PCI-DSS Compliance – What You Need to Know

For the past year, numerous organizations fought to keep their personal data protected from cyberthreats while they hurried to adapt to pandemic-focused shifts in operations and workforce. As cybercrime continues to grow more common, so does the sophistication and quantity of cyberattacks. A Statista report shows that there were over 300 million ransomware attacks in…

4 Myths You Need to Know About Data Backup

People generate 2.5 quintillion bytes of data each day.[1] That’s a consequential amount of information. So, failing to adapt with the ever-changing threat landscape may wipe your share of this data instantaneously. Ransomware more than doubled in frequency in the past year, making up 10% of confirmed breaches.[2] You don’t need to panic even though…

What You Need to Know if Your Business is Attacked by Ransomware

Ransomware attacks are on the rise. This probably isn’t a shock to you, but these numbers might leave you surprised. There were approximately 300 million ransomware attacks globally in 2020 alone.[1] As attacks increase, hackers are demanding even higher ransomware payments. Projections estimate that the annual global cost of ransomware attacks will reach $20 billion…

Software Patches for Days…So What’s a Business to do?

In 2020, there were more than 18,000 software vulnerabilities reported publicly. That number has grown exponentially as we navigate a new digital era of cybercrime, and it equates to lots of software patching. It seems every week we are managing critical security patches that, if ignored, can cause serious vulnerabilities to business data and productivity.…

Think Like a Hacker

The current cyberthreat landscape is changing quickly, with cybercriminals continuously upgrading their skills and methods to overcome security defenses. If you want to outsmart these nefarious hackers, it’s time to start thinking more like them. That means understanding how to create various layered defense methods. This is what Defense in Depth (DiD) is all about.…

Common Security Risk Analysis Myths in the Healthcare Industry

The COVID-19 pandemic has been incredibly challenging for the healthcare industry. There has been an unprecidented increase in demand that led in many cases to the collapse of health infrastructures. As if that wasn’t enough, there has been an unprecedented surge in cybercrime. According to new data, the most commonly attacked sector in 2020 was…