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5 trends from 2017 that will still matter in 2018

There were too many lessons to count, so here are 5 things that aren’t going away any time soon.

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The best kept secret in cybersecurity is protecting U.S. banks against catastrophic attacks

The Sheltered Harbor cybersecurity initiative for U.S. banks and financial services firms protects against hacker attacks.

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Credential recovery: disaster recovery for the consumer

The question is, help desk vs. self-service?

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The risk of shadow IT to business continuity

We hear about IT systems going down but how much do we think about whether incidents could have been prevented by taking adequate risk mitigation measures?

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15% off APC 11-Outlet Surge Protector with USB Charging Ports and SurgeArrest - Deal Alert

Be it a lightning strike that destroys a home entertainment center or fluctuating power that degrades the life of your electronics – surges, lightning, and power disturbances can have a devastating impact on the valuable electronics...

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What you’re doing to protect your data isn’t working

To address the confidence gap that exists between IT and executive leadership, there’s a much-needed dialogue that needs to occur in understanding the current state of IT systems and the impacts those systems have on overall business. ...

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The power of a single insider – lessons from Twitter

A recent Twitter incident should be a great reminder for others on how one single person inside your organization can cause a significant incident with a lot of public exposure.

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23% off APC 600VA 7-outlet Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) with USB Charging - Deal Alert

The new APC BE600M1 Back-UPS has 7 total outlets: 5 battery backup outlets plus 2 Surge Protection outlets, more than ever before. BE600M1 Back-UPS is capable of powering your wireless networking equipment for 2 to 6 hours when power...

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5 worst cybersecurity habits with catastrophic consequences

These cybersecurity habits can have devastating effects. Make sure you — and your employees — aren't following them.

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Why you should — and shouldn't — harness Azure for disaster recovery

The cost and flexibility benefits of Azure's public cloud make it an obvious choice for a disaster recovery platform. But how well do you know Azure and what challenges could you face in harnessing its power?

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Surviving ransomware by keeping things simple

Ransomware is a topic everyone knows about, but unless you've experienced a ransomware attack, it's hard to really describe and understand the stress associated with these events.

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Cyber resiliency – a key to corporate survival (and sleep)

The recent major cybersecurity events – including WannaCry, NotPetya, and most recently, the Equifax data breach – underscore the need for organizations to be able to respond quickly to incidents (in some cases multiple incidents at...

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Ransomware: What you need to know now | Salted Hash Ep 1, Pt 4

Reporters Fahmida Rashid and Steve Ragan talk about the latest ransomware threats, the holes in IT security and the burdens on enterprises.

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There is no such thing as a DR test failure

The key to performing disaster recovery tests for your company is that, no matter the results, your real objective is to learn from the situation and your team’s process. Often times, it’s people not technology that make or break a...

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Engineering firm exposes SCIF plans and power vulnerability reports

Chris Vickery, director of cyber risk research at UpGuard, Inc., says that a misconfigured Rsync server maintained by Power Quality Engineering, Inc. (PQE) exposed client information pertaining to critical infrastructure for the City...

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Ticking bomb #sprawl! 3 ways to combat it now

Understanding how hybrid cloud economics changes behavior – snapshotting in particular – and how that results in unintended security exposure, both on-prem and in the cloud. But first, an easy to understand analogy about home...

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How to make your disaster recovery GDPR compliant

With GDPR coming into effect on 25 May 2018, it's costing businesses significant time and money to ensure compliance with the new regulations. But when it comes to your IT have you really covered all bases? Have you thought about your...

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Security and education in the wake of WannaCry, Petya

To prevent from becoming victims of cyber attacks like WannaCry, enterprises should regularly back up data, patch software and use automated security services.

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