What are some amazing facts about cyber security in 2022?

I’ve consulted on cybersecurity with companies as large as 70,000 employees here in MD and DC over the last decade. And one of the worries I see in companies big and small is their fear of data breaches. 27.9% of businesses experience data breaches each year, and 9.6% of those who suffer a breach go […]

How Can You Use USB Drives Safely in 2022?

USB drives are popular for storing and transporting data, but some of the characteristics that make them convenient also introduce security risks. What security risks are associated with USB drives? Because USB drives, sometimes known as thumb drives, are small, readily available, inexpensive, and extremely portable, they are popular for storing and transporting files from […]

How Can You Use Your Web Browser Safely in 2022?

Let’s take a minute to talk about better understanding Your Computer, specifically Web Browsers. Web browsers allow you to navigate the internet.  There are a variety of options available, so you can choose the one that best suits your needs. How do web browsers work? A web browser is an application that finds and displays […]

Is Snapchat secured privacy-wise?

Let’s talk a little bit about company privacy in general first… Companies store a ton of data. You know this. Everyone knows this. But we’re not always happy about the kinds of data they store. We rightfully get pretty touchy when we hear our address, credit card number, mental health inquiries, or private conversations are just hanging out […]

How do I protect my privacy online in 2022?

Buckle in. Let’s talk about protecting your privacy online. Before submitting your email address or other personal information online, you need to be sure that the privacy of that information will be protected. To protect your identity and prevent an attacker from easily accessing additional information about you, be cautious about providing your birth date, […]

What habits can you develop to enhance your internet privacy in 2022?

I regularly teach on this subject professionally for organizations as large as 70,000 employees, and it’s one of my favorite subjects to help people better understand. Let’s go over a few Good Security Habits to help you stay safe. There are some simple habits you can adopt that, if performed consistently, will dramatically reduce the […]