Tag: Cybersecurity

vCISO

Think You Can’t Afford a Chief Information Security Officer? Meet the vCISO! No one disputes the value of a full-time Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) as part of a company’s executive team, but not all businesses can afford the $250,000+ per year that such a position often commands. If you’re a SMB, what are your…

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Compliance and Governance

Compliance and Governance: When Technology Just Isn’t Enough “If you think technology [alone] can solve your security problems, then you don’t understand the problems and you don’t understand the technology.” -Bruce Schneier, industry-recognized cryptographer/computer security and privacy specialist. The threat to technology-based information assets is higher now than it has ever been. As technology has…

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Security Assessment

Don’t Guess; Know Your Risk with a Full Security Assessment Everyone knows that there’s some level of risk involved when it comes to a company’s critical and secure data, information assets, and facilities. But how do you quantify and prepare for the ever-growing risks surrounding cybersecurity? The purpose of an IT security assessment is to…

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Routers

Routers: Directing Traffic on the Information Superhighway Routers have a long and storied history, originally developed in the 1960s as part of the Advanced Research Projects Agency Network (ARPANET), and at that time referred to as a “gateway.” Since then, although their design has evolved, their function remains virtually the same: to analyze the contents…

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Backup and Data Protection

Setting Up Secure Backup and Data Protection Just Got Easier With the volume of data growing at an exponential rate worldwide, backup and data protection has become more difficult than ever. As traditional methods, such as tape libraries and secondary sites, fall behind, many organizations are looking to the cloud for safe and protected storage…

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