Cyber Risk Aware Blog

Ransomware Prevention!

[fa icon="calendar'] May 13, 2017 12:41:13 PM / by Stephen Burke posted in CyberCrime, Phishing, Ransomware, Data Protection, Phishing Simulation, securty awareness training

A widespread cyber attack has been coming folks, and many security professionals are attempting to increase awareness for staff and companies.

Two days ago I shared an article from AIG that stated "systemic cyber attacks" were expected this year across several sectors, including healthcare.

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Data Protection: Regulations are Tightening...

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 21, 2017 9:59:30 PM / by Stephen Burke posted in Data Protection, GDPR

Non-compliance regulations are tightening. Are your people and technology prepared to pay the cost?

As the recent Amazon Cloud ‘outage’ shows, it doesn’t require cyber criminals, or malware to take down a company. A human typo will also do the trick.

The same is true of data protection, with human error being the number one cause of data breaches, according to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).

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