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Internet Security
Cyber Security Tips For Business Travelers Laptop ☑ Phone ☑ Chargers ☑ Business cards ☑ Toothbrush ☑ Back up files…? Update Software…? When you’re traveling, whether for business or pleasure, chances are you’ll be connecting to unknown networks. That is, unless you’re going on a digital detox and will be spending all your time away in desert yurt or trekking...
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CLOUD SECURITY
When migrating to – and operating in – the cloud, key considerations for every company are cloud security, compliance, reliability and costs. The benefits of moving business applications into the cloud are very clear. These include efficiencies, scalability and flexibility. However, the cloud also comes with its own unique challenges.  In a cloud-first world the...
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cybersecurity maturity
Do you know how cybersecurity mature your organization is? Perhaps your company has a well-established cyber security program. Maybe your business is about to embark on a digital transformation journey.  In the latter case, the goal is to establish the baseline foundations of security from which to build on.  In the former case, you will...
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Ascension Global Technology Blog - Business Email Compromise
More than you might initially think. But before you rush off to warn your single colleagues, friends and employees about the dangers of online dating, you may like to read CrowdStrike’s latest Intelligence Report, “Nigerian Confraternities Emerge As Business Email Compromise Threat”. The report delves into the observed patterns, operations and criminal gangs behind the...
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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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CSIRP - cybersecurity computer security incident response plan
Aside from preventing security incidences, a top challenge IT professionals face is planning and preparing to respond to a cyber security incident.  Security professionals shoulder a mountain of responsibility working to protect their organization’s assets. Between protecting people, digital assets, physical infrastructure, and ensuring regulatory compliance, there is much to do and much at stake. ...
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Zscaler Celebrates Major Milestone: Publicly Listing on Nasdaq Cloud security company Zscaler, Inc., celebrated a major milestone on Friday, March 16, 2018 making its debut on the Nasdaq. The now publicly traded company (under the symbol ZS) develops a software-as-a-service based cloud security platform that secures access for users and devices to internet applications. Zscaler, which...
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