Mar 07, 2018

How Poor Cybersecurity Practices Can Destroy Businesses

By | March 7th, 2018|Ask The Experts, Guest Post, Security Awareness 101|

In a modern world that is constantly changing to catch up to new internet technology, cybersecurity for businesses becomes more and more relevant and important. This is so much so that poor cybersecurity practices can mean the end of a thriving business. Everything from a simple weak password to not [...]

Mar 01, 2018

Phone Addiction and the National Day of Unplugging

By | March 1st, 2018|Kids and Security, Security Awareness 101|

Have you ever tracked the amount of time you spend in front of a screen on a given day? What about the number of times you check your phone or smartwatch? It’s a huge part of our daily routines that barely requires a second thought as if it’s completely natural [...]

Feb 27, 2018

How Much Is My Digital Identity Worth?

By | February 27th, 2018|Ask The Experts, Security Awareness 101|

You are probably aware of the Dark Web, a back channel of the internet where cybercriminals can sell the data they’ve gathered from data breaches. In fact, the Dark Web is between 500 and 5,000 times bigger than the internet you use every day. Have you ever considered whether your [...]

Feb 20, 2018

Keeping Kids Safe from Identity Theft

By | February 20th, 2018|Kids and Security, Security Awareness 101|

Your kids may not be able to do much with their social security numbers, but cyber criminals can! Identity thieves can apply for credit cards, housing, government benefits, and more if they can get their hands on a child’s information. Each year, about 1.3 million kids have their identity stolen. [...]

Feb 15, 2018

Selling Your Stuff Online? Watch Out for These Scams

By | February 15th, 2018|Ask The Experts, Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

The downside of the internet is never more prevalent than when you attempt to sell a personal item online. Whether it’s via eBay or Craigslist or Facebook Marketplace, scammers are on the constant hunt for fresh victims, especially first-timers who venture into the world of selling goods and services. For [...]

Feb 13, 2018

Keeping Your Photos Safe, Secure, and Private

By | February 13th, 2018|Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

Every memorable moment of our lives can be captured by a photograph. Now that all of our mobile devices have cameras attached, we can easily capture all of those moments and more. But do you ever think about where a photo might end up after you take it? Maybe you [...]

Feb 05, 2018

Safer Internet Day 2018

By | February 5th, 2018|Ask The Experts, Kids and Security, Security Awareness 101|

February 6 marks the celebration of Safer Internet Day (SID), an awareness campaign that started in Europe in 2004 and is now a global event that joins over 100 countries. The goal, per, is to “not only create a safer internet but also a better internet, where everyone is [...]

Jan 30, 2018

How to Create a Cybersecurity Culture in Your Office (for Free!)

By | January 30th, 2018|Free Stuff, Planning SA Programs, Security Awareness 101, Security Awareness Programs, Tips and Tricks|

You’re in charge of keeping the employees in your office educated about cybersecurity – a little daunting, right? Security policies seem to change every day, and consistent training can become expensive. So how can you get your employees’ attention focused on cybersecurity while staying on a budget?   Posters, Posters [...]

Jan 25, 2018

Understanding the Internet of Me

By | January 25th, 2018|Ask The Experts, Security Awareness 101|

In celebration of Data Privacy Day 2018, our friends over at created an excellent infographic that neatly visualizes “Your Privacy in a Growing Internet of Me”. You can download it here or from the source below. The Internet of Me is your personally connected world of apps and devices [...]

Jan 18, 2018

5 Common Cybersecurity Mistakes to Avoid in 2018

By | January 18th, 2018|Ask The Experts, Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

2017 brought new challenges for personal security, and 2018 will likely do the same. While we have little control over major data breaches as individuals, we do have control over our own personal security processes. Here are five common cybersecurity mistakes to avoid in the coming year and beyond.   [...]

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