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We can’t protect you anymore

You might know of Barbara Corcoran from Shark Tank. A member of her staff was tricked, via legitimate email that looked like it was from Barbara but wasn’t, into sending a wire transfer to Germany to the tune of $388,700. Transferring large sums of money is something that her assistant […]

New year, 3 important new laws

There are three new laws this year that are effecting my businesses so I thought I’d be them to your attention as well. They are from the States of California and New York but have ramifications for everyone. Law #1 grants the citizens of California the right to privacy and […]

Keeping Your Data Safe from the Dark Web

Every October, the National Cyber Security Alliance and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency team up with the security industry to host National Cyber Security Awareness Month. We think this is a great opportunity to recap some of the things we’ve been teaching our clients regarding security. Recently, our clients […]

Phishing

Protect Your Organization from Phishing Emails

Have you ever received an email that you weren’t sure was legitimate? I think most of us have. The first line of defense for your organization is YOU, the user. Users are the first to see incoming messages, and having knowledge of these kinds of attacks is the most effective […]

Security tips for home

This past weekend I gave a rare seminar on online security issues for home. Typically I’m only speaking to businesses but this time it was your average retired person. I thought that perhaps you’d also find some of the links useful. One statistic stands out above all others when it […]