What they don’t know really can hurt you! The majority of your peers now offer cybersecurity training, but a staggering 6 in 10 folks can’t pass a basic quiz on the subject. The folks at TalentLMS and Kenna Security recently put cybersecurity training to the test … with a test of their own. And the […]
A model law that’s in the works will affect how you handle employees’ personal data that you and your Finance team work with every day. The Uniform Personal Data Protection Act, drafted by the Uniform Law Commission, is specifically designed to address the safe, secure storage of personally identifiable data. Examples include names, Social Security […]
Have the pandemic and the shift to remote work made your company’s IT operations more complex? If so, you’re far from alone.
Be sure to assess the security and privacy practices of all third-parties before you give them access to your systems. They’re a major cause of data breaches. Of the 44% of companies that experienced a data breach in the last year, nearly three quarters of them (74%) say it was because they gave too much […]
There’s some good news. Businesses in one state have just received a new safe harbor to protect them from costly litigation if you get hit with a data breach. That will help protect you (and your wallet) from lawsuits from customers – or even employees – asserting your company didn’t do enough to protect them […]
The list of the most common passwords of 2020 is out. And it looks like a lot of folks — and their companies — are vulnerable. NordPass just released its list of the Top 200 passwords of the year for 2020. Check out what made it to the top of the list: 123456 123456789 picture1 […]
Nearly two in three employees are putting you at risk of a costly security breach, due to the phenomenon known as shadow IT. New numbers from 1Password will open many eyes. When employees with computers and an IT department were asked “Have you in the past year signed up for a work-related website or app […]
IRS would like you and your finance team to bump “Create more secure passwords” to the top of your priority list for 2020. The Taxman recently released new advice in honor of National Tax Security Awareness Week. And it has some very specific guidelines when it comes to passwords. Here’s what IRS expects of you […]
Phishing emails allegedly from social media sites have transformed into a top target for cyber-criminals.