How To Create Unbreakable Passwords And Avoid Getting Hacked

These Tips Can Help Your Electronic Info Stay Safe and Secure



Do you practice safe password habits? In today’s world where almost everything is connected to the Internet of Things (IoT) and protecting your networks, accounts, and even home devices with passwords is more important than ever. But it’s not enough to simply secure devices and

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Cybersecurity: Not Just For Financial Institutions

For many years, financial institutions have understood the importance of having a strong cybersecurity strategy. As they handle valuable financial information and other sensitive data, these institutions have long been very attractive targets for hackers. As a result, they know they have to work hard to keep their customers’ accounts and data

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What Does an IT Audit for a Healthcare Organization Look Like? 

As a healthcare provider, it’s essential that your information security is top notch. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requires all organizations in the healthcare industry to take steps to keep their patient data safe. Are you doing enough to prevent a breach?

If you have any doubts about the security of your IT

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Why a Virtual CISO is the Best-Kept Secret in Information Security

The twin gas pedals of globalization and technology have increased the speed of business to the point where you can blink and suddenly not recognize the landscape around you. This is especially true when it comes to information security, where the very concept of “hacking” and data theft went from Hollywood science fiction to a pressing fact of

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How to Retain Your Information Security Team

Acquiring talented IT security professionals is a big task for any organization, especially considering the rapidly growing skill and  generation gap in cybersecurity . In fact, the only thing that’s more difficult than acquiring highly skilled employees is figuring out how to retain them once they’re hired. This is particularly true given the

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5 Cyber Security Lessons Learned in 2015

It’s no secret that 2015 was another challenging year in cyber security. While fallout continued from the Sony hack, new threats emerged and each one offered a lesson for the future. Here’s what can be learned from the past year as you plan for 2016.

1. Keep Backups

One of the biggest cyber security stories of the year was the rise of “ransomware,”

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5 Common Programming Languages That Cause the Most Software Vulnerabilities

Over the last couple of years, many cybersecurity problems have come to light. There has been a wave of WordPress and Drupal vulnerability warnings and patches, and SQL injection bugs are being found left and right in Web applications. Many of the bugs can be traced back to PHP, but other common programming languages can also cause

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WordPress and Health Applications Are Now the Most Popular Web Attack Targets

Research shows that WordPress and health applications are the most popular targets for online attacks. If you’re currently using WordPress for your website or offering a healthcare app, here are some key facts and figures you should know.


Content Management Systems Are Most Vulnerable

A new report by Imperva revealed that content management

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6 Secure Password Management Systems for Your Business

Protecting the passwords of all your employees is a key part of IT risk management. Password management systems, in combination with other cybersecurity systems, can help to protect workers from becoming victims of hacking. Here are six of the best secure password management systems for businesses.

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Why is the 80/20 Rule Important in Cyber Security Practices?

Cyber security may be a newer, more complex field, but it actually shares many common rules with other industries. One of these is the "Pareto principle," which dictates that 80% of the effects come from a mere 20% of causes. In other words, this means that the distribution of cause and effect can be (and usually is) uneven, and learning your way

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