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Data Breach and How it Affects your Company’s Reputation

April 10, 2017 / GuidesFor Team

According to a study conducted by IBM in 2016, the average consolidated total cost of a data breach grew from $3.8 million to $4 million. The study also reports that … Continue reading Data Breach and How it Affects your Company’s Reputation

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The Pitfalls of Not Educating your Staff about Cyber Crime

March 27, 2017 / GuidesFor Team

The IT Pro Portal narrates how some employers are urging their staff to change passwords as a way of neutralizing cyber attacks. It is a good start and although small … Continue reading The Pitfalls of Not Educating your Staff about Cyber Crime

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Why Your Organization Should Take DDoS Attacks Seriously in 2017

March 25, 2017 / GuidesFor Team

Firewalls and other legacy security systems are no longer enough or capable to protect your websites from DDoS attacks, say a group of IT security professionals interviewed by Information Security … Continue reading Why Your Organization Should Take DDoS Attacks Seriously in 2017

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Steps to Lay a Solid IT and Security Compliance Framework in the IoT Era

March 22, 2017 / GuidesFor Team

One study says that one data breach can cost an organization as much as $4 million in order to remove the threat and restore their structures. Some companies do not … Continue reading Steps to Lay a Solid IT and Security Compliance Framework in the IoT Era

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10 Reasons why Auditing Pros Should Learn Cyber Security

September 28, 2016 / GuidesFor Team

Finance professionals tend to remain with the traditional modes of computing instead of the techie, because reliability and predictability are part of their currency in trade. That will change now … Continue reading 10 Reasons why Auditing Pros Should Learn Cyber Security

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The Health Care Industry’s 5 Best Cyber Security Practices

September 16, 2016 / GuidesFor Team

The health care industry in the U.S. has come back in fighting form, specifically against cyber threats. According to a Naked Security report, it was the number one industry that … Continue reading The Health Care Industry’s 5 Best Cyber Security Practices

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5 Tips to Ensure Credit Card Security

September 16, 2016 / GuidesFor Team

About 46 percent of Americans suffered credit card fraud in 2015, reports CBS News, adding that the number is 9 percent higher than that in 2013. Companies with IT Security … Continue reading 5 Tips to Ensure Credit Card Security

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4 Ways To Check The Strength of your Patch Management

September 16, 2016 / GuidesFor Team

“Patch management and publicly,” advises writer Jeff Bertolucci after examining how Epic Games failed in protecting the user name and other details of its thousands of members. The successful gaming … Continue reading 4 Ways To Check The Strength of your Patch Management

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2 Ways How Companies Are Adapting to Evolving Cyber Threats

September 16, 2016 / GuidesFor Team

The world is changing faster than we realize, and maybe more than we can cope with, if we are not careful. Futurist Ray Kurzweil says that the growth is exponential … Continue reading 2 Ways How Companies Are Adapting to Evolving Cyber Threats

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3 Signs of Unauthorized Employee IT Activity You Should Watch For

September 16, 2016 / GuidesFor Team

Enemy attacks are painful, but employee betrayal can be agonizing and potentially more damaging. While companies have wizened up to protect themselves from hackers and external threats, not many have … Continue reading 3 Signs of Unauthorized Employee IT Activity You Should Watch For

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