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Designing Employee Security Awareness Training That Works

Enterprises spend nearly $100 billion a year on cybersecurity, and despite sophisticated IT security defenses, one weak link – employees – remains a major vulnerability. Many attacks are stopped by firewalls, endpoint security

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How connected and secure is the modern workplace?

In collaboration with Microsoft, Ingram Micro Cloud UK commissioned market research firm YouGov to survey 1,000 workers employed by small and mid-size businesses with 50 to 250 employees in the

Hardware/Network

5 Breakthrough Technologies to Combat Insider Threats in 2018

Insider threats are on the rise. When companies traditionally look outwards for security threats, they should be looking inwards towards their most trusted asset, employees. Employees have access to sensitive

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Healthcare Organizations Must Strengthen Their Cybersecurity Immunity To Avoid Falling Victim To Cybercriminals

Cybercriminals looking to make a profit are turning their attention towards an industry known for housing sensitive consumer data with weak security protocols: healthcare. In April of 2018, Utah-based company HealthEquity reported

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Will Employees’ Lack of IT Skills Lead to Security Issues in Future?

Last year, Bill Mitchell – the Director of Education at BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT – stated “the UK will need more than 1.2 million new technical and digitally skilled

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Younger workers often to blame for cyberattacks

Junior employees appear to care less about cybersecurity, Centrify survey claims. If senior executives in the UK are to be believed, the young workforce is the main culprit for cybersecurity incidents.

Software

Addressing the threat from within

How can businesses encourage employees to take cyber security as seriously as they do? When it comes to cyber security, employees are often too laid back. It could be that

Mobile

Must Have Factors of a Mobile Security Policy

Mobile devices in the workplace have generated a whole host of cybersecurity issues for companies large and small. Though small and medium sized businesses (SMBs) may think a mobile security

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How employee behavior impacts cybersecurity effectiveness

A recent OpenVPN survey discovered 25 percent of employees, reuse the same password for everything. And 23 percent of employees admit to very frequently clicking on links before verifying they lead to

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Cybercriminals target job listing portals to recruit unwitting mules for fraud

Job listing and recruitment portals have been an attraction for cybercriminals given the volume of personal information uploaded to those sites in the form of resumes, cover letters and other