How to Protect Data Storage from Hacking

How to Protect Data Storage from Hacking

Data protection is more important than ever, but also much harder to achieve. It was fairly simple to previously protect data storage from hacking when it was only saved on-prem and there was limited access.  Today, data storage and access are more dispersed. Remote employees, cloud storage solutions, BYOD policies, and access via multiple devices

How To Create A Secure Password in 2019

You’d be amazed at how easy it is to create a secure password in 2019 and yet so many people don’t!  Despite the increasing efforts that many websites put into security precautions, it’s a two-way street and users need to catch up and take responsibility too. Weak passwords are still a common way to hack

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The Importance of Cybersecurity for Businesses in 2019

Cybersecurity is a vital part of every business that deals with any type of sensitive data. With online threats becoming more diverse every day, and the increasing regulations like GDPR. It is imperative that businesses stay on top of the latest cybersecurity developments for 2019. Here are the most important things to consider when looking

7 Ways to Prevent Your Social Media Being Hacked

7 Ways to Protect Yourself From Social Engineering Hacks

Human interaction is the element that makes social networks so great, and businesses use it to connect with their user bases on an individual level. This human connection is also a vector used by hackers to get access to classified information, as well as access to internal networks and data. Such techniques are known as

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6 Hospitality Businesses Who Faced Data Breach Fines

Contrary to popular belief, the hospitality industry is an excellent target of cybercrime because of the sheer amount of personal and sensitive data held. In fact, there are several businesses that have already faced data breach fines. Every day, hotels, hostels, and restaurant chains handle credit cards, emails, contact preferences, home addresses, and other sensitive

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5 Reasons Hospitality Businesses Get Hacked

The last several years have revealed that hospitality businesses are vulnerable to cyber attacks. Many major hospitality players being victims of cybercrime that was in some cases undetected for years. In a separate post, we have cited six hospitality businesses that faced data breach fines resulting from hospitality business hacking. Hackers are becoming increasingly innovative

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Why It’s Safer to Tether Your Internet Than Use Public Wi-Fi

You’ve probably been in a situation where you desperately need an internet connection for your devices while you’re out and about. Most public places offer free internet. Public Wi-Fi, however, is risky business, and it’s best to avoid it. The Risk of Public Wi-Fi Coffee shops, airports, hotels, and restaurants offer their Wi-Fi without a

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11+ Ways to Improve Your Email Security Today

Email accounts are used as the most common point of entry by hackers to get access to networks and either disrupt services, steal information, or spread malevolent software to more accounts. But, if you improve your email security, you can prevent this! So, What Is Email Security? Put simply, email security is a term that

The Different Tactics Hackers Use to Gain Access to Your Computer

We’d all like to think that hackers are spending weeks on end planning their every move to attack a business but the truth of it is nowhere near as exciting. Although this could happen to a big target, for most people it’s a lot more boring and they get ‘accidentally’ caught in the net as