Cybersecurity Risks Are Threatening Deals

Cybersecurity Risks Are Threatening Deals

Recent acquisitions highlight the threat that cyber risks can pose to a company’s reputation and bottom line.  When Verizon was making a bid for Yahoo’s internet business, the sale price was discounted $350,000 million after Yahoo’s security breaches were...
Why Do You Need Dark Web Monitoring?

Why Do You Need Dark Web Monitoring?

Have you ever Googled your own name and been surprised by some of the information you found?  Comments on a blog post from years back, maybe an old email address from a past job, or an article about your involvement in a charity event.  Now imagine you were searching...
The Accidental Insider Threat – A clear and present risk

The Accidental Insider Threat – A clear and present risk

Media images depict the unknown ‘hooded’ bad actor in the dark room with many computer screens and we often forget about one the biggest risks organizations face – the insider. The insider can be broken into two categories, 1) the accidental insider who is duped...
Report on Ransomware Q4 2019

Report on Ransomware Q4 2019

A look at the recently released cybercrime report by Malwarebytes that focuses on ransomware has some interesting takeaways: First the United States is the target 53% of the time. Canada came in second at a distant 10%.The top 5 states targeted were in order: Texas,...