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COVID-19 Outbreak | Employees Working from Home? It’s Time to Prepare.

Don’t Let Security Be A Casualty of Supporting Remote Workers Author: by Yotam Gutman | Sentinel One The Covid-19 (novel Coronavirus) outbreak is having a major impact on businesses this quarter and, by all accounts, is set to be a major challenge for enterprises throughout the rest of the financial year....

How do MAC’s get infected anyway?

Author: by Phil Stokes | Sentinel One Three pervasive myths about Macs that you can find in almost any online discussion about security and macOS are “Macs are safe by design”, “Macs are not numerous enough to be of interest to malware authors” and (consequently) “there’s no real malware threats out there for...

PREPARING FOR 2020: TRENDS IN CYBERCRIME, THREATS, AND RISKS

As 2019 draws to a close, we take a look at how the year has panned out on the cyber front. What have been the main trends witnessed over the last 12 months, and what can we learn from them to prepare for 2020 and beyond? Ransomware: The ‘Gift’ to...

BILL TO ENHANCE REGULATORS’ CYBERSECURITY PASSES HFSC

The House Financial Services Committee passed the Cybersecurity and Financial System Resilience Act (H.R. 4458) by voice vote Wednesday. CUNA supports the bill and expressed its support in a letter to committee leadership earlier this week.H.R. 4458 would require NCUA and other sectors’ regulators to each issue an annual report to Congress...

DARK WEB

The dark web is a part of the internet that isn't indexed by search engines. You've no doubt heard talk of the “dark web” as a hotbed of criminal activity — and it is. Researchers Daniel Moore and Thomas Rid of King's College in London classified the contents of 2,723 live dark web sites over...

Tewksbury law firm endures cybersecurity ‘nightmare’

Ellen A. Wright knew she had a problem on her hands when her paralegal told her the Tewksbury firm’s Google email account couldn’t be accessed. I was getting calls from my unstaffed office at midnight, which was absolutely terrifying.” — Ellen A. Wright, Wright Family Law Group But the family...

5 Ways Your Business Benefits from Automation

When you think of IT automation, some of the biggest benefits that come to mind are efficiency and increased productivity. Automation can certainly help companies do more with less by introducing smart workflows and removing redundant tasks. Automation also increases the visibility of what’s happening in your daily operations, which frees...

5 REASONS WHY CLOUD CAN TRANSFORM YOUR BUSINESS

Businesses are often puzzled by the thought of moving to the cloud. They are concerned with data loss, privacy risks, susceptibility to external attack, internet connectivity etc. But do these concerns outweigh the advantages of cloud computing? or are you afraid of the change? Comparing the Leading Cloud Providers Before...