Mobile apps should only access data where you have granted permission. But, if we are not paying attention, downloading a little app to do one simple thing, may accidentally grant access to way more than intended.
We’re all excited about our team’s run for the 2016 Stanley Cup! It is the topic of conversation around the office these days. You can’t win in hockey or in cybersecurity if you forget the fundamentals. Keep security best practices as a top topic of conversation for your employees – share our latest tip with a big “Go Bolts!”
People do not use easy passwords to purposefully invite risk – we do it because they’re easy! Strong passwords are perceived as hard. But there are tricks to make creating and using secure passwords easier.
We are also seeing more aggressive ransomware and malware and it shows up on devices that were previously not targeted.
As you gear up for a productive 2016, while you are focused on getting to the next meeting or seeing the next client, realize cyber criminals could be focused on you. Plan now to stay safe on your next trip.
Does heightened consumer awareness translate to more secure online shopping habits? Old habits are hard to break, convenience too often trumps security and users succumb to “breach fatigue.” Share these tips for staying safe while you do your holiday shopping!
When hardware or equipment becomes obsolete or simply no longer meets the needs of your company, where does it go? If not handled correctly, the data could cause problems down the road.
For some of the same reasons execs hesitate on IT security, merchants and banks in the U.S. seem to be dragging their feet on EMV.