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Computer & Network Security|Uncategorized

New Ransomware Attacks

In the past few weeks, 5 law firms reported ransomware attacks by a malicious group known as Maze. This new and unique virus doesn’t follow

Computer & Network Security|Information Security

IT and the C-Suite: 3 Tips for Communication

Years ago, I served as Head of Information Security for a large organization. After just 6 months on the job, we experienced every network administrator’s

Computer & Network Security|Information Security

Simple Cyber Security Tips for your Business

If you’ve ever had someone break into your home or even your car, you know the feeling of vulnerability and fears that accompany that experience.

Compliance>Privacy

Your CCPA Compliance Checklist for 2020

You’ve read about it for months now, and it’s finally here. The California Consumer Protection Act went into effect on January 1st, 2020. Unlike asking

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Cyber Security Budgeting for 2020

It is time to update our annual Cyber Security Budgeting advice.  I just lead an exercise at a conference where folks had limited budgets and

Compliance|Computer & Network Security|Uncategorized

New York DFS – 23 NYCRR 500 Compliance

Checklist for Compliance In response to the increasing threats of cybercriminal activity and as an effort to protect Non-Public Information (NPI) held by entities under