Posts Categorized: Cyber Security Awareness

Tips That Help You Avoid Being Tracked Online

Every time your employees perform an online search, advertisers collect and categorize that data and create targeted ads. To protect your employees’ privacy and prevent cybersecurity risks, follow several tips that help you avoid being tracked online. Browse Privately with VPNs Encrypt your connection with a virtual private network (VPN) and keep all your personal… Read more »

False Fears and Legitimate Threats

The main thing to keep in mind when comparing real threats to false flags: The most boring interpretation of the truth is usually the one that’s closest to being correct. Remember Y2K? Everyone was worried that turning our computer clocks over from 1999 to 2000 was going to crash the whole system and leave the… Read more »

Easy Ways To Participate In The Stop.Think.Connect.™ Campaign

Your business faces significant cybersecurity threats each day. October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and the Stop.Think.Connect.™ Campaign helps your team and business address cyber threats and remain safe. Consider these easy ways you and your staff can participate in this awareness month and protect your business. Toss Anything Suspicious Evaluate every email attachment and… Read more »

How To Prepare For National Cybersecurity Awareness Month In October

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) occurs annually in October. Started in 2003 by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and private sector sponsors and nonprofit collaborators that form the National Cyber Security Alliance, this annual event promotes cybersecurity and recommends resources for online safety. Your company can make several preparations this month as you look forward… Read more »

The Dangers Of Fake Business Reviews

Before visiting a business, 90 percent of consumers read online reviews. Your company needs online reviews, but your business could suffer if you encourage or allow fake reviews to populate the internet. Understand the dangers of fake reviews as you build and protect your company. What are Fake Reviews? As a business owner, you may solicit… Read more »

Your Business Needs Cyber Liability

In today’s high-tech world, individuals can carry thousands of client files on flash drives in their pockets or purses. People are conducting business on the go and sensitive information is accessible at the click of a button. Managers are using their laptops or tablets through “hot spots” at local coffee shops to access customer databases. Healthcare… Read more »

What To Compare As You Shop For Cybersecurity Insurance

Cybersecurity insurance covers liabilities your company faces if you’re the victim of a cybercrime. While important, not all cybersecurity insurance policies are the same. Find the right coverage for your needs and vulnerabilities when you compare several cybersecurity insurance features. Coverage Your cybersecurity insurance policy can include coverage for a variety of pre-loss and post-breach… Read more »

Cluttered Browsers And How To Avoid Them

You install a free program, and the software is fine, it does as advertised, but… you load up Google Chrome or Firefox and you see that your search bar has been changed to some engine you’ve never heard of, an engine that couldn’t snow in Siberia, and there are a dozen other doodads and widgets… Read more »

MOBILE WORKERS + MOBILE PHONES: ARE YOU PREPARED?

If you supply your workers with company cell phones, laptops, BlackBerries, iPads, or other portable devices, and a worker is injured using the device when doing company business off site or off the clock, you could face a costly Workers Compensation claim. The increasing use of mobile devices in the workplace is challenging traditional notions… Read more »