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What is the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA)?

Updated most recently in 2014, FISMA defines a framework to defend information, operations, and digital assets against natural disasters and man-made cyber threats. … [Read more...]

5 Ways Employees Move Data and Why It’s Detrimental to Data Security

Whether it's your Marketing, Sales, or Finance team, employees are always trying to get work done as quickly as possible. … [Read more...]

Security Considerations for Data in the Cloud

On-premise data centers vs. the cloud: which environment offers stronger data security? … [Read more...]

6 Ways Iran Could Retaliate Using Cyber Attacks

Over the past day, we've heard about the recent escalations between the US and Iran. Iran will retaliate with one of their favorite weapons, cyber attacks. … [Read more...]

Podcast: Using Automation and Threat Modeling to Protect Your Network

Proper security hygiene is impossible without some form of automation. Too many hours are wasted due to manual effort when security and IT teams could be spending time on more critical issues. … [Read more...]

Nine Holiday Security Tips for E-Commerce Retailers

The holidays just might be “the most wonderful time of the year” as the old-time carol says. But for IT security teams that oversee e-commerce websites, the holidays can also be “the scariest time of the year.” … [Read more...]

Is Cyber Insurance Worth the Cost?

Another way to ask this question is, “Do you like to gamble?” That’s usually what the decision to purchase any type of optional insurance comes down to. It’s no different for cyber insurance, which every size business needs to consider. … [Read more...]

Podcast: IT Horror Stories

In this podcast, we hear from a few IT experts about the worst IT nightmares they've ever encountered. … [Read more...]

9 Ways for IT to Plan How to Respond to Natural Disasters

Plan, practice, and then keep on practicing! It sounds so simple, but those are the keys for IT teams who have to respond to a disaster delivered by Mother Nature—whether it’s a flood, fire, earthquake, or a major storm such as a hurricane or tornado. … [Read more...]

4 Myths of PCI Compliance

If your organization is finding it difficult to comply with PCI DSS, the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, it could be due to some of the misconceptions about the standard. … [Read more...]