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Keeping Your Company Cyber-Secure: Learning from Whole Foods’ Mistakes

Keeping Your Company Cyber-Secure: Learning from Whole Foods’ Mistakes

These days it seems like every other week there is a massive cyber security breach. Between InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), Arby’s, Chipotle, Gmail, Kmart and Equifax, 2017 has been full of cyber-attacks. As of September 28th, another big-named company, Whole Foods was added to the list of security breach victims. One thing we can learn from […]

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Responding to the Equifax Data Breach and How to Prevent Similar Attacks

Responding to the Equifax Data Breach and How to Prevent Similar Attacks

There has been no shortage of cybersecurity breaches and attacks in recent years, however when a cyber breach as large as the Equifax data breach takes place, it certainly makes you wonder, “How does that happen and how can I prevent it from happening to my company?” While data breaches and cybersecurity attacks are increasing at […]

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Malware Madness – Chipotle Responds to Massive Malware Attack

Malware Madness – Chipotle Responds to Massive Malware Attack

It seems that every week there is a new cybersecurity breach. Chipotle Mexican Grill has recently came forward stating that they have been a victim of a massive malware attack, which has resulted in customer payment information being stolen.                                                Chipotle Hack – The Facts After working diligently the past two years to repair their […]

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SEC Issues Cybersecurity Alert After WannaCry Spreads Worldwide

SEC Issues Cybersecurity Alert After WannaCry Spreads Worldwide

Due to the worldwide ransomware attack, WannaCry, which began spreading to over 150 countries on May 12, 2017, the SEC issued a cybersecurity ransomware alert on May 17, 2017. According to the Risk Alert, hackers are using Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol, Windows Server Message Block version 1, phishing emails and malicious websites in order to […]

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Gmail Phishing Scam

Gmail Phishing Scam

A new, highly-effective phishing scam has been discovered by security researchers and it has continued to gain popularity among hackers over the past year. Due to the popularity of the scam, it has began to target other services aside from its original target, Gmail. The issue with this scam is that even highly experienced technical users […]

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A New Era of Business Continuity: The Rise of Ransomware

A New Era of Business Continuity: The Rise of Ransomware

The technology orientated world we live in today is a wonderful thing, however, as our world becomes more tech-involved we are beginning to experience hazards that we didn’t have to worry about previously when it comes to business continuity. Cybersecurity issues are now a main concern of companies when creating a Business Continuity Plan (BCP) […]

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Including Cybersecurity Trainings in BCPs Prevent Human Error

Including Cybersecurity Trainings in BCPs Prevent Human Error

Cybersecurity is a major priority for companies of all sizes in today’s world. However, due to the lack of proper training and procedures, cyber-attacks have been more prevalent leaving sensitive information exposed. As the business world continues to rely more heavily on the internet and technology as a way to store and transfer confidential information, […]

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