6 Companies That Will Pay You to Hack

June 22, 2017

Nintendo recently offered a handsome reward to hackers that can find Switch security flaws. Nintendo wants to find security holes before anyone else. This way, the company can prevent pirated copies of Switch games. This is not the first time that Nintendo has offered a hacking reward – the company did so previously with the […]

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Security in the Age of the IoT

April 3, 2017

In 2016, Gartner estimated that 6.4 Billion connected devices would be in use. Plugging all aspects of daily life into the Internet is no longer hypothetical – it is happening on a massive and global scale. But with the Internet of Things (IoT) comes glaring security issues that have yet to be fully addressed. These […]

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The Truth About Healthcare Cybersecurity

February 7, 2017

From 2015 to 2016, our country saw the number of Healthcare Cybersecurity breaches double. Since then, security breaches across all fields have continuously been on the rise, with 2017 ushering in some of the largest identity theft hacks in history. No one likes to hear that any personal information has been compromised, but it gets […]

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Cyber Security: Online Crime Trends You Should Know About

October 25, 2016

This may be the first U.S. presidential election in history where cyber security has been a point of debate. Hillary Clinton used personal servers for government business, while Donald Trump’s corporate web servers were not secure. Politics aside, this drives home the point that cyber security experts have been making for many years: cyber security […]

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Top 5 Security Apps for IT Professionals

July 27, 2016

As technology and the internet continue their rapid advancement toward the bold future, issues of cyber security remain a significant threat to companies of all sizes. IT professionals at the ground level have their work cut out for them when it comes to keeping their businesses and clients safe, which is why anything they can […]

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IT Skills and Cyber Insurance Underwriting: A Winning Combination

June 14, 2016

In October 2015, the Insurance Information Institute (III) released a white paper entitled “Cyber Risk: Threat and Opportunity,” which stated that the number and impact of successful data breaches continues to rise. This is driving increased adoption of cyber insurance in an attempt to reduce risk. $2 billion was spent on cyber insurance in 2014 […]

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