Protection from Ransomware

Protection from Ransomware

Ransomware or other malicious software that destroys or prevents access to files is wreaking havoc on small business, local governments, education, and even larger enterprises.  The estimated damages from ransomware attacks are expected to exceed $11.5 billion this...
How Expensive is Effective Cybersecurity?

How Expensive is Effective Cybersecurity?

There is almost no limit to how much you could spend on cybersecurity solutions, and with Gartner estimating global spend on security is equal to about 1.5% of worldwide revenue – does that mean that effective cybersecurity has to be expensive?  And what is...
What do our clients say about working with Foresite?

What do our clients say about working with Foresite?

Sometimes it’s just best to let our clients do the talking – after all, no one understands the value of our services more than they do! This week’s post focuses on a client who faced a number of challenges when we first met, including: Identifying...
Where are your data protection blindspots?

Where are your data protection blindspots?

Data security and privacy were named as top issues for 2019. Data loss prevention requires a comprehensive strategy to identify, protect and monitor sensitive information.  As most organizations do not 100% know what data they have stored (often over many years and...
Can tools help you automate cybersecurity?

Can tools help you automate cybersecurity?

One challenge that has been faced by many DevOps teams is the challenge of managing large enterprise environments in a secure and predictable manner. Imagine a situation where there are hundreds or thousands of servers and trying to make certain each one meets a...
4 common cyber issues that spawned a $60 million class-action lawsuit

4 common cyber issues that spawned a $60 million class-action lawsuit

A class action suit is in progress after an estimated 200,000 people had personal data exposed by a hacked server at Casino Rama in Ontario.  The breach was made public back in November 2016 when the hacker was able to obtain credentials, access at least two of the...