10 Ways To Protect Your Company From A Data Breach in 2022

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A Tragic History Of Data Breaches We have suffered from high profile data breaches at many big-name retailers, hundreds of millions of consumers have had their credit and debit cards compromised, not to mention other personal information.  The consequences of suffering data breaches caused major brand damage and range from consumer mistrust, a drop in […]

Phishing Awareness In The Workplace in 2022

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Intro: Phishing Awareness In The Workplace This article clarifies what phishing is, and how it can be prevented with the proper tools and training. The text has been transcribed from an interview between John Shedd and David McHale of HailBytes. What is Phishing? Phishing is a form of social engineering, typically through email or through […]

How To Do A Free Phishing Test For Your Organization

How To Do A Free Phishing Test For Your Organization

Intro So, you want to assess your organization’s vulnerabilities with a phishing test, but you don’t want to pay for phishing simulation software that will run the bill up? If this is true for you, then keep reading. This article covers ways that a technical security engineer or a non-technical security analyst can set up […]

7 Security Awareness Tips For 2022

Security Awareness Tips

In this article, we will give you a few tips on how you can stay safe from cyber attacks in 2020. Follow A Clean Desk Policy Following a clean desk policy will help reduce the risk of information theft, fraud, or a security breach caused by sensitive information being left in plain view. When leaving […]

How Can You Use Email Attachments Safely in 2022?

Let’s talk about using Caution with Email Attachments. While email attachments are a popular and convenient way to send documents, they are also one of the most common sources of viruses.  Use caution when opening attachments, even if they appear to have been sent by someone you know. Why can email attachments be dangerous? Some […]

How Can You Use Instant Messaging and Chat Rooms Safely in 2022?

Let’s talk about Using Instant Messaging and Chat Rooms Safely. Instant messaging and chat rooms offer an easy way to communicate with other people. That said, there are dangers associated with tools that allow real-time communication. What are the differences between some of the tools used for real-time communication? Instant messaging or IM is often […]