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5 steps to a solid BYOD policy

It’s increasingly common for employees to have their own devices – laptops, tablets, phones – at work; devices that they’re comfortable and familiar with. But BYOD policies can create some potentially dangerous situations for employers. Use these steps as you set up your BYOD policy.
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6 things a good network risk assessment should include

A network risk assessment is one of the best ways to keep your network secure. It can identify vulnerabilities and allow you to fix them before cybercriminals exploit them or unwitting employees expose them. Here are 6 services a good assessment should include.
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What is a risk assessment and why do you need one?

How can your organization mitigate cybersecurity risk? The answer lies in risk assessments. Learn more about what they are and how they can help you.
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6 ways to protect your business from phishing attacks

Phishing attacks are a huge threat to your business -- they are on the rise and becoming more sophisticated at extracting information by disguising their identity as a familiar source. Read our post to learn about six ways you can keep your business safe from phishing attacks.
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Your guide to phishing attacks and the different ways they work

Phishing is a cybercrime that costs US businesses and individuals a combined half a billion dollars annually, and it's hard for organizations to recover from the reputational damage. So, what is phishing and how does it affect your business?
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How to protect your business from insider threats

Mitigating insider threats involves ongoing effort and some expense, but it pales in comparison to the possible damage an insider incident can do to your company checkbook and reputation. Be proactive and defend your livelihood with an uncompromising posture on cybersecurity and physical security.
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Assessing your vulnerability to insider threats

Many data breaches are, unfortunately, the result of your team — whether because of negligence or malice. We’ve put together an article that covers ways to spot insider threats as well as how to minimize the chances of an insider data breach in your organization.
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Our CEO was recently featured in a TechGen blog

Our CEO, Ellen Jennings, was recently featured in a TechGen blog, Why Your Small Business Needs an IT Network Diagram Before Trouble Hits. Read an excerpt and link to the full blog here.
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Improve your security by following NIST password guidelines

Most people are guilty of using the same password for many accounts. This widespread password reuse makes your an easy target for cyberattacks. Based on NIST guidelines, we compiled the following suggestions to help you improve your password creation processes and educate your employees accordingly.
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3 times when a solid backup saved the day

You won't know that your system has failed if you don't test it regularly. Maintaining business continuity after a cyber attack is critical to saving the future of every company. Keep your backup efforts up-to-date against today's increasingly threatening cyber attacks.