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Shield yourself from healthcare's cybersecurity storm

A storm is on the horizon and if you are a part of the healthcare industry, prepare for rough seas. This storm, without rain or thunder, is digital and presents an even more burdensome proposition for healthcare organizations: the mass digitization of health and medical records (collectively, “EHRs”). In adopting new technologies to digitize

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Why Law Firms Should Invest in Cybersecurity

For lawyers who may juggle a morning court appearance followed by an afternoon spent inside corporate boardroom meetings, the issue of cybersecurity may seem a distant, low priority. However, law firms should emphasize cybersecurity as a top concern because of the sensitive information they have to handle, both inside and outside of the courtroom.

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The biggest cybersecurity risks facing law firms today

The American Bar Association has been calling attention to cybersecurity for its members for quite some time now. They’ve gone so far as to state, “It’s when not if, a law firm or other entity will suffer a breach.”

It’s their job to keep members informed and help them, and we applaud them for raising awareness of cybersecurity for their members.

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Costs Associated with Underinvesting in Cybersecurity

Everything has a cost. Whether literal (as in dollars and cents) or figurative (as in lost productivity, retention, and other issues), cybersecurity is no exception to the rule. 

When you think about cybersecurity, your mind probably, rightfully, goes immediately to security breaches. They seem to fill the headlines, with both major corporations

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How to Measure Cybersecurity Effectiveness ー Before It's Too Late

Here at Vala Secure, we’re not fans of fear mongering. For us, cybersecurity and the threat of hacks or breaches are part of the reality of doing business today. That’s not to say we don’t take them seriously –– we consider ourselves your guide as you navigate those ever-murky cybersecurity waters. If we can help you take action to protect your

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Cybersecurity: What Should Banks Prioritize First for 2019? [VIDEO]

 

How do you prioritize cybersecurity for your environment? It's easy to get enamored in this week's 'shiny object' or the next cybersecurity company that gets funding, but it really comes back to the basics: 

  1. Update and actively manage your routers and firewalls
  2. Focus on

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The Biggest Cybersecurity Risks You've Never Considered

The cybersecurity landscape is evolving daily. Yep, it sure keeps us on our toes here at Vala Secure!

To prevent their organizations from becoming the next headline, more and more businesses are investing in partnerships with cybersecurity pros. They see the value in paying trusted professionals to exploit their networks in order to ensure they’re

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Vala Secure Gives Back: Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

 

At Vala Secure, we love helping businesses navigate the cybersecurity waters but that’s not where we stop. We believe to be a good steward here on earth we want to also look for other ways to support friends and causes that can create a better world. Today is highlighting one of

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Cultivating Cybersecurity Talent in Your Organization [VIDEO]

 

 

Cybersecurity, as an industry, is where the technology industry was as a whole 25 years ago. Businesses were struggling to understand how much or how little technology resources they needed to deploy in their organizations and often tried to do it as cheaply as

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How to prevent cybersecurity incidents

For many businesses, cybersecurity can seem like the Wild West. There are good guys (cybersecurity pros like our team here at Vala Secure) and bad guys (hackers and other nefarious characters), plus a lot of townspeople seemingly caught in the middle and at the mercy of the good guys and bad guys. They’re just trying to go through their days

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