lack of resources. They are after your customer’s identities, bank account numbers and will even try and trick you to download fake antivirus software. Understanding the way an attack behaves will help you […]
One of PCI’s goals is to make sure data security is taken seriously and they are encouraging merchants to incorporate it into ‘business as usual’ practices. Some of the areas where additional clarification was given are what I categorize as managing risk, vulnerabilities and changes. PCI-DSS should not be a check the box, or ‘Simon […]
Look around your office. Flip through your business contact list. Chances are that four out of five of your colleagues are violating company IT rules. This startling revelation comes from a recent Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) survey conducted by Stratecast and sponsored by McAfee. The survey set out to examine “shadow IT,” defined as employees’ use of […]
Small Business Saturday, the day on the calendar completely dedicated to supporting small business between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, is just around the corner. Last year, U.S. consumers spent $5.5 Billion “shopping small” while 46 percent of independent merchants familiar with the day planned to incorporate Small Business Saturday into their holiday strategy. Here […]
Phishing is a widespread problem. According to Allen Paller, director of research at the SANS Institute, 95% of all attacks on enterprise networks are the result of successful spear phishing. Can you tell if this email is legitimate or not? Think about this: How many packages does your company receive in a typical day? Likely […]