Data Security : November 2016 Archives

Securing your data and network, inside and outside the perimeter

IoT and Ransom Denial of Service Attacks

30 Nov, 2016

Ransom Denial of Service, or RDoS attacks, as well as the more commonly known ransomware attacks, are happening every day, and are targeting IoT devices and networks. ...More >

New Focus on IoT Security

28 Nov, 2016

We know that the best approach to IoT security is to develop devices with security baked in. However, that isn’t going to happen overnight. ...More >

SMBs Unprepared to Respond to Cybersecurity Incidents

24 Nov, 2016

The problem is that the attitude that a company is too small to be the victim of a cyberattack will not go away. ...More >

Shopping Season Is Coming and So Are the Security Threats

23 Nov, 2016

Cybersecurity best practices should always be in operation, but are your systems ready for the onslaught of additional customers? ...More >

No Doubt About It: 2016 the Year of Ransomware

21 Nov, 2016

With so many ransomware attacks and the increased focus by cybercriminals to spread ransomware, IT and security pros are feeling a bit overwhelmed. It will get worse. ...More >

Rise of DDoS Attacks Should Have Businesses on Alert

17 Nov, 2016

As we approach Thanksgiving and the holiday season, DDoS attacks are front and center, just in time for the busy online retail season. ...More >

Why Cybersecurity Must Be a Priority Post-Election

14 Nov, 2016

This was the most cybersecurity-aware election season that we’ve ever witnessed. ...More >

Cybersecurity Training and Policies Are Useless If Ignored

10 Nov, 2016

Cybersecurity is everybody’s responsibility. While ignoring it might seem to make your work life easier, the consequences only hurt everyone in the long run. ...More >

Mirai Botnet DDoS Attack on Liberia a Warning of What Could Come

07 Nov, 2016

Attacks show that the IoT problem has reached a point where we do have to worry about larger implications. ...More >

Too Much Threat Data Hinders Cybersecurity Efforts

03 Nov, 2016

70 percent of those in charge of an organization’s security are feeling overwhelmed and say that threat intelligence is often too voluminous. ...More >

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