Endpoint Security Needs to Change

Today I walked the exhibit hall at the RSA conference and spoke to numerous endpoint security vendors to ask them how they were dealing with new or unknown malware. While the specific answer varied depending on the vendor, all of the answers revolved around a similar strategy.

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Less Hackable – For Small Business Owners

After nearly 20 years working in cybersecurity, I am still asked the age-old question by business owners: “How can I make myself unhackable?” Seldom do they understand when I try to explain that there is no such thing as unhackable. The purpose of this guide is to help business owners better understand cyber risks and […]

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Are Macs more secure than Windows?

In the last 12 months, we have seen a growing number of people citing that Apple computers are more secure than Windows computers. We have also seen an increasing number of Macintosh computers with viruses. We often hear that Macintosh computers are secure and cannot be hacked.

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The Human Element of Cyber Security

Businesses spend billions of dollars every year on cyber security products. firewalls, antivirus, IDS, dual factor authentication, Web and e-mail security are just some of the areas that billions of dollars are poured. Despite the enormous amounts of money and resources that are spent on cyber security, businesses are still hacked and infected with various […]

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How to lower your company’s risk of a cyber attack

When Donald Trump mused during the first presidential debate that the culprit behind the hack of the Democratic National Committee could be “somebody sitting on their bed that weighs 400 pounds,” he may have echoed a common stereotype of the hacker as couch potato.

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