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4 Things Businesses Should Consider To Improve Physical Security

1000 US small business owners were surveyed in 2016; nearly 10% of them said that they had suffered from burglary or theft. Burglary or theft can cause small businesses massive financial difficulties, not to mention potential disputes with insurance providers with regards to any potential damage or cash recovery. By not having any security measures […]

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5 key email security threats and how to protect against them

In 2014, a hacker group gained access to Sony Pictures. Investigators, in particular, the CEO of Cylance speculated that the hackers targeted Apple IDs with a phishing attack and once a user fell prey to the attack, the hackers made their way into Sony servers. Such attacks are on the increase and as of last […]

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5 Tips for Improving Your Workplace Security

Did you know 2 million workers report being victims of workplace violence every year? As an employer, if your workplace has never experienced any insecurity or violence cases, it’s easy to let your guard down. A person with criminal intent can break in and cause harm, a client can assault an employee, or your workers […]

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Guard your Business by hiding your IP address

Organized cybercrime is alive these days. Not only big corporations but small businesses as well are big victims when it comes to cyberattacks. Companies suffer from malware infections, information theft, etc. It has been predicted that cybercrime will cost nearly $6 trillion annually by 2021. In this regard, it’s extremely vital to hide your IP […]

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Stay Safe, Stay Private

When so much our life is conducted online, keeping our personal details safe and away from hackers is the responsibility of every one of us who uses a smart phone or computer. You already carry out your software updates regularly and have installed high-grade anti-virus software not to mention a solid firewall, but if you’re […]

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How Using a Network Discovery Tool Protects Your Business

If you don’t have a network discovery tool yet, getting one should be a very good idea. The use of a network discovery tool helps you find and manage all of the devices within your office space. This enables you to track after your entire IT environment and make sure that no security vulnerabilities exist […]

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4 Reasons Why SMEs Need to Be Careful Online

Advances in technology have changed the way that people view privacy and people’s perception of what is safe and what is not safe. In the late 90’s and early 2000’s, the thought of revealing your true name in a chat room or your true location was taboo. Now, it’s commonplace on sites like Twitter and […]

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Managing Social Media Risk Management Effectively

Social media data breaches have been making headlines recently, and they could put your company’s reputation at risk. While it is true that social media can be a valuable part of your marketing arsenal, it is important to preserve your security while using these platforms. Here’s what you need to know. Social Media Risk Factors […]

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How Connected Data Transforms Risk Management

Businesses across all industries have to deal with cybersecurity threats that come with the increasing use of connected devices. To secure organizational data, it is critical to establish robust cybersecurity frameworks for the Internet of Things (IoT). In an effort to standardize processes and ease the burden of data environment information security, the National Institute […]

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How to Improve Your Company’s Security

Every single company has to take the appropriate security measures to safe-guard their information. Imagine a scenario where there is a breach of security and confidential data is stolen. This would be less than ideal, and it would cause panic throughout the office for days to come. With the technological innovations available on the market […]

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The Ultimate Guide to GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (or GDPR) is a set of rules that, simply put, changed the way that personal information of individuals within the European Union (EU) is collected and processed. They set up the principles for data management, by dictating the rights of the individuals. Needless to say, not applying these rules will […]

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What Every Business Owner Should Know About Cybercrime

You’ve heard of it – of course. You may even know that cybercrime is the second-most-reported economic crime, with the potential to create organizational and financial havoc for every kind of business and disruption of individual’s lives as well. You probably have some kind of anti-virus program, but criminals get smarter every day, and it’s […]

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What the Retail Industry Should Know About PCI Compliance

Customers have a wide range of options available to them these days when it comes to how they choose to pay for items in stores. Credit cards have far surpassed cash as the preferred payment method, and your business needs to ensure that you are protecting your customers’ sensitive data. You do this through what […]

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