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Can Patching and Backup Protect from Ransomware?

Ransomware is a growing industry. According to Cybersecurity Ventures, it was predicted to cost companies around $5 billion in 2017. In comparison, IDC estimates the worldwide market for endpoint security

IT Compliance

GDPR quick guide: Why non-compliance could cost you big

If you conduct business in the EU, offer goods or services to, or monitor the online behavior of EU citizens, then the clock is ticking. You only have a few

Industry Insights

Where Is Your Sensitive Information and Where Is It Going?

Who is responsible for determining who can access sensitive information? Is it the role of the database or system administrator, or the data owners from lines of business (LOBs)? Maybe

Identity Theft

Assessing Risk Levels of Structured Versus Unstructured Data: Are They the Same?

As security practitioners look to secure their organization’s crown jewels against data theft, they should consider whether there is a difference in the risk levels for securing structured versus unstructured

Identity Theft

The Inconvenient Reality of Law Firm Security Challenges

When it comes to IT security-related risks, law firms are a prime target. Unfortunately, law firm security is not where it needs to be. Think about it: There’s a ton

IT Compliance

Why the cyber threat landscape could grow under GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is only 3 short months away, with the incoming regulation seeing businesses across Europe and beyond bolster their cyber security in an effort to

Software

Poor patching, user education leave healthcare providers sitting ducks for cyber attacks

Despite the masses of highly sensitive data that healthcare companies manage, new analysis has warned that chronically poor endpoint security, weak patching practices and high exposure to social engineering make

Software

If You Care About Data Security, Don’t Leave It in Your Employees’ Hands

By Geraldine Osman, Vice President of  Marketing at StaffConnect, Employees are only human. They like to communicate with each other in convenient ways that fulfill their needs for connection and information—not

IT Compliance

GDPR And Tape: The Elephant In The Room Is Ransomware

Industry leaders love to talk to other industry leaders when it comes to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), but they should talk to their local authority instead.How many times

IT Compliance

What does the GDPR and the “right to explanation” mean for AI?

Security teams increasingly rely on machine learning and artificial intelligence to protect assets. Will a requirement to explain how they make decisions make them less effective?”But I’m not guilty,” said