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May31, 2018

Summer of Security 2018

By |Free Stuff, Tips and Tricks|

Are you ready to rock and roll? Then tune into the Summer of Security! We're giving away free posters, t-shirts, infographics, and tips & tricks all summer long. We know how easy it is to forget about cyber security when you're enjoying these warm months. You have exciting travel plans, kids to take to the pool, and sun to soak up. Your data is probably the last thing on your mind! So let us keep [...]

Aug09, 2018

Best Security Practices for Work on the Road Infographic

By |Ask The Experts, Free Stuff, Tips and Tricks|

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Aug09, 2018

Why Clickbait is Dangerous and What You Can Do About It

By |Ask The Experts, Security & Pop Culture, Security Awareness 101|

This Couple Stopped Drinking Tap Water for a Year: The Results Will Shock You! A distant relative to spam, clickbait has long plagued social media sites and search engines. The ever-important “click” generates more value than the actual content hidden behind the headline. Most of this is the direct result of a viral economy. Attention-grabbing headlines equal clicks. Clicks equal traffic. Traffic equals advertisers. Advertisers equal money. That’s why clickbait headlines, like the one [...]

Jul29, 2018

How to “Smartphone” Responsibly

By |Kids and Security, Tips and Tricks|

With great power comes great responsibility, and our smartphones have a lot of power! These days we rely on our phones for communication, transportation, payment, and so much more. It’s hard for many of us to imagine life without a phone in hand. What should you do (and NOT do) to be a responsible, secure, polite, smartphone operator?   1. DON’T allow your phone to distract you from your surroundings You know how easy it [...]

Jul24, 2018

Threat Intelligence: Approaching Security Awareness the Smart Way

By |Ask The Experts, Guest Post, Security Awareness Programs|

Technological progress has always been a double-edged sword empowering organizations of all sizes to digitalize their processes but also creating room for multiple types of hacking attacks and scams. In order to manage this tension and leverage online assets such as websites, email, and third-party applications, it’s necessary to think ahead and take steps to protect customers, employees, and everyone else from cyberfraud. For that reason, companies have increased funding for combating economic crime. But [...]

Jul17, 2018

How To Maintain Security When Employees Work Remotely

By |Ask The Experts, Guest Post, Security Awareness 101, Security Awareness Programs|

Remote working is great – but it presents security challenges that have to be addressed.   The modern workplace is markedly different from the 9-5 equivalent of even 15 years ago. Mature businesses offer a variety of schemes to entice information workers into challenging jobs and provide hours that suit them. Many employers provide flextime, some offer career breaks and an increasing proportion offer remote working as an option. Remote working is simply a [...]

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