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Cybersecurity 101 for Credit Unions: How to Strengthen Your Cybersecurity Posture
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Credit Unions Cybersecurity Posture
Posted on Thursday, October 31st, 2019 by
How can credit union professionals strengthen their cybersecurity posture? Much like banks, credit unions hold large amounts of highly sensitive data about members, including financial and personal information such as credit scores, banking information and investment history. In this blog article, we'll talk about why cybersecurity is important for credit unions, how credit unions can evaluate and improve their cybersecurity posture, and which first steps credit unions should undertake to strengthen their security defenses.

Topics: Compliance, Control Assessment, Cybersecurity Posture, Security Practices, Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized

Posted on Thursday, October 17th, 2019 by
In this blog article, we're talking about what a privacy violation is and give examples of privacy violations across industries. We're also providing guidance about how organizations can make sure that they don’t end up in the crosshairs of the FTC and similar bodies, e.g. by implementing privacy frameworks such as NIST or the GDPR.

Topics: Privacy & Security

Data Privacy_NIST Privacy Framework
Posted on Wednesday, October 9th, 2019 by
What is the NIST Privacy Framework and how does it relate to data privacy? Currently in draft stage, the framework was designed to help organizations determine the risk levels of data privacy within their systems. In this article, we take a look at the new NIST Privacy Framework and how it can help your business meet data privacy requirements.

Topics: Compliance, Cyber Law, Privacy & Security, Resource, Security Practices, Trends & Technologies

Social Engineering
Posted on Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 by
How can today’s cyber-aware businesses prevent social engineering attacks? In this blog article, we look at some techniques and measures that an enterprise can use to protect their network and resources against the scourge of social engineering-based cyber-attacks, including security awareness training, phishing simulation, cybersecurity posture assessments etc.

Topics: Cybersecurity Posture, Managed Security Services, MSS, Phishing, Social Engineering, Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized

Social Engineering Examples
Posted on Thursday, September 26th, 2019 by
What are some of the most common social engineering examples and attack techniques that individuals and organizations need to know? In this blog article, we describe scenarios such as phishing, whaling, fakes and pretexting, tailgating, etc.

Topics: Phishing, Social Engineering, Tips & Tricks, Trends & Technologies

Posted on Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 by
What exactly is social engineering and how does it work? In this blog article, we talk about this very popular (ethical) hacking practice, describe how and why it works and provide a breakdown of a socially engineered scam.

Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity Posture, Penetration Testing, Phishing, Security Practices

Posted on Thursday, September 12th, 2019 by
With digital transformation becoming the watchword of the first half of the 21st century, what is the outlook on this trending topic now and in the future? In this article, we look at how digital transformation has revolutionized businesses with the latest trends and technologies, including blockchain, DevOps, cloud computing, data privacy and artificial intelligence, just to name a few.

Topics: Artificial Intelligence, BIg Data, CISO, Cloud Security, Digital Transformation, Machine Learning, Managed Security Services, Security Practices, Trends & Technologies

Capital One Data Breach
Posted on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019 by
What are the some of the lessons learned from the recent and unarguably massive Capital One data breach? In this blog article, we take a look at what happened and what we can do to prevent our own organization from suffering a data breach.

Topics: Managed Security Services, Penetration Testing, Security Practices, Tips & Tricks

Posted on Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 by
To manage the increasing cybersecurity spend and to ensure specialist coverage, a growing number of companies is outsourcing security projects to a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP). What are the general benefits of engaging with an MSSP, as opposed to managing your security in house? In this blog article, we look at some of the general reasons why outsourcing cybersecurity protection may be a good idea for your business.

Topics: Cloud Security, Compliance, Cybersecurity Posture, Managed Security Services, MSS, Risk management, Security Operations Center, Threat Risk Assessments

Posted on Tuesday, August 20th, 2019 by
All too soon, the summer holidays will come to an end. For some of us, this means getting back to work, starting a new job, or sending our children off to school or university. We don’t think twice about teaching our children about road safety, but now we have to add cybersecurity to the things we teach our children about. In this blog article, we've gathered some cybersecurity tips to help keep parents and their children cybersecure and in today's increasingly digital world.

Topics: Phishing, Security Practices, Tips & Tricks

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