Cyber Security: How to Ensure Your Risk is Reduced on Payment Gateways and the Cloud

March 28, 2016

The ability to accept online payments for goods and services is generally considered a good idea for businesses of all sizes, allowing transactions to take place when the buyer is not physically present. Obvious benefits include convenience, the ability to purchase from any Internet-ready device, and no requirement to travel to the store, which translates […]

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9 Nontechnical Ways Hackers Secure Data

March 21, 2016

Considering an expensive technological upgrade to minimize the danger of a successful hacker breach? Think again! Installing all possible hardware and software upgrades will not protect your company from the human element. Your staff are a much more attractive target to cyber criminals and are hacked more easily than any technical restrictions present on your […]

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Hiring Information Security Aware Workers

March 16, 2016

Today’s HR departments are faced with many challenges when it comes to selecting the correct candidate for an open position. Beyond the ubiquitous background checks, knowledge assessment and checking references, HR needs to take other factors into consideration to select the best candidate. Nowhere is this truer than in organizations looking to hire knowledge workers, […]

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Job Seekers Must Leverage IT Security Concepts to Score a Position

February 23, 2016

Job seekers often face near insurmountable tasks when securing an interview for positions that are data intensive and bound by compliance laws and regulations. Nowhere is this more evident than in the financial, healthcare, insurance, and banking markets. All of which hold data governance in high regard and seek to protect both intellectual property and […]

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What’s Your Business’s Greatest Cyber Threat?

March 12, 2015

In the past year, cyberattacks have littered our news feeds, displaying the high cost of a corporate hack. In the last year behemoths like Target, Home Depot, Sony and Anthem have paid the price and are still working to improve their systems and repair their reputations. Despite recent discouraging occurrences, many organizations are looking at […]

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The High-Cost of Hacks

March 10, 2015

It’s the question on everyone’s mind: How secure is your data? The Federal Bureau of Investigation warned major healthcare providers in September with estimates that private health records sell for 10 times more than credit card information on the black market. Whether you’re worried about your own personal information or the safety of records your company holds, data […]

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