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Webinar: The Path of Infection

Join us for this FREE webinar on December 10, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET) Register Now This webinar provides details illustrating how malicious code is spread using an infected email attachment that runs a Visual Basic script designed to...  [Read More]

How Americans Feel About Cyber Crime

The recent Gallup poll has some new insights about the shift in how Americans feel about being a victim. The highest fear is having credit card information a customer used at a store stolen – a huge 69% worry about this. A...  [Read More]

Cyber Security Traveling Tips for Small Business Owners

The holiday season is fast approaching and it is time to look forward to traveling to friends and family to celebrate. With some preplanning, you can reduce your cyber risks and really enjoy your travels. Here are 10 tips to think about...  [Read More]

Drupal Risk for Small Business Websites

Oh no – another cyber-attack that small businesses need to worry about. Last week’s news that Drupal had a significant bug hit the media. Drupal is an open source website software with a significant number of installations. Large corporate sites as well...  [Read More]

WireLurker Takes a Bite of the Apple

Apple, Inc. has been riding high for a while now, especially with the recent releases of their new products such as the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iWatch, and the new iPad Air 2. Apple has also been known for its pervasive...  [Read More]

Sharing – What we all Learned in Kindergarten…

In a recent issue of Forbes, Joe Lazauskas wrote that “There is no silver bullet when it comes to cyber security…”, and most knowledgeable people in the cyber community would tend to agree with that statement. Until the day comes…if ever…when a...  [Read More]

Webinar: An Introduction to Cybersecurity

Join us for this FREE webinar on November 26, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET) Register Now This exciting and informative webinar will introduce participants to the basic and fundamental concepts of cyber security. The intention of the webinar is...  [Read More]

Webinar: Potential for Change in Internet Governance & Implications for International Cybersecurity Policy

Join us for this FREE webinar on November 25, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET) Register Now The United States has indicated its desire to further develop control of the IANA function. Brazil hosted Net Mundial in April 2014 as...  [Read More]

Dark Web Takedown Demonstrates International Cooperation on Cybercrime

Recently the US and several European law enforcement agencies cooperated to shutdown a number of websites using the Dark Web for criminal purposes. Operation Onymous targeted the Silk Road 2.0 web site which was used as a marketplace for multiple illicit activities...  [Read More]

Cyber Security Tips for Small Businesses Processing Credit Cards

Yet more data breaches in the news. This month’s data breaches included Home Depot, Dairy Queen, ATT, Staples and possibly your business. We seem to learn daily about another business that suffered a data breach and lost millions of credit card records....  [Read More]