As much as 88% of data breaches are caused by human error, but only 43% of workers admit having made mistakes that compromised cybersecurity. In the past year a third of the breaches incorporated social engineering techniques and the cost of a breach caused by a human error averaged to…


COVID-19 is changing the digital threat perimeter

According to the global research and advisory firm Gartner, spending on cloud security is predicted to be the fastest riser of all cybersecurity markets, with an expected increase of 33%, driving the market to an expected $585M this year.

In fact, cloud security…


From geo-targeting to digital security, check out how a VPN can help your marketing team.

There are countless marketing tools dedicated to helping your company establish a strong online presence. However, there’s one that often gets overlooked — a VPN. From securing your remote workforce during the pandemic to geo-targeting…


How secure is your data? Find out if you avoided these fatal security mistakes.

Making mistakes in your company’s data security can be deadly — the average cost of a breach is $3.9 million. And cyberattacks are increasing in frequency and scale each year. 2019 was labeled the worst year…


Cybercriminals are exploiting the thirst for information amid the pandemic — be careful about what you download.

Working from your bedroom is no longer a luxury. The COVID-19 outbreak made it a reality for many. Companies are shifting to remote work on unprecedented rates, but this puts the security of…


Effective cybersecurity can be elusive, but knowledge and awareness can help. Here’s a list of the 20 most important facts to know so you can protect your business.

1. The 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report found that 94% of malware was delivered by email. (Verizon)

2. The most malicious email…


Coronavirus-themed cyberattacks are ramping up amid the crisis

While the escalating Covid-19 outbreak is giving us enough to worry about already, cybercriminals are adding more to the mix. Hackers are exploiting the chaos and fear caused by the crisis to carry out attacks. …


Remote work has exacerbated an already plaguing practice — discordant communication.

Harmony, synergy, and every other fancy word for teamwork all require collaboration. And productive collaboration demands fruitful communication. With many companies gazing at a remote horizon, the need for dynamic, user-friendly communication is growing.

It has always been important…


The coronavirus pandemic has reignited the debate over another menacing presence facing democracies around the world. That’s mass surveillance, which comes with the loss of privacy rights.

Countries like China have well-documented histories of spying on their citizens. Few were surprised by the even more intrusive measures imposed during their…


While the sudden change to remote work can be a hassle, tools like a VPN for remote access can help.

The Covid-19 pandemic is pushing businesses into uncharted territory. Hundreds of organizations are moving to the remote work model, and for many, it’s proving to be difficult. But it doesn’t…

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