cybersecurity

Cyber-attacks in healthcare sector: Diagnosis and Treatment

  In 2018, two patients rushed into the emergency room of Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix. Dr. Paul Pugsley examined these two patients. One of the patients was an elderly lady who was suspected to be suffering from stroke. The other patient was suffering from a severe pain in chest. Dr. Pugsley suspected it a case of heart attack. To confirm whether the old lady was suffering from stroke because of

Online Safety at Work: Our Collective Responsibility

Your organization’s online safety and security are a responsibility every employee shares.  Today all workplaces face the growing risk of cyberattacks. No matter where you are employed – whether it’s at corporate headquarters, a downtown restaurant, hospital, government agency or school ‒ online safety and security are a responsibility we all share. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, there are more than 30 million small businesses nationwide. These organizations have a

Helping to protect the internet is “Our Shared Responsibility” that begins at home.

WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 1, 2018 ‒ Today marks the first day of the 15th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), an extensive online safety awareness and education initiative co-led by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Each week throughout the month will highlight cybersecurity awareness by examining a specific theme. Focus areas include practicing good cybersecurity at home; building a capable cyber workforce; establishing a strong culture

IMPORTANCE OF VPN IN CYBER SECURITY

IMPORTANCE OF VPN IN CYBER SECURITY In today’s age, we put information and data about ourselves on the internet than we even realize. Our whole personalities, including likes, dislikes, people of interest, personal hobbies, our places of work among others can be found online by anyone just by simply going through our social media profiles on sites like Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. But the internet does not just comprise social

Cost-Saving Ways to Implement a Cyber Security Plan

The obligations of maintaining sufficient cybersecurity are growing for individuals, businesses, and governments alike. The global cyber security market, once valued at $3.5 billion in 2004, is projected to reach $231 billion by 2022. The number of targets at risk is also growing at an alarming rate. According to experts at Intel, our planet could have 200 billion connected devices by 2020, about 26 “smart objects” for every single person

In-depth Guide to Ransomware & How to Minimize the Damage Caused By Them

In-depth Guide to Ransomware & How to Minimize the Damage Caused By Them The world that we reside in is flawed and imperfect – just like us mortals. Despite the best attempts of keeping private information secure and protected, there’s always the likelihood that the small window through which hacking experts manage to steal sensitive information and documents, might be open. Although many might attempt to refute these claims, surveys