Category: Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity has taken the forefront on the global stage, and it’s more important than ever for companies to protect their sensitive data. Challenges such as bring your own device (BYOD), shadow IT, and social engineering further complicate the everyday cyberthreat. Look here for the latest news and best practices that can help you reduce your organization’s risk.

5 Top Challenges Facing Security Leaders

Take a look at this infographic from Fortinet to see the top 5 challenges facing security leaders, from the Internet of Things (IoT) to ransomware to the cybersecurity skills gap.    

Florida Continues to be Proactive in Cybersecurity

Governor Rick Scott calls for a new cybersecurity unit to be created to monitor security threats and suspicious activity, along with increased funds targeted specifically to protect against election tampering from outside hackers and cybersecurity training for state agency leaders.

Infographic: A Cybersecurity Report Card

An infographic from safety and security solutions company NC4 shows how cyberthreats will continue to evolve beyond 2017, including the rise of healthcare as a target, spending and cost trends, and a decrease in cybersecurity pros’ confidence that their risk assessment capabilities are adequate.    

Infographic: Ransomware Gets the Best of Most Businesses

According to a recent study by IBM Security, 70% of businesses infected with ransomware have paid ransom to regain access to business data and systems. In comparison, over 50% of consumers surveyed said they would not pay to regain access to personal data or devices aside from financial data.    

What’s the Deal with the Krack Attack?

Recently, you may have heard about the “Krack” Wi-Fi vulnerability that has the potential to affect literally every connected device on the planet. What really is Krack? Could it affect your business operations? If so, what should you do about it?