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education and training
The true beginning to cybersecurity within any organization is awareness. Are you aware of your cyber surroundings? Are you and your employees trained and prepared to face a cyberthreat? You may know of the common cyber threats that cross your paths such as phishing, smishing, malware, and ransomware, but can you and your employees recognize every threat?...
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Written by Damien Lewke of Crowdstrike Social engineering continues to be exploited by hackers and feared by security teams. Due to attackers’ subtlety and users’ natural curiosity, hackers succeed daily in baiting users to click on a link or answer a phishing email.  Baiting is a highly successful technique that relies on an organization’s weakest...
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Happy Cyber Monday from team AGT! Here’s a tip for todays internet shopper. Any website can be attacked by hackers, but limiting your shopping to established and trusted vendors limits your exposure. Bookmark the most trusted online retail sites to make sure you don’t get redirected to fakes. 
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Fal.Con 2018 POWER UP Conference The second annual CrowdStrike Cybersecurity Conference, Fal.Con 2018, has wrapped up at the Fontainebleau in Miami Beach, Florida.  The POWER UP conference brought together some of the top cybersecurity professionals and industry experts from around the world from September 17-19th. As a CrowdStrike partner, the Ascension Global Technology team is...
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Black Hat 2018 and DEF CON 26
AGT Blog | The annual DEF CON and Black Hat Conference brings together some of the greatest security researchers and instructors from around the world, providing security information in a vendor neutral environment. The back-to-back conferences recently wrapped up in Las Vega, Nevada, for 2018
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Zenith Live 2018 – Zscaler Cloud Summit The Ascension Global Technology team is proud to have been one of the Zscaler community members in attendance at the very first Zenith Live Cloud Summit. It was an honor and a privilege to be among the ranks of those at the forefront of cloud transformation at Zenith...
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The growing number of privacy and data breaches and ransomware attacks making the daily news serve as a cautionary reminder for companies to treat cybersecurity as a top priority.  As companies undergo digital transformation and enjoy the benefits of enabling technology, they are also inevitably exposed to cyber risks. This is simply a reality of...
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Missed out on the RSA 2018 Conference? If you missed out on the 27th annual RSA conference in San Fransisco, fear not. There’s always next year. In the meantime, you can catch up on some of the event highlight reels and speaker sessions and presentations available on YouTube and the RSA conference website (see links under...
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Healthcare Entities Must Consider The Consequences Of Not Making Cyber Security A Top Priority Cyberattacks against the healthcare industry are on the rise and barely a week goes by without news of a patient data breach or attack on a hospital or healthcare provider. With healthcare organizations embracing new technologies and digitizing their operations to improve...
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Technology and Cyber Security Priorities in The U.S. In last week’s blog post we looked at the United States’ commitment to combating cyber-risk and were encouraged to see the U.S. ranked second out of 193 countries in terms of highest commitment to cybersecurity (2017 Global Cybersecurity Index). But, which U.S. State’s are treating technology and...
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