Maximizing Security: Why Colleges & Universities Should Hire a Managed Security Services Provider

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Maximizing Security: Why Colleges & Universities Should Hire a Managed Security Services Provider Colleges and universities play a vital role in fostering innovation, research, and education. However, they are increasingly becoming targets for cybercriminals due to their often weak security measures, valuable research data, and personal information. Hiring a managed security services provider (MSSP) can … Read more

Optimizing Identity and Access Management in Manufacturing

Identity and Access Management in Manufacturing

Optimizing Identity and Access Management in Manufacturing In today’s digital landscape, U.S. manufacturers increasingly depend on interconnected systems and data-driven processes to drive innovation and maintain competitive edges. And yet, this reliance on technology also brings significant cybersecurity challenges. Modernizing identity and access management across manufacturing organizations is critical to safeguarding networks, transforming governance, and … Read more

Creating a Culture of Security in the Age of AI-Driven Cyber Threats

AI-Driven Cyber Threats

Creating a Culture of Security in the Age of AI-Driven Cyber Threats As cyber threats continue to evolve and artificial intelligence (AI) exponentially increases the sophistication and rate of these attacks, the most common vector of attack becomes the pivotal line of defense – the end user. Businesses are pouring unprecedented resources into their cyber … Read more

The Critical Need for Penetration Tests in the Manufacturing Sector

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The Critical Need for Penetration Tests in the Manufacturing Sector In today’s digital age, manufacturers are critical to the U.S. economy; however, they are increasingly at risk due to their reliance on complex technological systems to drive efficiency, innovation, and competitiveness. This digital transformation exposes them to significant cybersecurity threats. One crucial defense mechanism is … Read more

Rising Threat of DDoS Attacks in Healthcare

Rising Threat of DDoS Attacks in Healthcare

Rising Threat of DDoS Attacks in Healthcare The global healthcare IT market is projected to reach $974.5 billion by 2027, highlighting the critical need for enhanced cybersecurity measures. Today, much of the healthcare industry’s work is digital,  leveraging technology to execute medical procedures, store electronic medical records (EMR, or patient medical history maintained by a … Read more

Why You Need a Routine Penetration Test

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Why You Need a Routine Penetration Test Ugh. How embarrassing! Let’s say you suddenly found yourself in the position of notifying your partners, clients, and vendors that cyber criminals may now have their data – because YOU failed to protect it. How would you feel? Pretty bad? But wait! There’s more. Your mortification will be … Read more

CMMC 2.0 Compliance: Preparing for Certification

CMMC 2.0 Compliance: Preparing for Certification

With cybercrime projected to cause global losses of up to $10.5 trillion annually by 2025, industries like federal contracting and national defense face unprecedented risks. To fortify the security of its supply chain, the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) introduced the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). Now, with the introduction of CMMC 2.0, this framework … Read more

Data Center Tiers – What Are They?

Data Center Tiers – What Are They?

The datacenter tiers help people understand the capabilities of a datacenter by describing the availability of data from the hardware at the datacenter.

HIPAA+SOC 2: Why Dual Compliant Healthcare Hosting

HIPAA+SOC 2: Why Dual Compliant Health Care Hosting

HIPAA+SOC 2: Why Dual-Compliant Healthcare Hosting In today’s digital healthcare landscape, ensuring the security and privacy of sensitive patient data has never been more crucial. HIPAA-compliant and SOC 2-compliant hosting is the bedrock for data and healthcare application security and integrity. For healthcare organizations navigating the complexities of data protection, understanding the importance of HIPAA and … Read more

Healthcare: Phishing, Ransomware & the Quantum Leap

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Healthcare: Phishing, Ransomware & the Quantum Leap In the rapidly evolving arena of healthcare cybersecurity, frontline defenses are continually tested by sophisticated phishing and ransomware attacks. Insights from the 2023 HIMSS Healthcare Cybersecurity Survey, released this month, illuminate this battlefield, revealing that 58.52 percent of healthcare organizations pinpointed email phishing as the initial breach point, … Read more