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Tips for staying safe on Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday will be here in just a few days. Cyber Monday is the online retailers’ equivalent of Black Friday. There are many good deals to be found on Cyber Monday, but it can also be a very dangerous day on the internet. Here are some cybersecurity tips to stay safe while shopping online on […]

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GDPR is Coming, Are You Ready?

In 2016 the European Union (EU) passed legislation that dramatically shifts regulations surrounding personal data collection and it is expected to impact companies globally.  This new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislation is slated to take effect in May of 2018, and if this is the first you are hearing about it, the next few […]

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The Cyber World We Live In (first half of 2017 information)

New statistics released by Gemalto, for the first half of 2017, show that cybercrime increased exponentially, in the first half of 2017 compared to the previous 6 months. 918 data breaches occurred that led to 1.9 billion records being compromised worldwide in the first half of 2017, with 88% of those occurring in North America. […]

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The Internet Wants YOU: Consider a Career in Cybersecurity

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, created by the Department of Homeland Security, to increase knowledge about cyber terrorism and every day cyber threats. This is week 4 and the topic is “The Internet Wants YOU: Consider a Career in Cybersecurity.”   According to a study by the Center for Cyber Safety and Education, […]

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Today’s Predictions for Tomorrow’s Internet

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, created by the Department of Homeland Security, to increase knowledge about cyber terrorism and every day cyber threats. This is week 3 and the topic is “Today’s predictions for Tomorrow’s Internet.” so here are some of our thoughts on that topic. Things we would only see in movies […]

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Cybersecurity in the Workplace

    October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, created by the Department of Homeland Security, to increase knowledge about cyber terrorism and every day cyber threats. This is week 2 and the topic is “Cybersecurity in the workplace is everyone’s business,” so we created Top 4 things we felt every employee and/or business owner […]

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5 Simple Steps To Online Safety

  October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, created by the Department of Homeland Security, to increase knowledge about cyber terrorism and every day cyber threats.   This is week 1 and the topic is “Simple Steps To Online Safety,” so we created a list of 5 things we felt everyone should know to help […]

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O365 Phishing scam REALLY looks legit

Wow, even I am impressed at this one! We just worked with a client who got the following email, Thank goodness he knew enough to call us when he felt something looked suspicious! When you click on the sign in link it takes you http://icijanitorial.com/MS-Office/?email=yourname@yourdomain.net which looks to be a legitimate website for a business who […]

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Dark Web, Darker Consequences

The dark web sounds scary doesn’t it?  Like something from a movie, where you see the green text flying by while the guy in the hoodie types away.  Well, it’s not far off.  The text probably isn’t green, unless they set their settings that way, and the hoodie is not a requirement, but the dangers […]

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