risk-assessment

Risk Assessments Can Save Your Business

Risk Assessments Can Save Your Business Think risk assessments can save your business? You’re right. A risk assessment is a critical component of any organization’s infrastructure. They help to create an awareness of risk. In today’s threat landscape, specifically relating to cybersecurity, it’s more important than ever to know where your assets live, fully understand…

ensuring security

Ensuring Security and Compliance

Ensuring Security and Compliance Most organizations tend to focus on becoming compliant rather than being secure. And while meeting client requirements and industry regulations is very important, it does not necessarily guarantee that your organization is secure. If your entire information security program is based on “What must we do to be compliant?”, you’re probably…

information security program

Information Security Program Is Critical

Information Security Program Is Critical An information security program is a critical component of any organization regardless of the size of your business or the industry you’re in. A good information security program consists of a comprehensive set of information security policies and procedures, which is the cornerstone to any information security program. Whether you’re…

KRACK security flaw

KRACK Security Flaw Protection

KRACK Security Flaw Protection Researchers have discovered a new weakness found in the WPA2 protocol (Wi-Fi Protected Access 2), the security method which protects all modern Wi-Fi networks, known as the KRACK security flaw. Although there is no evidence at this time that the KRACK vulnerability was maliciously exploited, this still raises many concerns for…

firewall router management

Managing Firewall and Router Security

Managing Firewall and Router Security Managing firewall and router security is not an easy task. To use a cliché, it’s complicated. Look at the threat landscape today. Look at all the organizations that have experienced a data breach (Target, Home Depot, Arby’s, etc.). They all have a common denominator — they were all compliant. They had…

disaster recovery plans

Disaster Recovery Plans

Disaster Recovery Plans Disaster recovery plans are critical. If disaster were to strike, would you be prepared? To ensure that operations remain up and running during hurricane season, businesses must have a Disaster Recovery Plan that has been developed, tested, and is in place and known to all relevant parties. Hurricanes like Matthew and Sandy…