IT Network Security Assessment

Network Security Assessment – What Is It?

Over the last three or four years, cybersecurity measures and business technology networks have changed and become a lot more complex. This presents challenges to many companies who want to be sure they are accessing the best protection needed in the modern online world.  For instance, we no longer simply rely on desktop computers in … Continued

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Company Network Security

Nearly 75% Of Company Network Security Breaches Come from Within

A recent study conducted by information security company, Clearswift, shows that nearly 75% of company network security breaches come from within the company itself, not as a result of hacker groups. With over 600 senior business decision makers and 1200 employees from around the world polled, these shocking findings helped to provide some insight into … Continued

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Top 5 Company Network Security Threats and How to Mitigate Them

Something that every business owner fears is a network security breach where cybercriminals gain access to valuable data which could cause tremendous losses. With today’s cybercriminals becoming more advanced than ever and with technology being used more than ever, the threat of attack is real and business owners need to understand the company network security … Continued

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Protection from cyber criminals

How to defend yourself against cybercriminals

Instances of penetration of companies’ network security by a cybercriminal are on the rise, and business leaders are increasingly concerned about it. PwC’s 2015 US State of Cybercrime Survey, which quizzed 500 US executives, security experts, and others from the public and private sectors, revealed that 76% of respondents were “more concerned about cybersecurity threats” … Continued

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cyber crime

Company Network Security: New Cybersecurity Certification Launched to Address Behavioral Analytics

In a bid to combat the increasing risk of cyber-attacks and help maintain company network security, a ground-breaking, vendor-neutral certification – CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) has been launched. The certification is the first of its kind to bring behavioral analytics to the forefront of cyber threat detection, rather than focusing solely on the technical aspects … Continued

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gmail phishing attack

Phishing Attack Targets Gmail Users

A new phishing attack targeting Gmail users is making the rounds and it’s so sophisticated, it’s fooling even the most security conscious users. How does it work? The phishing attack aims to steal usernames and passwords from users, allowing the cyber criminals behind the attacks to access their Gmail accounts as well as other services. Like … Continued

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DDOS Attack

Network Security: Heightened DDoS Threat Posed by Mirai and Other Botnets

Company Network Security systems are facing a heightened DDoS threat from Mirai and other botnets. Recently, IoT devices – such as printers, routers, video cameras, and smart TVs – have been used to create large scale botnets. These networks of devices infected with self-propagating malware, allowing them to carry out crippling distributed denial-of-service attacks. How … Continued

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