Deception Technology – Fooling the Enemy

Deception Technology – Fooling the Enemy

As the allies prepared for the D-Day invasion they employed deception to trick the enemy into fortifying the wrong place. To give the appearance of a massive troop buildup in southeast England, the Allies created a largely phantom fighting force. In later discovery it...
Data theft by employee leads to federal indictment

Data theft by employee leads to federal indictment

Many businesses focus so much on protecting their data from outside threats that they give little thought to inside threats – namely their own staff.  For a manufacturer in Chicago, that turned out to be a very costly mistake! The company hired an engineer in...
Ransomware Risk Assessment

Ransomware Risk Assessment

Ransomware attacks are spreading and ransom demands are growing.  22 cities across Texas were recently held hostage for millions after their networks were infiltrated and data was encrypted, and that’s just the latest in a string of cities and businesses being...
Another FTC ruling against business that failed to protect data

Another FTC ruling against business that failed to protect data

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has been very proactive in going after business that do not protect their clients from cyber breaches.  This is not only happening with major companies; Foresite was called in to help a small business who was audited and fined more...